June 21, 2016
We are hiring: Research, Innovation, Social Media & Marketing Intern
We are looking for an Intern to join our team from 11th July-5th September working with us from our co-working space in Camden.
This awesome person will ideally be a recent graduate or currently studying at university and based in London for the duration of the internship.
You will be working on helping this start-up social enterprise develop key programmes and events through research, creating innovation plans and managing social media & digital marketing.
This is a great experience for anyone who wants to work in business and get stuck in as you will regularly be working for clients who are FTSE 100 businesses engaging and working with Senior leaders in these businesses.
About Girls Talk London:
Girls Talk London connects young girls and women with senior women and men in various professions through informal events, programmes, an interactive website and online TV channel. Our aim is to increase the number of young girls and women entering competitive industries & to ensure they are equipped with advice and the skills to progress into senior roles within their chosen professions.
It was started by Vanessa Sanyauke in 2013 and she managed the organisation whilst working as a Programme Manager in the City of London. In February 2016, Vanessa left her job to dedicate her time to focus on the growth of the organisation.
To date Girls Talk London have personally connected 800 young girls and women with 70 men and women from 34 FTSE 100 businesses through our events, digital content, consultancy and bespoke programmes.
Our clients and partners include O2, Salesforce, BT, Vodafone, Ericsson, Lloyds Banking Group, Bauer Media, Go Think Big, St. Paul’s Cathedral, Wragge Law, Red Bull Music Studios, Google and CMS Cameron Mckenna.
Our star Intern will be get involved in the following duties:
-Conduct research into Corporates and FTSE 100 businesses that could become official partners and clients
-Identify and source influential and high profile women as speakers for upcoming events and features for our website
-Research schools, colleges and universities to engage with and appropriate contacts
-Research latest reports, trends and information on gender equality, diversity and corporate social responsibility
-Create and pitch ideas to develop our programmes, events and digital content to ensure that Girls Talk London remain cutting edge and at the forefront of gender equality and diversity especially targeted towards millennials.
Social Media & Marketing
Our website has on average 5,000 visitors a month and our social media following across Twitter, Facebook and Instagram is over 7,000.
-Prepare posts to go out on our social media channels that promote our digital content and engage our followers
-Create memes for our Instagram page with inspirational, catchy quotes and pictures
-Develop ways to increase our social media following and our new account on Snapchat
-Assisting with website management and liaising with Editors and Ambassadors
-Assisting the CEO with planning meetings and emails
-Providing ad-hoc administrative support on our programmes with corporate partners
Who are we looking for?
-Recent graduate or current university student who ideally studies a business related course or has an interest in corporate social responsibility and gender issues
-Based in London and able to travel to our offices in Camden
-Able to work remotely on some days from home
-Willing to learn and get stuck in
-Able to use initiative and ability to work on your own on some occasions
-Passion for equality and care about creating a better society
-Creative and out of the box thinker who thinks BIG
-Excellent grammar and spelling
-Great attention to detail
-IT and digital skills and able to use social media such as Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, YouTube and Snapchat
-Excellent communication via email and in person
-Not intimidated to liaise and communicate with high profile individuals
What can we give you?
-Fun, working environment in a cool co-working space and area right near West End and Camden
-Access to FTSE 100 businesses and Senior executives
-The chance to increase and develop your own professional network with FTSE 100 businesses and influential brand
-The opportunity to work for a Start-up organisation and get to work in multiple areas of the business and ability to measure success and outcomes
-The chance to lead and create projects, taking ownership
-Mentored, supported and trained by our CEO
-FTSE 100 businesses can be added to your CV as clients
Send a CV and covering letter explaining why you want to work at Girls Talk London to firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline is 1st July 2016 at 5pm