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Social Media Intern

R\West PDX

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R\West is a full-service marketing agency seeking a part-time social media intern in our Portland office.

This is a paid internship requiring approximately 16-20 hours each week. The social media intern will assist the social media department with day-to-day management of our clients’ social media channels and providing support in the content creation process.

Our ideal intern will be pursuing or have a bachelor’s degree in advertising, public relations, business, communications, or another relevant liberal arts degree. Please highlight any relevant experience, why you’re interested in social media, and why you think you might be a good fit for our office. Previous internship experience is a plus, but not a requirement.

PRIMARY DUTIES:

  • Assist in the creation of bi-weekly and monthly content calendars for various clients and post frequencies
  • Support social team creative lead in asset production through photography and video
  • Upload and schedule content to be published on client social media profiles
  • Engage with online communities on a daily basis through client social media profiles
  • Assist in the copywriting process for multiple channels (i.e. Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Linkedin and the company’s blog platform)
  • Provide support in reporting and analytics, as needed

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Previous hands on experience with social media (professional or personal)
  • Passion for social media and researching new trends
  • Creative eye and ability to take pictures
  • Proficient writing skills
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Self-starter with the ability to problem-solve
  • Attention to detail and excellent organizational skills

This is a great opportunity for someone who is looking to grow and develop their experience and skills. R\West is a hardworking, fun and collaborative environment with some amazing high-profile clients. Not to mention we often have small furry friends (dogs) running around our office. Think you’ve got what it takes? Send your resume and cover letter to Jordanm@rwest.com.

Though we don’t currently have any openings, we’re always looking for innovative minds ready to put their stamp on the industry. Whether you’re just starting out and looking for an internship or you’re an old vet seeking a new opportunity, drop us a line – we’d love to hear from you.