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Communication Internships (4 positions)

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Realty Sage | Arlington, VA
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Realty Sage


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Published 16 days ago

February 3, 2020
May 31, 2020
January 27, 2020
Less than 5 hours per week or 10-15 hours per month

Are you passionate about sustainability, technology and business? This is a great opportunity to learn how to streamline audience communication, activate your creativity with your own content and learn business and marketing skills -- within your own flexible schedule and remotely. 

Interns will learn how to effectively create newsletters, email marketing campaigns, social media content and engagement for Realty Sage, a global and national award winning, tech startup which focuses on sustainability, data and technology, and real estate


4 opportunities

We have split up the internship opportunities into 4 positions; newsletter campaigns, email campaigns, social media content creator, and social media communications. Interns may work together on some projects, for example the social media content intern may provide content which can be used in the email and newsletter campaigns as well.


1.     Newsletter campaigns: Each month, the intern should plan to propose a newsletter campaign theme for the following month. 

  • Potential topics to include:
  • Sustainable lifestyle
  • Innovation and smart technologies
  • Benefits derived from sustainability (comfort, health, cost savings)
  • Educational/What the research is telling us
  • How data affects sustainability
  • How consumer education affects markets
  • Real estate values and drivers
  • You may research existing content from major publications as well as write short content to showcase Realty Sage’s content or products. 
  • Create one newsletter piece per month. 
  • Typical time dedication: approximately 10 hours per month


2. Automated e-mail marketing campaigns: Review existing automated emails and launch new e-mail marketing for RS products using mailjet (mailchimp like program), ensuring that audiences become engaged. 

Do A/B testing of email campaigns and track performance.  

  • Potential campaigns: (welcome series, opt-out email, targeted communications, feedback emails)
  • Typical time dedication: 10-15 hours per month


3. Social Media Content: 

Are you interested in creating unique social media content which gets noticed? Would you like to see how different types of social media campaigns perform for a tech startup? 

The intern will be responsible for creating content to contribute to Realty Sage’s social networks (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and LinkedIn) and possibly new platforms. 

  • Typical time dedication: 10- 15 hours per month


4. Social Media Communications: 

You’ll have fun engaging in relevant conversations on social media platforms with others about the fun and interesting things that RS is doing. You’ll also be monitoring relevant blogs and news sites, participating in online outreach and promotion, and monitoring key metrics. These are great skills to hone and to bring to any company.

  • Typical time dedication: 10-15 hours per month


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Flexibility

Biweekly reporting is expected, but beyond that, interns are free to work whatever hours and days that they would like to. 

Start and end dates for the internships are flexible, but we'd like to have a commitment of at least 4 months. We are flexible arrange with your schedule if you have any obligations during the internship such as school, work, or travel conflicts. The approximate hours needed per week are typically less than 5.


Your new team

The Founder and other team members will work with you to go over any of your questions and assist you with getting started and familiar with the tasks. 

We will provide examples and review your projects for consistency in messaging, relevancy and effectively promoting the company’s core mission of sustainability, data, technology and real estate.

We want you to have the best possible learning experience while honing your skills and building your resume.

Are you passionate about sustainability, technology and business? This is a great opportunity to learn how to streamline audience communication, activate your creativity with your own content and learn business and marketing skills…

Details at a glance

  • Remote Possible

How to Apply

Please provide us:

  1. The internship position you are seeking to fill
  2. Your resume/CV
  3. Brief description (no more than 300 words) of your goals for the internship (resume building, experience, connections, etc...)
  4. What specific skills do you hope to improve
  5. How much time you can dedicate to the internship per week
  6. Are you seeking university academic credits? Have you confirmed the requirements from your university? If so, please provide those requirements to us as well.

Please provide us:

  1. The internship position you are seeking to fill
  2. Your resume/CV
  3. Brief description (no more than 300 words) of your goals for the internship (resume building…

Location

Arlington, VA

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