Posted 3 weeks ago

Marketing Intern – Paid

Washington D.C. Metro Area

Play Octopus is the premier rideshare entertainment and video advertising platform. We place tablets in the backseats of rideshare vehicles (Uber and Lyft) to improve the driver and rider experience. We’re searching for a Sales and Marketing Intern to help our sales team with preparing reports and visuals for potential and existing clients. Our ideal candidate is a business-minded young professional that is ready to roll up their sleeves and help us on a variety of new projects. This is a paid internship.

Responsibilities:

  • Make sales materials and presentations
  • Video editing for presentations and social media
  • Write and edit blog posts
  • Draft press releases
  • Develop and administer content for social media and email communications
  • Make copy changes to the company website
  • Tracking social media metrics and results

Requirements:

  • Studying marketing, business, communications or related field
  • Familiar with Adobe Creative Cloud (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects)
  • Experience working with CMSs (WordPress is a plus)
  • Video editing experience
  • Excellent writing and editing skills
  • Experience with Mailchimp is a plus

What you’ll need…

  • Can-do and will-do attitude
  • Top-notch organization
  • Deadline-driven efficiency and reliability
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Familiarity with the latest trends in innovation and ongoing curiosity
  • Ability to work independently and balance several project deadlines
  • Strong written and oral communication skills

What’s in it for you…

  • Paid internship
  • Join a lean startup and collaborate closely with an incredibly passionate, experienced and committed team
  • Grow your career along with the company as we innovate and build a powerful business
  • Popcorn machine, virtual reality, cornhole, nerf wars, ping pong tables, company of dogs and maybe even an occasional octopus

Interested? You can apply here, but we also appreciate a quick cover email with your resume attached to careers@playoctopus.com.

Play Octopus is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer.

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