PowerForward is looking for a Social Media/Content Intern for part-time work in its Lower East Side office. Founded by Coach K of Duke, the all-time-winningest men’s college basketball coach, and a Harvard MBA, PowerForward is backed by leading investors across technology, entertainment and finance. The company has been featured by CNBC, Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg, CNN and Forbes, among others.
We are taking a new approach to developing talent and teams across companies and are looking for an intern who wants to learn in a fast-paced startup environment and have a meaningful impact on our platform and online presence.
What you’ll do:
•Learn directly from the CEO on how to translate business goals into results-focused social media outreach
•Create social media and blog posts with our content and marketing team
•Draft social media posts and graphics for our channels (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram)
•Brainstorm groups to target for our product and draft content for appropriate groups
•Work with our close-knit team to share the stories of impactful leaders across our platforms
•Optimize content for maximum social sharing and performance
What we’re looking for:
•Strong interest in startups and entrepreneurship
•Eagerness to roll up your sleeves and learn from our team
•Passion for social media and writing
•Impeccable grammar a must!
•Willingness to learn from a cross-functional team and lend a hand as needed
•Currently enrolled undergraduate with minimum GPA of 3.0
•Involvement on campus desired; leadership positions are a plus
•Goal-oriented and social media savvy
•Able to start by February 15 with 10-15 hours a week to commit in our office
This role will offer great hands-on learning in a high-profile startup environment. The position will be paid hourly.
To apply, email your resume and a brief statement of interest to [email protected]
**In your application, please look at our website and our social media channels (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn) and suggest 3-5 posts/themes based on your review. Applications without this will not be considered**
We are co-founded and run by a female Harvard MBA and believe in supporting the next generation of female leaders.