Social Media/ Marketing Intern

TrainingGrounds is seeking a social media and marketing intern who will assist with creating engaging content while managing social media interactions to increase involvement and awareness of our programs.   The successful candidate will be a motivated, creative, professional and excited about working with a social impact start-up company dedicated to increasing educational access to the New Orleans community.

The successful candidate will be expected to attend weekly meetings (in person/virtually) as well as assist with undertaking general duties that contribute to organizational operations of the company.


·         Develop content calendars on a weekly and monthly basis for company website and for social media posts

·         Work with staff to create and manage positive social media presence on all social media platforms.

·         Assist with capturing and analyzing social media metrics

·         Generate creative photographs for social media posts

·         Assist in developing content for newsletters, blogs, and website

·         Work with staff and outside Marketing Firm to create a strategic 2-year marketing plan for the company

Experience/ Skills

·         Knowledge of Facebook / Twitter / Instagram/Pinterest and Google- familiar with hashtags

·         Excellent oral and written communication skills

·         Must be currently pursuing bachelors/or recently graduated in related field such as Communications / PR / Marketing

·         Experience with social media analytics including Google Analytics and Facebook insights a plus

·         If you have experience with or access to the following software/skills please share with us: Photoshop, Illustrator

Part Time: 10-15 hour per week

Application Deadline:  September 11

Start Date: Immediately

Length of Engagement: Fall Semester (may be extended)

Compensation: Unpaid; College Credit


To Apply:

To apply, please submit the following items to

1.       Your resume

2.       A cover letter explaining why you are interested in the internship with TrainingGrounds, what skills you would bring, and why you would be a great member of the team!

3.       Links to any work you would like to share (blogs, design portfolio, etc)