Social Media Intern

Very Great

  • Closing: 12:02pm, 8th May 2023 EDT

Job Description

About Us

Very Great is a digitally native, modern consumer product platform and holding company, growing a family of real, crave-worthy brands for a new generation. Based in New York City, Very Great is powered by a technology-enabled growth infrastructure that spans marketing, sales, creative, operations & supply chain, all designed to rapidly develop, launch and scale trend-forward consumer product brands. The current family of brands includes W&P, Courant and Wild One, with future brand launches currently in development.

About the Internship

The Very Great Marketing team is looking for a Social Media Intern to support and engage our community across owned marketing channels. We are looking for a driven and organized individual who is tapped into the digital culture and understands consumer behavior in online communities. The ideal candidate is pursuing a career in Marketing and looking for a great hands-on opportunity to gain practical experience. 

This internship will be full-time for a four month period, starting in May. This internship can work remotely, but must be located in one of the following states: CT, GA, KS, NY, NJ, PA or TN; and available to work during Eastern Time Zone hours. Very Great has an office space in NYC to work from, if you’d prefer a hybrid experience.

The internship pays $20/hour.

Internship Responsibilities

  • Support the Brand Marketing Managers in creating, posting and testing weekly content across core social channels

  • Learn about community management by commenting and responding to our audience, highlighting trending topics and engaging with our key interest groups  

  • Support the management of influencer relationships, including sourcing new influencer relationships and overseeing product gifting

  • Assist in executing administrative or ad-hoc marketing tasks as needed 

  • Complete internship project

About You

  • Current Senior or recent graduate pursuing a bachelor's degree in Marketing, Communications or a related field

  • Fluent in social media platforms (with an emphasis on Instagram and TikTok) with experience creating original content (TikTok creation is a plus)

  • Exceptionally organized and effective problem-solver, well-versed in communicating with tact, grace, and empathy when managing relationships with customers and brand partners

  • Strong creative eye and has their finger on the pulse of relevant social and cultural trends

  • Excellent writing and grammar skills with great attention to detail and grasp of brand voice

Very Great is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against applicants based on race, religion, color, disability, medical condition, legally protected genetic information, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, gender identity or expression, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions), age, veteran status or other legally protected characteristics. 

Removing bias from the hiring process

Applications closed Mon 8th May 2023


Removing bias from the hiring process

  • Your application will be anonymously reviewed by our hiring team to ensure fairness
  • You’ll need a CV/résumé, but it’ll only be considered if you score well on the anonymous review

Applications closed Mon 8th May 2023