Internships

The best way to sharpen skills and discover your strengths in a chosen profession is simple: Learn by doing. That’s why we offer internships during fall, spring and summer semesters. Currently, internships are hosted in our Athens, Ga., office, but will be expanded to include Atlanta-based positions in 2021. 

Note: Positions for fall 2020 might be virtual due to COVID-19. More details to come!

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Qualifications

  • The ideal candidate is an organized, self-starting team player with good interpersonal communication skills.
  • Candidates must have strong written and verbal communications skills and be well versed in AP Style, the social media landscape and brand copywriting
  • Best suited for public relations, journalism, communications, advertising or marketing majors.
  • Juniors and seniors preferred.
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0 required; 3.5 or higher is preferred.
  • Most of our internships are for course credit. If financial assistance is needed, we do offer a limited number of paid positions as part of our scholarship program. Inquire for details.
  • 18 to 20 hours/week at our Milledge Ave. office.

Responsibilities

  • Social Media or PR-focused Intern
    • Maintaining media lists and coverage files
    • Writing and editing press materials
    • Crafting editorial calendars
    • Strategizing storylines and campaign ideas 
    • Creating social media content for platforms such as Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest, YouTube
    • Working with influencer strategies for brand awareness
    • Collecting data and reporting social media analytics
    • Opportunity to assist in paid digital campaigns
  • Graphic Design-focused Intern
    • Work closely with the content team to create graphics for various client or internal creative needs
    • Additional responsibilities according to timely needs

Positions Available

  • Social Media, PR and Digital Internship (6)
  • Graphic Design Internship (1)

How to Apply 

Your application for the SSG Internship is not complete until you submit the creative pitch portion via email to intern@seesparkgo.com. Instructions for this part of the application are detailed in the forms above. 

Applications for the fall 2020 Internship Program will be accepted from June 29 until July 8 at 5 p.m. ET. 

Questions?

Email us at intern@seesparkgo.com!