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Charlotte-based Red Moon Marketing agency will be activating for two of its clients (Proctor & Gamble and Harris Teeter) for the Cooper River Bridge Run, coming up the first weekend of April. The marketing agency is looking for several folks who might be interested in the experience that could help Thursday-Saturday of that week. This is a position(s) that would be paid hourly. See below for specifics:

P&G Brand Ambassador Tasks:

  • Help setting up and breaking down the event (10×10 tent, tables, tablecloths, samples, etc.)
  • Interacting with runners in a positive and personable manner
  • Distributing giveaways and samples to runners

P&G Event Details:

  • Health & Wellness Expo
    • Location: Charleston Area Convention Center (5001 Coliseum Dr. North Charleston, SC 29418)
    • Expected Attendance:40,000-70,000 runners, walkers & friends; race packet pick-up takes place at this Expo
    • Show Hours: Thursday, April 4th 12 Noon – 8 PM & Friday, April 5th 8 AM – 8 PM
    • Exhibitor Breakdown: Friday, April 5th 8 PM – Midnight

Finish Festival

  • Location: Marion Square – Calhoun & Meeting St., Downtown Charleston
  • Expected Attendance:40,000-70,000 runners, walkers & friends
  • Exhibitor Set-up: Friday, April 5th after 8 PM & Saturday, April 6th 5:30 – 7:30 AM
  • Festival Hours: Saturday, April 6th 8 AM – 12 Noon
  • Festival Breakdown: Saturday, April 6th 12 Noon – 3 PM

For more information on how to get involved, please email Patrick Rineman at Patrick.rineman@redmoonmkt.com.

Paid Data Entry/SEO Intern for VetFriends

By Cassandra P. Foster
Posted on 4 February 2019 | 1:18 pm — 

Intern Position II: Marketing Assistant – Data Entry/SEO
VetFriends.com

Hourly Rate: $12/hr
Number of Hours per week: 15-20
Learning Objectives: Attain Marketing experience working with VetFriends.com – a U.S. Military Veteran web-based company with over 2.5 Million nationwide members & 10,000 online catalog products. Learn online processes in SEO, e-commerce data entry, along with basic photo editing for the online catalog.

Qualifications/Knowledge/Skills desired:
-Strong attention to detail & focus
-Excellent grammar skills
-Positive attitude, eagerness to learn
-Good research skills
-Ability to take on projects on your own and with a team

Tasks/Responsibilities include:
Assist Marketing Analytics manager with a variety of assignments such as:
– E-commerce: Add new Amazon products & images
– Data Entry: updating product descriptions & images for the online catalog
– SEO work: Locate and add meta descriptions and title tags to products this will be
– Product Photos: locate/update and resize Product images to improve

To view internship description and apply, log onto CofC’s HandShake and click here: https://cofc.joinhandshake.com/jobs/2373719/share_preview

Applications close on Feb. 28th at 12am.

Paid Social Media Intern for VetFriends

By Cassandra P. Foster
Posted on 4 February 2019 | 1:16 pm — 

Intern Position 1: Marketing Assistant – Social Media/PR
VetFriends.com

Hourly Rate: $12/hr
Number of Hours per week: 15-20
Learning Objectives: Attain Marketing experience working with VetFriends.com – a U.S. Military Veteran web-based company with over 2.5 Million nationwide members & 10,000 online catalog products. Learn online marketing and advertising strategies, social media promotions, Search Engine Optimization work and website optimization.

Qualifications/Knowledge/Skills desired:
-Strong attention to detail & focus
-Excellent grammar skills
-Good communication and problem-solving skills
-Familiar with Instagram, Facebook, YouTube, and other sites
-Positive attitude, eagerness to learn
-Good research skills
-Ability to take on projects on your own and with a team

Tasks/Responsibilities include:
Assist Marketing Analytics manager with a variety of assignments such as:
– Proofreading/Web Testing: make test purchases and proof website looking for errors
– Social Media: Upload YouTube videos and help create new versions
– Social Media Posts: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube, Google+
– Public Relations: Search for negative online reviews and turn them over to Customer Service
– Web Copy-writing: Update Emails, transaction receipts, communications.

To view internship description and apply, log onto CofC’s HandShake and click here: https://cofc.joinhandshake.com/jobs/2373681/share_preview

Applications close on Feb. 28th, 2019 at 12am.

PAID INTERN ($10 an hour) – Marketing & Member Relations Internship for Western Farmers Electric Cooperative

Western Farmers Electric Cooperative (WFEC) has a Marketing Internship opportunity in our Marketing & Member Relations department at our Headquarters in Anadarko, Ok or our satellite office in Moore, Ok. To be eligible for the Internship you must be a full-time student at a college or university with a declared Marketing or Communications major. The internship will take place during the summer months (mid-May to mid-August). The hourly rate offered for this internship will be based off of student classification. This position provides an excellent opportunity to gain exposure and knowledge in the marketing and communication field.

WFEC, is an electrical Generation and Transmission company headquartered in Anadarko, Oklahoma. Member-owners consist of 21 distribution cooperatives, which, in turn, serve the total electric needs to three-fourths of the state of Oklahoma and parts of New Mexico. Our internship is designed to assist in our Marketing & Communications Department.

Internship Outline of Duties, Responsibilities, and Opportunities

Marketing Duties

  • Assist Marketing Coordinator with annual Emerging Technology Conference. Duties to include:
  • Soliciting and tracking sponsorships for conference
  • Assisting with organizing event details
  • Organizing and assembling attendee packets, golf tournament prizes, etc.
  • Other duties related to conference planning as assigned
  • Field duties with each Marketing Representative to include:
  • Manager, Marketing & CommunicationsEducation with WFEC staff and distribution cooperatives to learn about Marketing programs relating to Electric Vehicles, solar and wind generation
  • Put together marketing project relating to intern’s field of study
  • C&I Marketing Managers
  • Visit WFEC distribution cooperatives to learn about the marketing programs at those cooperatives
  • Assist with projects related to WFEC’s energy efficiency programs and website
  • Assist in promotion and research of the electric vehicle program, solar and wind program
  • Provide assistance with various projects for distribution cooperatives as required

Communications/PR Duties

  • Assist with updating WFEC Marketing/Key Accounts website
  • Assist with identifying and researching Key Account PR and newsletter story opportunities
  • Update and organize information and communications for Key Account Toolkit
  • Work with scheduling and organizing WFEC Electric Vehicle booth at Cooperative’s Annual Meetings
  • Assist in updating WFEC Board App

General Office Duties

  • Assist with wide range of assigned clerical tasks
  • Filing, organizing, assembling packets and distributing information to cooperatives and partners, making copies, shredding, assembling materials for presentation and mailings, data entry, general clerical tasks
  • Assist with organizing office suite and storage area
  • Conduct annual inventory of logo room items and keep inventory stocked
  • Assist employees and Board members in logo room

Skills & Proficiencies

  • Excellent written and oral communications skills
  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite including Word, Excel and PowerPoint preferred
  • Ability to research, organize and report using traditional resources as well as the internet
  • Analytical skills
  • Must be organized, efficient and able to multitask
  • Proficiency in using Email & conducting Internet research
  • Self-directed project management skills are a plus
  • Excellent people and customer service skills. This position involves a great deal of personal interaction with customers and members.
  • Sales and fundraising experience preferred
  • Experience in Photoshop, Adobe PageMaker or InDesign, and Macromedia Dreamweaver preferred

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS: Requires a current driver’s license.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: The physical requirements described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand and walk. The employee must regularly lift and or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.

WORK ENVIRONMENT: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet.
If you would like to apply for this position, please visit our website at www.wfec.com and click on Employment or contact Susie White at 405-247-4383.

MUST MEET ALL PHYSICAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL REQUIREMENTS

WFEC IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY PROVIDER AND EMPLOYER MINORITIES, FEMALES, DISABILITY, AND VETS ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY
EOE/AA/M/F/DISABILITY/VETS

PR Intern wanted to assist local high tech agency

Wired Island is a Charleston-based PR and digital marketing agency with an international client base of high technology business-to-business clients. We are seeking a talented and tech savvy intern to assist in an ambitious media relations program for a new client that is revolutionizing how corporate meetings are organized and run. The assignment would be to help build awareness for the client and its products, and specifically increase visibility for a nationwide promotional tour the client is engaged in. Specific duties would be to research local press, media and influencers in key markets of the US, develop compelling pitches to help drive engagement and coverage, and prepare recap reports for each stop on the tour. Additional support with social media campaigns may be required. Some travel may be involved and the program culminates at the famous SXSW event in Austin, Texas. This is an ideal opportunity to gain critical PR & media relations experience and delve into the world of high tech PR and marketing.  Familiarity with basic PC/Mac and web-based tools such as G-drive, a firm grasp of the PR process, excellent writing skills, a self-starter mentality and creative thinking are all a must. Flexible hours and work environment can be arranged. Applicants should have their own PC/laptop. Minimum commitment of 10 hours week needed. This is a paid internship with the opportunity for longer-term employment. Respond with a brief background or resume to: mike@wiredislandpr.com.

Position Title: Sales Assistant Intern

Department/Group: Sponsorship/Partnership Sales

Position Type: Intern

Location: Charleston, SC

Hours: 8hrs/week (flexible)

Contact: Harriott Parker, Director of Sponsorship Sales, harriott@digsouth.com

Dates Needed: 2/4/19 – 4/26/19

Company Name: DIG SOUTH Company

 

SUMMARY

Our growing company is searching for a Sales Assistant Intern who can offer reliable support to the Director of Sales and help improve efficiency as sales volume increases. The Sales Assistant will be responsible for updating the Company’s CRM, organizing Google docs and ensuring that all deliverable items are being fulfilled by the deadline. If you have previous inside sales and/or admin experience and you’re interested in building your resume, learning new skills, gaining references and having fun, we encourage you to come intern with us.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES

  • Work directly with the Director of Sponsorship Sales
  • Assist in organizing all sales related documents
  • Update CRM with new leads, completed contracts, new tasks and updated POCs
  • Contact current clients to answer basic procedural questions
  • Assist in cold calling to set meetings on behalf of the Director of Sponsorship Sales
  • Assist in sales presentation materials
  • Assist in qualifying leads and updating leads lists

QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS

  • Sales Support experience
  • Proficiency in a CRM tool like Hubspot
  • Some knowledge of navigating and working on Google Docs
  • Strong work ethic, willingness to learn new things and ability to take instruction
  • Ability to prioritize and meet deadlines under pressure
  • Verbal and written communication skills

A look at what DIG SOUTH is: DIG SOUTH 2018 RECAP VIDEO

Social Media Internship with HAH Parking

By Cassandra P. Foster
Posted on 7 January 2019 | 10:27 am — 

HAH Parking Social Media Marketing Internship (downtown)

HAH Parking is hiring an expert in online and social media marketing. You must have knowledge and experience working with Facebook and Instagram Business Manager. You will be responsible for content creation, coordinating and executing the company’s social media strategy, working across key social media channels including Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube and Snapchat. Scheduling daily/weekly posts using video, photo etc.

Your job is to increase the number of followers by engaging with users on a daily basis. You will create marketing strategies to specifically target new and existing users via social media with both paid and organic advertising. This position requires extensive knowledge beyond basic social media marketing, you must know how to use business manager, create and target specific audiences in Charleston.

Qualifications: 

-Proven experience in online and social media marketing.

-Professional social media marketing skills beyond basic knowledge.

-The ability to fully utilize Facebook/Instagram Business Manager.

-Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

-An interest in marketing, communications, social media or reputation management.

-Design experience i.e. Adobe Illustrator, After Effects, Photoshop etc.

-Familiarity with key social media tools (e.g. Twitter and Facebook) and with Microsoft Office products (e.g. Word, PowerPoint, Excel).

-An ability to consistently demonstrate our values of insight, hard work, and effectiveness in your personal approach to work.

-An entrepreneurial attitude.

Learning Objectives: 

-Enhance understanding of social media marketing strategies.

-Increase experience balancing multiple projects while meeting deadlines.

-Experience audience cultivation techniques and database management.

*Hours are flexible, between 8-12 hours per week. You’ll be working directly with the co-founders of the company. CEO Victor Vitali and COO Rocky Vitali. Pay is negotiable depending on experience and capabilities.

To view job description visit: https://cofc.joinhandshake.com/jobs/2287999/share_preview

To apply for this position, log in at HandShake here: https://cofc.joinhandshake.com/login

HAH Parking Blogger Internship (downtown)

HAH Parking is hiring a part time blogger to write and manage articles related to parking in Charleston. Your primary goal will be to create, edit and publish content weekly. You must have proven experience, be highly motivated and able to work with a fast pace tech startup.

Responsibilities include: 

-Pitch new ideas for articles while considering tone, style, marketing goals and target audience.

-Write articles from scratch that pertain to Charleston, innovative technology, parking, local events, traffic, transportation and anything relevant to parking in Charleston.

-Thoroughly edit each post and eliminate awkward wording, misspellings, inaccuracies, inconsistencies and grammatical errors.

-Implement SEO using advanced, scalable SEO strategies.

-You will be responsible for overseeing all of the blog content on the website.

Qualifications: 

-Writing, editing, proofreading and communication skills

-A strong command of English spelling and grammar

-General social media skills

-General computer skills

-Must be able to deliver accurate information that represents HAH and fit the audience.

-Team player who is willing to think outside of the box and introduce creative new ideas.

We’re looking to hire for a part time position

*Hours are flexible, between 8-15 hours per week. You’ll be working directly with the co-founders of the company. CEO Victor Vitali and COO Rocky Vitali.

To view job description visit: https://cofc.joinhandshake.com/jobs/2288557/share_preview

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Strategy & Research Internship at Mythic

Mythic is currently seeking marketing/advertising students to assist our growing team. The internship is paid ($11.00/hour) and full time (40 hours/week). The 10-week program balances our organizational needs with your interests and professional aspirations. You’ll work under a mentor and have the supervision of a Strategy Director. Projects will be assigned based on current client needs and agency workload. You’ll get to exercise classroom concepts and theories in the workplace, including internal and external projects plus participate in strategic and creative brainstorm discussions. In addition, you’ll get professional development through internal training seminars.

About Mythic:
Mythic is a full-service advertising agency, located in uptown Charlotte, N.C., focused on consumer and business-to-business work for Fortune 500 brands. We offer a unique blend of high-caliber business consulting, flawless creative, advanced analytics, and proven implementation. For more information visit bemythic.com.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Candidate must be currently enrolled in an accredited college/university and be at least a rising junior
  • Working towards a degree in Business, Communications, Marketing, Advertising or related field
  • Strong computer skills including: Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint and Word

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Conduct client research and analysis, using different research methodologies
  • Competitive/industry
  • Specific projects/requests
  • Developing reports and briefing the team
  • Assist Strategic Planning team with creating new research and identifying new research tools
  • Support team with identifying and analyzing trends, both inside client categories and in society at large
  • Assist team in working with Account Services and Creative to develop strategic positioning and tactical marketing plans
  • Help drive proactive thinking on clients’ brands, uncovering and tracking innovative thinking across the industry
  • Support team in managing deliverables requested from Account leads
  • Support new business activity as requested
  • Active participation in brainstorms and ideations
  • Assist with building presentations, proposals and pitches
  • Attend client meetings and internal meetings

If you are interested in this position, please email your résumé and cover letter to summerinternships@bemythic.com.

Read the online job description here: https://cofc.joinhandshake.com/jobs/2281110/share_preview

Summer 2019 application deadline: February 15, 2019.

Candidates will be contacted one to three business weeks following the deadline.

Account Services Internship at Mythic

Mythic is currently seeking marketing/advertising students to assist our growing team. The internship is paid ($11.00/hour) and full time (40 hours/week). The 10-week program balances our organizational needs with your interests and professional aspirations. You’ll work under a mentor and have the supervision of an Account Director. Projects will be assigned based on current client needs and agency workload. You’ll get to exercise classroom concepts and theories in the workplace, including internal and external projects plus participate in strategic and creative brainstorm discussions. In addition, you’ll get professional development through internal training seminars.

About Mythic:
Mythic is a full-service advertising agency, located in uptown Charlotte, N.C., focused on consumer and business-to-business work for Fortune 500 brands. We offer a unique blend of high-caliber business consulting, flawless creative, advanced analytics, and proven implementation. For more information visit bemythic.com.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Candidate must be currently enrolled in an accredited college/university and be at least a rising junior
  • Working towards a degree in Business, Communications, Marketing, Advertising or related field
  • Strong computer skills including: Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint and Word

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Conduct client research and analysis in: 1) Competitive/industry 2) Specific projects/requests 3) Developing reports and briefing the team
  • Assist in maintaining status documents
  • Assist in developing Change Requests/Art Requests/Creative Briefs
  • Assist with managing the creative development process
  • Assist in maintaining Project Schedules and budget management
  • Assist with production, working with Production Director, routing proofs for approval, etc.
  • Provide proofing support, take notes and compile into conference reports
  • Active participation in brainstorms and ideations
  • Assist with building presentations, proposals and pitches
  • Attend client meetings and internal meetings and work with team on client follow-up and management

If you are interested in this position, please email your résumé and cover letter to summerinternships@bemythic.com.

Read the online job description here: https://cofc.joinhandshake.com/jobs/2281109/share_preview

Summer 2019 application deadline: February 15, 2019.

Candidates will be contacted one to three business weeks following the deadline.

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