As a Brains on Fire Content Creation Intern, we expect you to be a sharp-shooting, visually minded, social media native who is comfortable in creative chaos. The position of Content Creation Intern (CCI) at Brains on Fire is part art, part science and integral to our Client’s (and therefore Brains on Fire’s) success.
This is a contract, paid, 20-30 hour per week position that begins in January 2020 (or April 2020, if you’re applying for Spring).
There are several key attributes to this position. The ideal candidate:
is proficient at shooting stills and videos for social media
is comfortable managing creative from concept to execution
has a good knowledge of the current social media content landscape, from trends to tried and trues
is a great writer capable of crafting and maintaining a consistent voice
is organized, self-directed and proactive
is a team player, willing to jump in and across accounts when needed
loves to think strategically about how to creatively grow brands
GOALS OF THIS INTERNSHIP:
For INTERN: Provide our interns with a real and applicable work life experience. We hope our interns interact with our amazing team members, make connections, find passions they want to pursue next and use their college and life skills with us.
For BOF: For our team to learn new skills and perspectives from a passionate and excited intern ready to collaborate and learn.
OUR IDEAL TEAM MEMBER WILL ALSO…
Be service oriented, seeking good for our internal Brains culture and in the world. Doing well by doing good is in our DNA. We took measures to become a certified B Corporation in 2017. We challenge our own company to lead by example and uphold the core tenets of environment, employees and community. We hire people we believe have those same core values.
Be a good person. We like talented people. We hire talented and awesome people.
Thrive in a collaborative environment. Be confident in your skills but able and willing to check your ego at the door.
Be able to build and maintain positive, productive relationships with clients and the internal Brains on Fire team. We’re in the people business. We believe that building positive internal and external relationships makes us better employees, a stronger agency and happier people all around.
Demonstrate intelligent thinking, strong organizational skills and an eye for detail and accuracy.
Be self-motivated, detail-oriented and able to handle multiple projects with competing deadlines. We’re a tight crew with a hefty client load. We can guarantee you’ll never be bored here, but you will need to know how to keep multiple plates spinning at the same time with a smile and a positive attitude.
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