Social Media Internships

If you’re into social media, why not apply for an internship that involves social media skills?

Elizabeth Hoyt

May 17, 2016

Social Media Internships

By now, it’s been drilled into our minds: yes, social media can impact your future. But, why not use that fact to your advantage?

If you’re into social media, why not apply for an internship that involves social media skills?

There are plenty of opportunities out there for the Internet-savvy student!

Check out the following internships, involving social media skills:

Digital Marketing Internship – LIVESTRONG Foundation

Deadline: 8/19/16

The Digital Marketing Internship is available to current students and recent graduates. Interns work within the Foundation’s email and social media marketing campaigns.

Interns may be involved in work for the LIVESTRONG Blog, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and other social media networking sites, alongside working on larger email marketing campaigns, and using analytics tools to inform our digital marketing efforts.

Social Media Internship – New York Amsterdam News

Deadline: Varies

The Social Media Internship is available to applicants who have some experience in platforms including Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin, Youtube etc. You must be located in NYC to be considered for this position.

Video Internship – TerraCycle

Deadline: Varies

The Video Internship is available to students interested in video production and editing. Interns will assist in the filming, importing, and editing of raw video to create high quality videos that will be placed on DVD or uploaded to our YouTube channel. You must be highly skilled with a video camera and must be proficient in Final Cut Pro to be eligible for this internship.

Social Media Intern – Doctors Without Borders

Deadline: Varies

The Social Media Intern is available to experience with social media platforms including Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, Instagram, Youtube, Vimeo, and knowledge of other tools such as Flipboard and Storify. You must have experience with social media monitoring and scheduling tools. As an intern, you will select appropriate images to use in SM communications.

Sales Operations Intern – Twitter

Deadline: Varies

The Sales Operations Intern – MBA is available to students with a BA/BS degree or equivalent with specialization in marketing, finance, business, or related field of study.

You must have 2+ years of relevant experience in the Internet, Social Media, Finance or Strategy Consulting industries to be considered for this internship.

As an intern, you will develop or expand in-depth understanding of Twitter’s suite of Promoted Products and relevant advertising revenue metrics (CPM, RPU, etc.).

Front End Engineer, Intern/Co-Op – Facebook

Deadline: Varies

The Front End Engineer, Intern/Co-op is available to students pursing BS or MS degree in computer science or a related technical field. Intern will work with Product Designers to implement the next generation of Facebook products.

truTV Intern – Digital and Social Media

Deadline: Varies

The truTV Intern – Digital and Social Media is available to juniors, seniors, and graduate students attending a four year college.

You must be enrolled in school during the time of this internship, minimum GPA of 3.0, previous digital editorial or social media internship a plus to be considered for this position.

As an intern, you will support the editorial department in the creation of digital content related to various on-air properties.

Product Marketing Summer Intern – Twitter

Deadline: Varies

The Product Marketing Summer Intern is available to current college senior or first year MBA student from a competitive business school from a competitive university.

You must have digital experience – preferably in social media or digital advertising, excellent communication skills, both verbal and written to be considered for this internship.

As an intern, you will assist in the daily operational functions of the Product Marketing team.

Software Engineer Internship – Facebook

Deadline: Varies

The Software Engineer Internship is available to undergraduate and graduate students who are pursuing a degree in computer science or a related field.

Interns will help build the next generation of systems behind Facebook’s products, create web applications that reach millions of people, build high volume servers, and be a part of a team that’s working to help people connect with each other around the globe.

Brand Planner Intern – Twitter

Deadline: Varies

The Brand Planner Intern is available students who have a keen interest in Twitter.

You must be Graduation date of BA/BS degree of 2016 or 2017 and online/digital experience, preferably in social media to be considered for this internship.

As an intern, your primary responsibility is to drive the proposal process from analysis of the brief to the delivery of the final document through strategic planning and cross-organizational coordination in a timely manner.

Social Media Intern – Wikimedia Foundation, Inc.

Deadline: Varies

The Social Media Intern is available to graduate students who have a BA/BS or MA/MS.

You must be avid user of social media, including Facebook, Twitter, Google +, Instagram, Pinterest, with an understanding of what makes social content engaging on each platform to be considered for this position.

As an intern, you will gain hands-on experience supporting and contributing to the Wikimedia Foundation’s social media accounts, supporting social media strategies, and monitoring and engaging with users from around the world across multiple languages.

Data Scientist – Analytics, Intern/Co-OP – Facebook

Deadline: Varies

The Data Scientist – Analytics, Intern/Co-op is available to undergraduate and graduate students who are pursuing a degree in computer science, applied mathematics, statistics, operations research, or related technical field from a leading academic institution.

Interns will help own analytics for a particular product or business at Facebook and work with product managers and engineers to translate the analysis into meaningful impact to the business.

Associate Product Manager Internship – Google, Inc.

Deadline: Varies

The Associate Product Manager Internship is available to college juniors who are pursuing a degree in computer science.

As an Intern, you will work with engineers to define new features and grow Google products based on your understanding of user needs.

You will also conduct research on markets and competitors, focus on strategies that impact the direction of future products, and develop leadership experience in a variety of Google’s product areas.

Social Media Internship – Marvel Entertainment

Deadline: Varies

The Social Media Internship is available to full-time students.

Interns will be involved in social media reporting and analysis, assisting in maintaining the Marvel Audience Network, various online research projects and participation in brainstorming sessions.

An interest in Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and emerging social media networks/technologies is a must.

You must also demonstrate internet knowledge, strong writing, research, and Excel skills and attention to detail and the ability to multi-task to qualify for this internship.

Social Networking/ Marketing Internship – A.E. Schwartz Associates

Deadline: Varies

The Social Networking/Marketing Internship is open to students interested in media coordination.

Intern duties may include maintaining the social media space of the business, creating content to disseminate on social networks, working to identify a relevant audience and monitoring day-to-day social media conversations.

You must have excellent communication and organizational skills, the ability to work independently and in teams, the ability to follow through, computer skills, Internet knowledge and experience to be considered for this internship.

Marketing Assistant Internship – Appalachian Trail Conservancy (ATC)

Deadline: Varies

The Marketing Assistant Internship is available to students working towards a bachelor’s degree in marketing, or related field.

You must understand new technologies and applying to marketing principles, capable of writing reports, procedures and business correspondence to be considered for this position.

As an intern, you will maintain the ATC’s Facebook, Twitter, Flickr, and other social media accounts.

AllHipHop.com Internship

Deadline: Varies

AllHipHop.com Internship is available to currently enrolled in a college or university students that have a passion for urban music and culture; as well as marketing, communications, business development and social media.

You must provide a letter from your college or university confirming that you will receive school credit. Non-college students are welcomed to apply.

Candidates must also possess excellent computer skills and strong organizational skills. Photoshop, FinalCut, iMovie, PowerPoint, Keynote, Excel skills a major plus.

An intern with photography and video skills will be given special consideration.

Social Media, Communications Intern – Eastman Kodak Company

Deadline: Varies

The Social Media, Communications Intern is available to students pursuing a degree in public relations, journalism, English, communications or a related field.

You must demonstrate superior writing skills and full familiarity in the use of Word, PowerPoint and Photoshop to be considered for this position.

As an intern, you will support development of new communications plans and campaigns – helping transition the traditional focus to more focus on social/online.

Marketing and Media Intern – SeeClickFix

Deadline: Varies

The Marketing and Media Intern is available to undergraduate students willing to carry out responsibilities in the following functional areas: marketing, social media outreach, customer relations, public relations, and writing.

You must be able to effectively engage clients in the importance of marketing and lead them to take action and experience with or study of marketing, a plus to be considered for this position.

As an intern, you will act as a liaison for SeeClickFix with the community, media, and government officials with the goal to drive a successful launch of the program through resident activity.

Online Communications Internship – John G. Shedd Aquarium

Deadline: Varies

The Online Communications Internship is available to junior or senior in an undergraduate program, or recent graduate.

Ideal candidates preferably, possesses either a BA in the area of communications, English, marketing, or journalism to be considered for this internship.

As an intern, you will assist the Online Communications Coordinator in planning, writing and scheduling posts on the Aquarium’s social media channels.

Priceline.com Internship

Deadline: Varies

The Priceline.com Internship is available to students who are pursuing a career in hospitality management, software engineer, social media, finance, compliance and ethics, data analytics, reporting and analysis, devOps engineer and related fields.

As an intern, you will have a huge responsibility to support a team that “thinks outside the box” and one that’s able to work and flourish in a fast paced multi-task, team environment.

ALEXANDRIA – Internship Opportunity – Virginia Photography

Deadline: Varies

The ALEXANDRIA – Internship Opportunity is available to students majoring in marketing, social media and promotions. You must be open-minded and knowledgeable about different religions, photoshop / InDesign / After Effects experience and Spanish-speaking (a plus!) to be considered for this internship.

As an intern, you will will work directly in consultation with the film’s producers and social media strategists.

Foundation for Sustainable Development Internship

Deadline: Varies

The Foundation for Sustainable Development Internship is available to students and young professionals who are able to work independently and support FSD’s growth.

A weekly time commitment of at least 16 hours is required with a total commitment of 500 hours.

Internships may be available in donor relations, university outreach and partner relations, marketing, graphic design, social media, translation, international programs or executive assisting.

Social Media Marketing Internship – The Strong National Museum of Play

Deadline: Varies

The Social Media Marketing Internship is available to undergraduate and graduate students with experience in digital photography desired.

You must have strong written and verbal communication skills and be able to work with staff and museum guests to be considered for this position.

As an intern, your duties include writing social media content for multiple platforms; photography; researching, and reporting on best practices; benchmarking other institutions; and assisting with other activities as necessary.

Graphic Design Internship – The Global FoodBanking Network

Deadline: Varies

The Global Hunger Conference Planner is available to current undergraduate and graduate students.

Intern duties may include translate existing educational information about hunger, food waste, food banks and other relevant topics into compelling visual images for use on GFN website and social media to be considered for this internship.

Hear Nebraska Internship

Deadline: Varies

The Hear Nebraska Internship is available to students majoring in journalism, marketing or English.

You must have the ability to produce quick, accurate copy, multimedia or designed materials on deadline that, critically, do not bore to be considered for this position.

As an intern, you will have an opportunity to manage one of HN’s social media channels.

Social Media Internship – The Brookings Institution

Deadline: Varies

The Social Media Internship is available to current graduate students preferred, but recent graduates and undergraduate students.

You must be majoring in international relations, China studies, social and economic to be considered for this internship.

As an intern, you will help to develop the center’s communication and outreach capabilities and enhancing the center’s social media presence.

Social Media Intern –Joffrey Ballet

Deadline: Varies

The Social Media Intern is available to students studying in the fields of marketing, public relations and/or communications preferred.

You must have non-profit or dance experience, possess excellent written, verbal and interpersonal skills, able to work well independently and collaboratively and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment to be considered for this position.

As an intern, you will assist the Marketing Manager with implementing social media strategies to engage, educate and drive audiences to The Joffrey Ballet performances and programs.

Public Affairs Internship – Progressive Policy Institute

Deadline: Varies

The Public Affairs Internship is available to students with prior experience working in public affairs.

You must have a genuine interest in domestic politics, foreign policy, current national issues and a working knowledge of social media networks to be considered for this internship.

As an intern, you will be assisting with the organization’s viral media and social networking operations.

GLSEN Student Ambassador

Deadline: Varies

Provided by the Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network (GLSEN), the GLSEN Student Ambassador program is open to students in grades eight through 12 who are interested in sharing their stories in all kinds of media.

Student ambassadors will have access to exclusive online training and workshops on telling your story, political advocacy, blogging, write op-eds for newspapers, create web videos, and more.

You and your work will be featured on GLSEN’s website, blog, YouTube channel, and social media profiles.

Communications and Social Media Internship – EqualityMaine

Deadline: Varies

The Communications and Social Media Internship is available to college students.

The ideal applicant has a passion for all things internet and speaks in hash-tags, like buttons and check-ins.

We’re looking for people who are committed to issues of equality and looking to use the web to spur social change.

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