Content Creation: Assist in the creation and development of engaging and high-quality content for Modern Texas Living Magazine. This may include writing articles, conducting interviews, researching topics, and generating new ideas for content.
Social Media Management: Support the social media team in managing and curating content for various social media platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and LinkedIn. Help schedule posts, engage with followers, and monitor social media analytics.
Digital Marketing: Collaborate with the marketing team to implement digital marketing strategies and campaigns. This may involve optimizing website content, creating email newsletters, assisting with search engine optimization (SEO), and analyzing campaign performance.
Graphic Design: Assist the design team in creating visually appealing graphics, infographics, and promotional materials for both digital and print platforms. Familiarity with graphic design software like Adobe Photoshop or Illustrator is a plus.
Market Research: Conduct market research and competitor analysis to identify trends, target audiences, and potential opportunities for Modern Texas Living Magazine and its clients. Help gather data and compile reports to support strategic decision-making.
Event Coordination: Support the event planning and coordination process for magazine launches, promotional events, or client-sponsored events. This may involve assisting with logistics, vendor coordination, attendee registration, and on-site support.
Editorial Assistance: Provide editorial support by proofreading, fact-checking, and editing content for grammar, clarity, and consistency. Ensure adherence to Modern Texas Living Magazine’s style guidelines.
Photography/Videography: Assist the multimedia team in capturing visual content for magazine features, social media, and marketing campaigns. This may involve photography/videography during events, on-location shoots, or product showcases.
Analytics and Reporting: Help monitor website traffic, social media metrics, and other key performance indicators (KPIs). Assist in preparing reports to track the effectiveness of marketing initiatives and identify areas for improvement.
Administrative Tasks: Support day-to-day administrative tasks such as scheduling meetings, managing calendars, organizing files, and responding to emails or inquiries in a timely manner.
Collaborative Projects: Participate in cross-functional projects and brainstorming sessions to contribute ideas, provide feedback, and collaborate with various teams within the magazine and marketing agency.
Professional Development: Actively seek opportunities to learn and grow within the internship experience. Attend team meetings, industry events, and training sessions to expand knowledge and enhance skills in marketing, publishing, and related fields.
Currently enrolled in a bachelor’s degree program in journalism, marketing, communications, graphic design, or a related field. Exceptional candidates from other disciplines considered.
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Demonstrated creativity, innovative thinking, and problem-solving abilities.
Proficiency in digital tools and platforms; familiarity with social media, content management systems, graphic design software, and analytics tools.
Attention to detail and strong time management skills.
Collaborative mindset and ability to work effectively in a team.
Passion for writing and marketing; prior experience preferred.
Optional: Basic photography/videography skills and equipment knowledge.
Professionalism, integrity, punctuality, reliability, and respect for confidentiality.
Why you'll love working for Modern Texas Living:
Supportive Culture: Our nurturing and respectful culture encourages open communication and teamwork.
Growth Opportunities: We provide avenues for professional development and empower employees to reach their full potential.
Exciting Projects: Our team tackles diverse and innovative projects, fostering creativity and impact.
Collaboration: We promote collaboration and collective problem-solving among talented individuals.
Flexibility: We prioritize work-life balance and offer flexible arrangements when possible.
Recognition: We appreciate and recognize employees’ contributions and accomplishments.
Inspiring Environment: Our office is a vibrant and stimulating space that fosters creativity and productivity.
Meaningful Work: Working with us allows employees to make a positive impact in our community.
We take pride in creating an environment where employees love their work and feel motivated to succeed.
The approximate term is August 2023-December 2023 with potential opportunities for additional semesters following
The internship is eligible for university course credit
Hours are flexible with a minimum availability of 8-20 hours per week; schedule to be discussed during interview
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