Marketing and Social Media Intern

Perpetual is an award winning product design and software development agency in NYC. We work on a variety of innovative and exciting projects, ranging from creative interactive front-end experiences to advanced scalable back-end and data systems. Our clients include several successful startups and innovative large corporations like Reuters, Elle Magazine, Car & Driver, Sonder, Unpakt, The Inside, MIT, University of California and Reliance Jio. Our team has prior experience at companies like McKinsey, Verizon, Reuters, Code & Theory and Fantasy Interactive. We follow best practices in Product Management, UX Design and Software Engineering.

About You

Responsibilities

  • Work with other team members to develop and implement targeted Social Media Strategy
  • Write, review, and customize marketing material for social media platforms, creating audience-appropriate, on-brand messaging
  • Manage all social media platforms and work with other team members to promote new products, events, and relevant media mentions
  • Track competition, follow trends, and monitor mentions
  • Promote website updates, link new content, engage customers, direct customer queries
  • Monitor social media groups, trends, tools, and applications and recommend actions/next steps
  • Monitor the company's social media performance usage reports and tracking search engine results
  • Apply creative thinking and initiative to analyze site performance metrics and make recommendations for content, site design and features to improve effectiveness of web content and/or applications
  • Respond to social media inquiries about online activities in a timely and courteous fashion
  • Write new entries for company blog keeping it updated with latest company and industry updates
  • Set up most suitable social media tools to automate various social media management tasks
  • Help write company messaging and preparing presentations and other collateral material
  • Stay current on emerging trends and new channels in social media and apply to company’s social media strategy
  • Assist with visual design and wireframing as-and-when needed
  • Software and technical skills are an added plus

Key Skills and Requirements:

  • Proven ability to grow a social media audience (eg managed campus group social media or managed social media for a company or organization with positive results)
  • Social Media Management Tools like Hootsuite
  • Ability to derive insights and recommendations from Google Analytics or similar
  • Managing paid media like Google Adwords
  • Graphic Design Tools like Sketch, Figma or Adobe Illustrator
  • Prior blog, newsletter or other similar professional public writing experience
  • Content Writing Experience (Please share writing samples of any)
  • Interest in emerging tech/software is a must

Added Plus

Additional Desired Skills

Benefits and Perks

  1. Medical / Dental / Vision Insurance
  2. Visa Sponsorship/H1/OPT Friendly 
  3. 401K Savings and Retirement Plan
  4. Emphasis on Work Life Balance : Set working hours and no weekend work
  5. Fitness Membership Discount
  6. Commuter Benefits
  7. Health Savings Account
  8. Primary Healthcare (24/7 Primary Care)
  9. Health Advocacy (24/7 Employee Assistance Program to support mental health and a balanced lifestyle)
  10. Loft Space in Chelsea (NYC) with a startup vibe 
  11. Collaborative, learning and fun culture
  12. Free office snacks and drinks
  13. Comped team outings and other celebrations