Social Media Intern - NYC

New York, Salary:Negotiable

About Social Chain

This is Social Chain. A global social media agency. We deliver tangible results that have a long term transformational impact on progressive brands. We use the latest technology to drive strategy, the right minds to inspire creativity, and over 386 million people to maximise distribution. We currently have offices in Manchester, London, New York and Berlin. Interested in joining us? We’re always looking out for the next generation of talent to join our expansive team of creatives. We’re not looking for generic CVs, we’re looking for originality and a proven passion that grabs our attention.

Job Description

Social Chain is a global social first marketing agency with offices in New York, London, Manchester, Berlin, and Munich. Our agency is grounded in simple values of being First, Fearless, and Ever-Changing; something our staff of over 200 curious and creative individuals provide across the world daily. In working with Social Chain, you’ll have the opportunity to work with world-class brands, across a multitude verticles inclusive of fashion, food, entertainment, and sports.

Our Social Media Management Internship is an excellent opportunity for undergraduates and recent graduates to gain experience in the social media marketing industry. If you seek a challenging, yet fun experience work environment and have a passion for social media, then we are looking for you!

Learning from a devoted team of social media experts, you will be given the tools to monitor trends,  ideate creative content, and build a strong social community for brands. As strong believers in the power of working collectively to accomplish end goals, you’ll collaborate closely with individuals across departments - all the while learning about core processes of our creative, production, design, and account management teams.

Internship placements run for a three month period, with a three to five day a week commitment, during which time you will:

  • Ideate and post content for Social Media across recognizable global brands of Cath Kidston, Gogo squeeZ, and BlastZ
  • Assist account managers with social media management across all platforms (planning, scheduling, posting)
  • Monitor the social and competitive landscape for trends, searching for content themes people are sharing, liking, recommending and talking about on the internet.
  • Monitor discussions, posts, and comments across multiple social media channels.
  • Create a weekly internal report on competitors social media content to share with the creative team.
  • Assist the creative team in brainstorming and creating campaign decks and social media content.

Candidate Requirements


  • Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram knowledge
  • Excellent communication skills in written, oral and social media
  • Strong social copyright skills (a plus)
  • Strong computer skills (Experience with Adobe suite programs (PhotoShop, InDesign, Illustrator) is a plus)
  • Creativity, ambition, and a strong work ethic
  • Self-starter, motivated individual
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Must be familiar with all the functions within social media platforms (i.e. Facebook Live, Instagram Stories)
  • Knowledge of Design is a plus, but not a requirement.

Additional Info

To be successful in your application it is important that you be a US resident with full employment rights.

As part of your application we would like to not only see your CV/Resume, but get to know you a little. Please send us the link to a 1-2 minute video of yourself telling us why we should hire you. Be as creative as you like!