Social Media Specialist Social Media Specialist

The Price of Business The Price of Business

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Description

Internship Opportunity:
Social Media Specialist

Company Info:
The Price of Business (www.priceofbusiness.com) is the longest running show of its kind in Houston, Texas and is on Bloomberg’s home in the fourth largest city in the country. The host of the program is award winning journalist, Kevin Price. Price is a syndicated columnist and a frequent contributor at HuffingtonPost.com, Breitbart.com, and others. He is also a frequent guest on national TV and radio programs, including Fox News and Fox Business.

Location:
- Virtual! Work from anywhere with Internet.
- If you are local to Houston, TX, you can also participate in local opportunities.

Benefits:
- High-level skills and experience on a major national news site
- Mentoring on your résumé
- Get the inside scoop on the media business
- Access to weekly professional goals
- A top-Notch letter of recommendation and referrals to important business and employment contacts.
- Any work that is Not confidential can be added to your professional portfolio.
- Behind-the-scenes view of both a radio show and multi-media publications.
- Access to a variety of training materials
- Opportunity to engage in a high level of networking with major leaders in many industries and fields
- Academic credit (if needed)

Compensation:
This is an unpaid internship, but the experience is priceless!

Requirements

Ideal Candidate: - This is a learning environment; we don't expect you to kNow everything! - If you love politics, radio, news, business, writing, and/or social media, we want to hear from you! - Applicants with prior experience in social media are preferred, but we will train the right person who is enthusiastic, dedicated, interested in engaging people online, and willing to learn. - Students and Non-students of any age (over 18) and those transitioning into (or building upon) a social media career are welcome to apply. Desirable Skills and Abilities: - Active on social media - Understanding of social media principles - Comfort and proficiency with email, the Internet, and learning user-friendly software - Organized, detail-oriented, text savvy on social media sites - Dependable, excellent verbal and written communication skills - Adaptable to changes in projects and priorities - Able to multi-task and work independently - Punctual, able to attend Skype meetings once or twice a week (we will work with your schedule). Equipment: - Reliable access to an Internet connection, your own computer, Skype, and phone. Timeline: Immediately! Approximately 10 hours a week for 20 weeks; we are flexible and your internship is negotiable. We will work with you.

Responsibilities

Working at Price of Business, you will be on a team, which may be responsible for, but are Not limited to the following: - Research, set up, and manage social media platforms - Writing and posting frequently on social media platforms - Engaging with the community - Creating attention grabbing strategies - Increasing community awareness - Comment on other pages - Strive to increase national awareness of Price of Business and US Daily Review - Understanding our Alexa ranking, analysis of our page and problem solve to improve our social media! We are looking for: - 2 interns for Twitter - 2 interns for LinkedIn - 1 intern for Facebook - 1 intern for Pinterest