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Fall 2020: Turning Point Pen Co. - Social Media / Marketing Intern

Jul 27, 2020

Posted in: Advertising internships, Internships & scholarships, Journalism internships, Public Relations internships

Job Description

  • Learn about TPPC company brand
  • Help to create relevant & effective content to satisfy TPPC goals
    • Most visual content will already exist, some will need to be created
    • Messaging will need to be created
  • Orchestrate posts on social media to meet TPPC goals
    • Creating & managing an effective posting schedule
    • Posting content according to schedule
  • Social media research & analysis – finding what works best
  • Help with other marketing/advertising efforts



  • The intern will be working closely with the TPPC team to create the content and copy for social media posts. 
  • Internship duration: This internship will last for one semester (3 months), with potential for extension.
  • Pay: The student who is accepted to this internship will get a $500 bonus at the end of the semester with satisfactory completion of the internship requirements for the duration of the semester.
  • Time expectation: Hours will be variable & flexible. Assume 10 hours per week.
  • Travel: This position can be filled remotely.
  • Impact: Candidates who are excited about meaningful work that makes a difference in an organization are encouraged to apply.



  • Basic marketing knowledge
  • Ability to communicate messages effectively, especially via social media
  • Basic ability to use analytics to draw inferences and improve social media effectiveness
  • Organized
  • Likeable & friendly 
  • Self-motivated


Desired Characteristics

  • Problem-solving mentality
  • Marketing/branding experience
  • Goal-oriented
  • Creative and flexible
    • We enjoy trying new approaches to our marketing communication and will be open to new ideas
  • Some photo/video capturing & editing experience
  • Desire to learn and grow in the social media marketing field
  • Graphic design experience


Please contact Michael ( with questions and application inquiries.