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Company/Organization Name
  Genius Talent
Internship Title
  Digital Marketing Intern – Influencer and Social Media
Internship Duration
  12 weeks
Internship Description
  Genius Talent is seeking 1-2 spring intern(s) to assist in a variety of roles, with a focus on influencer marketing and social media. We’re looking for self-starters who are passionate about the internet and digital media. Successful interns will possess a creative personality, enjoy building relationships, have an active online presence, and stay up-to-date on new innovations and trends in social media.

We have a trusting and flexible work culture, but it comes with responsibility, so you’ll need to be the type of worker who is disciplined enough to get things done without someone watching over your shoulder. We are looking for someone to bring great ideas to the table and be unafraid to ask questions.

You will:
• Fill a wide variety of roles related to social media and influencer, with a different workflow every day
• Work with our team to plan and implement online marketing campaigns
• Brainstorm to create interesting content and marketing ideas for clients
• Identify target influencers for campaigns/clients based on set parameters
• Perform audits to identify untapped opportunities
• Brainstorm creative ways to collaborate with influencers
• Assist with tracking performance of influencer marketing campaigns
• Develop social media assets, including copy, images and/or video for brands
• Help serve as a community manager, by posting content, responding to users and flagging issues to internal teams
• Use analytics and other reporting tools to identify opportunities

You should have some or all of the following attributes:
• Junior or senior at a four-year university
• An understanding of influencer marketing
• Active, engaged, and knowledgeable social media user
• Strong writing skills
• Organized, self-starter, and creative

Bonus points:
• Certified in Google Analytics
• Knowledge of social media marketing tools such as HootSuite, Sprout Social, Spredfast, Asana, Sprinklr, etc.
• Familiarity with influencer marketing tools such as Upfluence, Klear, BuzzSumo, etc.
• You maintain your own blog or online portfolio
• Prior work pitching media or influencers

Hours, Location, & Pay

This internship begins in January 2021. Applicants must be available for 12 weeks or longer during the spring semester and should expect to work approximately 15 hours per week.

Our organization is totally remote and once COVID-19 is behind us, we will remain remote with a few team social outings to be determined!

Benefits & Culture

Genius Talent is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. As a minority-owned firm, we celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We believe that when our team members can be their authentic selves at work, our community becomes more confident, creative, and productive.

Supervisor / Hire Name
  Daniel Freeman
Supervisor / Hire Email
Supervisor / Hire Phone Number
Application Deadline
  November 20, 2020
Application Process
  Resume & Cover Letter submitted via email to Daniel Freeman at
Application Process (ONLY use if the application is not ONLINE)
  Instructions for Applying

For consideration, please submit two things:
• Your resume to Daniel Freeman at
• A short cover letter – no more than one page. This is extremely important, as you will not be considered without it.

Use your cover letter to tell us why you’re the best fit for this internship position. This should not be a stiff, boilerplate piece of writing – have fun with it! We’ll read your cover letter first, so really let it showcase your personality and strengths. Be real, be yourself, and make us want to learn more about you. Seriously, we eliminate any applicant who doesn’t follow these cover letter instructions – it shows you can follow directions and have read all the way to the bottom.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Internship Type
Other Information
  The internship will be eligible for a completion bonus based on performance.