Urbanlinx Media Inc., a Leading Online Publication Company within the music and entertainment industries, is looking for "Social Media Interns" to work during the spring and summer periods.
If you are a passionate and driven individual and would like firsthand experience working in the music, entertainment and online publishing industries, then Urbanlinx is the place for you. Our company fosters a fast-paced, fun, challenging and creative environment that rewards leadership, hard work and innovation.
- The Intern will work with the Marketing Manager to promote content and engage audiences across Urbanlinx’s web properties and social media platforms.
- They may interface with entertainment publicists and managers to assist with media and event opportunities.
- They will assist the editorial team with the promotion of website content, seeking new ways of targeting and reaching readers across all our social media platforms.
- MUST have strong English writing skills
- Knowledge of urban culture, i.e. urban music (Hip Hop, R&B), entertainment, current trends, fashion, celebrity news & gossip.
- Ability to multi-task, prioritize, research, meet deadlines, and work within a fast-paced project-oriented environment.
- Familiar with social media best practices using keywords, hashtags and posting content.
- Strong user knowledge of Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube and Tumblr.
- Passionate about emerging trends and online technology and how they can be used to build enduring online communities.
This position is a good fit for majors in Marketing, Communications, Public Relations and Journalism.
The position is unpaid, for a either a 2 or 3 month period, and an excellent opportunity for new grads or students seeking experience in online publishing, music and entertainment. Our publications are linked to established media outlets, record labels, artists and publicity agents in the music and entertainment industries. Possibility of a paid, permanent position for interns who excel in the work environment.
To apply, please reply with your resume, cover letter and availability.
Visit the corporate site at: www.urban-linx.com
We thank all applicants for their interest, however only candidates under consideration will be contacted.
No telephone calls please. No agency calls or emails.