Rize/Marketing and Communications Intern

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Company Contact Name : Mizel Djukic
Company Contact Email : mizel@rizeup.io
Hiring Organization : Rize
Industry : FinTech
Job/Internship Title : Marketing and Communications Intern

About the hiring organization:
Rize is on a mission to help Millennials chart a path to the future. Using behavioral design and saving automation, we help our customers save an average of 10% of their income towards goals they care about through our online savings platform. In a sea of financial noise, we help our customers understand what they can achieve and give them the means and confidence to get there. In short: we’re making saving sexy. We’ve raised over $2 million from some of the top startup investors in the country, and are proud members of Batch 16 of 500 Startups where we were ranked as one of the top 5 fastest growing companies. We’re a small, close knit crew. You’ll be reporting directly to, and working with the founding team. Our office is based in Arlington, VA, just a few steps from the Clarendon Metro stop.
Full internship description:
Rize is looking for a fall intern. We need self-starters who have good business intuition and are comfortable wearing a variety of different hats. You will play an integral role in helping us communicate with our customers. Our ideal candidate is someone who walks into a room of people and can’t leave without making a few friends. Someone who is obsessed with social media and is creative and thoughtful when interacting with online communities and building relationships. You should have a demonstrated track record of delivering projects on time and of working quickly and efficiently, both independently and as part of a team.

Job/Internship Requirements :
  • YOU SHOULD APPLY IF You want to play a part in changing the financial world for the better You want to solve a new problem every day You understand the definition of “work ethic”
  • YOU SHOULD NOT APPLY IF You want a cushy job and enjoy the idea of a “10 to 2, with a 2hr. lunch” work day You do not operate well under pressure
  • SKILLS You know how to hustle and you’re ready to learn Excellent communication skills Organized, with an ability to prioritize time-sensitive assignments Proficiency with social media.

Degree Type : Undergraduate
 Hiring Period : Fall, Spring
Location : Arlington, VA
Part Time or Full Time : Part
Approximate Hours per Week : 10-20
Compensation : Paid
If paid, please describe : $10-15/hr
Application Due Date : November 21, 2016
To apply? : Send the items below to jobs@rizeup.io Write us a small note about why you feel you’d be a good fit for the position Include your resume Surprise us
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