Social Media Intern

Company: 
ThinkGeek
City: 
Fairfax
State: 
VA
Categories: 
Type: 



Is your dream job to quell Facebook flame wars, answer "Does it come with batteries?" several times a day, and reach the end of the Internet looking for an image that incorporates cats, LEGO, bacon, and a sonic screwdriver?

Good news, everyone! ThinkGeek seeks a paid Social Media intern for summer/fall.

Responsibilities

Daily tasks may include:

Monitoring & responding to: Facebook product page, wall, and message comments; G+ comments; and our general email inbox

Hunting interesting links, images, and stories for possible inclusion on our social networks

Drafting blog posts as needed

Skills Necessary

The ability to write clearly and interestingly

A demonstrable understanding of geek culture

A sense of humor (really)

Past experience +1s:

Excel and/or Google docs

Photoshop

HTML, preferably old skool tables (we can explain later)

Customer service, whether online or IRL

This posting is based out of our Fairfax, Virginia office. Only local applicants or those willing to relocate at their own expense will be considered. Sorry, freelance or offsite requests will absolutely not be accepted.

Deadline: 
Application Instructions: 

Apply online. Please submit your resume and cover letter. And since you've read this far, we should tell you a secret: we won't look at any resumes that don't include a solid cover letter. This internship is forward-facing and we take writing, personality, and attention to detail very seriously. Good luck!