At JJI, we're known as "connectologists." What are connectologists you ask? We bridge the gap between digital relationships with in-person interactions and shared experiences.
We're social evangelists in a social setting by engaging the online community with specific, targeted messaging and invitations to online users for special events in an effort to build closer relationships between brands and their valued patrons.
With our clients, events and great learning opportunities, we are looking for team players who fit with our amazing team.
We’re looking for candidates who are:
-Self-taught, quick learners and quick thinkers
-Flexible, able to wear many hats
-Interested in fashion, public relations, digital media and tech
-Ability to meet deadlines
-Interested in working in a startup community
General Skills/Abilities needed for the internship program:
-Intermediate computer skills
-Strong organizational and communication skills
-Keen attention to details
-Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment
-Ambitious and creative
-Excellent writing skills
Why join JJI?
-Obtain hands-on, “real world” experience.
-Work directly with the senior team members.
-Ability to grow where you can feel confident in using those skills for future opportunities.
-A full understanding of how JJI works with brands on PR Campaigns and project events.
-Participation in fun events, occasionally with pampering & free swag
-Satisfy your sweet tooth with our candy jar
-Most importantly, using the experience to help build your resume as well as leveraging the relationships you have made during the time you contributed with us.
A few requirements before you move forward…
-This is NOT a paid internship. We are able to offer academic credit if the candidate chooses.
-Interns are compensated for their travel needs.
-The minimum requirement of days to commit to the internship is 2 (16 hours per week).
-We are only accepting candidates who are in the NYC area.
-We cannot accept international students at this time.
We’re currently seeking Digital & Social Media interns to assist with the daily roll out of content and maintenance on our various social platforms. Our interns will help with our client brands and their social media platforms to create cutting-edge digital marketing campaigns. You’ll be working side by side with our team at every stage of the campaign process, from creative ideation to campaign roll out. You’ll assist in the creation of strategy documents and the maintenance of all of their accounts.
-Create daily posts for all clients on different social media platforms
-Live-posting on social media platforms during events
-Event preparation, execution and breakdown
-Contribute and pitch ideas for blog and social media content
-Contribute to blog
-Keep social media ahead of schedule and interact with online conversations
-Update newsroom with client mentions
-Must be able to understand how to write with tone and personality
-Must be able to multi-task, meet deadlines and work in fast-paced environments
-Must be able to creatively live-tweet during events
-Not afraid to share ideas
Interested in applying?
-Resume (pdf form)
-Cover letter: In your cover letter, please add at least 10 “creative and unique” ideas for social media in the fashion and tech category.
-Writing samples: Please upload at least 3 writing samples (college essays and blog posts) into one document in PDF form.
You can send your application to firstname.lastname@example.org. Subject: Social Media Internship Application
- Lots hands on experience
- Ability to network
- Working in a fun, entrepreneurial environment