Marketing & Public Relations

These interns help with managing our Social Media pages, Website, Newsletter & Blog, Public Relations and all the things needed to support those activities.

Marketing interns are on the marketing team only

This team is split into two projects

Content Generation & Community Management:

These interns write and edit to create content for our blog, caption social media posts, and draft public relations materials.

  • Social media Lead -- more specifically familiarity with Hootsuite or Buffer, and social media strategy.

  • Newsletter Lead -- MailerLite or email marketing experience; high writing and editing skills; journalism background a plus

  • Public Relations Lead -- experience with representing an organization and communicating an organization’s mission, values, and announcements to intern and external publics

  • Blog Lead -- experience writing, editing, and reviewing others' writing

Skills needed:

  • Writing and editing

  • Public relations

  • Social media management

  • Trello

Desired Experience:

  • Writing newsletters, blogs, or running social media platforms

Operations, Analytics & Platform Management:

Interns on the operations team do a variety of things. We simply do what must be done. We manage Seaside's internal and external websites, the Seaside store, monitor social media and web analytics, and oversee Seaside's blog and MailerLite accounts. 

Likewise, visuals interns work on video editing and graphic design to be used on our website and social media accounts. Interns often create infographics and visuals, videos for different campaigns (ex. Giving Tuesday).

Skills Needed:

  • Wix management and Google sites

  • Video editing, graphic design, Wix management, google suite, and google analytics.

Desired Experience:

  • Familiarity with Canva is important.

  • Editing videos or pictures

  • Graphic design

  • Website design

  • Google Suite and Google Analytics to help monitor and evaluate progress on meeting our goals

In general, we look for:

  • Writing and editing skills - essential to our blog and newsletter lead positions

  • Wix, Wordpress, Web design

  • Social media management - Hootsuite or Buffer

  • Videography, photography, Photoshop, Illustrator, Canva, etc.

  • Google Analytics, Search Engine Optimization

  • MailerLite or other email marketing tools

  • Journalism background, newsletter experience, any public relations experience

  • Driven, Self-starter, Independent, Strong Work Ethic

  • Time Management; Multitasking; Ability to work in a fast paced environment

  • Teamwork and the ability to work and collaborate with others on a team


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