Searching for Summer Junior Social Media Assistants to join the team!

We're looking for full and part-time Junior Social Media Assistants (a.k.a. interns) that are passionate about understanding and amplifying brands, geek out on identifying strategic trends/conversations, reach targeted audiences with compelling social media tactics, and are dedicated to positively influencing their client's business goals with effective consumer reaching strategies – and likes to have a little fun while they're at it!

Junior Social Media Assistants (JSMA’s) will work to coordinate and execute unique social media content for ext.54 and our clients. The ideal JSMA thrives on challenges and is passionate about the marketing/public relations industry. ext.54’s internship program is a three month program offering a summer stipend and college credit (if needed) where you will gain valuable experience supporting our office and account team on various lifestyle and luxury clients.

Juniors have the opportunity to work on a variety of projects and clients, with a wide array of responsibilities including:

  • Working closely with ext.54 team members to develop and deliver key client deliverables

  • Assist in the creation of social media strategy and campaigns for ext.54 and ext.54 clients

  • Assist in developing and executing content calendars/schedules to support social media strategy and campaigns for ext.54 and ext.54 clients

  • Coordinate create and design text, image and video social media content to support social media strategies and campaigns

  • Write engaging social media copy to support and enhance social media strategies and campaigns

  • Manage and engage with community across all platforms to nurture and grow followers on ext.54 and ext.54 client social handles

  • Assist in working with social influencers to coordinate organic engagement with ext.54 clients to support marketing and media relations strategies and campaigns

  • Assist in the development of client reports

  • Coordinate with clients,ext.54 media relations team, and ext.54 designers as needed to execute social media strategies

  • Attend team and client meetings; contribute to brainstorming sessions

  • Support with select administrative and operational functions including answering phones, creating/distributing mailers, press kits, briefing documents, etc.

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Students considered; must maintain an overall GPA of 3.0 or higher and be a candidate for BFA/BS in public relations, communications, advertising (or related program)

  • Computer skills – Microsoft Office Suite and Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, etc)

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Knowledge/experience in multiple social media channels including Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Snapchat

  • Photography knowledge/experience preferred.

  • Knowledge or interest in the role/importance of the brand in marketing, social and PR driven activities

  • Passion for communications, social media, and marketing/branding

  • Able to work independently while still being a team player

  • Efficient time management skills and able to attend weekly/daily meetings

  • Punctual, reliable, and able to adapt to an ever-changing environment

  • Attention to detail is a must

  • Superior customer service

  • Lifestyle brand interest (hotels, restaurants, retail, entertainment

To apply, please send your resume and samples of any relevant work to joel.morales@ext54.com with "NAME - Junior Social Media" in the subject line. No phone calls or agencies, please.

About ext.54

ext.54 is a full-service marketing and public relations firm that is less of an agency and more of an integrated marketing department. We specialize in communicating to consumers on behalf of lifestyle/luxury concepts within the hospitality, entertainment and consumer products industries; creating compelling brand communications that fit into today's savvy consumers' lifestyle through an integrated and strategic approach. Providing public relations, marketing consultation, social media, brand development, design, experiential marketing, and event services to restaurants, hotels, music, and retail clients.