Groupify.me Public Relations Associate
Hiring Organization: Groupify.Me
Internship Title: Public Relations Associate
Contact Name: Torey Ortmayer
Contact Email: Torey@groupify.me
About the hiring organization:
At Groupify.Me our core principles are centered around group thinking and experiences. We created a discovery platform (in the form of a mobile app and website) geared towards a users life-stage and lifestyle. Our product is connecting two synergistic communities: consumers and merchants. For consumers we are providing a simple solution to discover existing local products, services, and experiences based on their group’s characteristics and tendencies. For the merchants, we are addressing the need to mindfully and strategically advertise to specific market segments by “doing the dirty work” for them. Fundamentally, Groupify.Me is re-imagining Online-to-Offline commerce.
Full internship description:
Job Responsibilities: • Familiarize yourself with our data / messaging to help find leads for relationships • Help build and maintain relationships with users on and off campus around the DMV • Help build and maintain relationships with merchants around the DMV • Suggest product changes based upon user / merchant feedback • Find and build relationships with content creators to help promote the product Qualifications: • Excellent communication and organizational skills • Professional demeanor and good attitude • Good people and leadership skills • Event planning experience • iPhone or iPad access Preferred Skills: marketing experience, proficiency at Adobe Suite products (or equal substitute), brand ambassador / brand marketing experience. At a minimum prolific experience with social media for driving group activities (club, sorority, cause you care about, etc.)
Degree Type: Undergraduate, Graduate
Internship Requirements: Strong command of the English Language -Strong organizational skills and the ability to multitask -Demonstrable team-working experience
Hiring Period: Spring, Summer
Approximate Hours per Week: Part, 10-12
Application Due Date: 3/16/2017
How to Apply: email Torey Ortmayer at Torey@groupify.me a 1 page resume and cover letter indicating your interest in the position.