BlueNalu – Social Media Internship

Learn more here – Social Media Intern Job Description 

To apply, contact Shara Narsipur (BlueNalu Communications Manager) – SNarsipur@BlueNalu.com | (858) 703-8703

Job Summary:
BlueNalu is seeking a detail-oriented, creative communications intern with excellent writing and storytelling skills. The intern will work directly with BlueNalu’s Communications Manager and business development team and will be involved in research, content creation, and content curation for both BlueNalu and Eat Blue channels, and social media monitoring, management, and reporting for Eat Blue. This is an exciting opportunity to work with a cutting-edge food innovation & sustainability-focused company in a newly emerging field. This position will be remote, approx. 20 hours/week (MF), and with time could turn into a more permanent role within the organization.

Job Responsibilities:

 Work with the marketing team to keep BlueNalu & Eat Blue social media channels updated,
active, and engaging
 Interact regularly with followers, participants, and collaborators
 Create content that fulfills Eat Blue’s regular social media publishing schedule and supports
the content strategy
 Review (weekly, monthly, quarterly) social media campaign performance and cross-channel growth with the marketing team
 Provide content recommendations for social media growth and
engagement optimization based on content performance metrics
 Collaborate with staff on new ideas, directions, and tools for marketing and communications
 Generate social content for the brand that is engaging, memorable, and effective in prompting
readers to take action
 Assist with proofing written materials for style, grammar, etc.
 Curate engaging third-party content that can be utilized on social platforms to increase
brand awareness
 Assist with following up with featured influencers and organizations for Eat Blue site
 Identify possible mission-aligned influencers and Eat Blue ambassadors
 Create branded graphics for social media publishing
 Assist in planning newsletters for Eat Blue & BlueNalu accounts

Qualifications & Experience:
 Majoring in Communications, Marketing, Journalism or field related to BlueNalu such as
Environmental Science or Marine Biology
 Minimum 3.3 GPA
 Must be authorized to work in the U.S on a permanent basis without requiring sponsorship
 Flexibility to attend weekly local meeting and initiative to complete tasks with remote direction
 Genuine interest in ocean health and food security
 Exceptional written and verbal communication skill required
 Deep understanding of social media platforms (Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram,
YouTube, Tik Tok)
 Photography and video/video editing skills are a plus
 Previous experience managing business social media accounts is a plus
 Previous copywriting experience is a plus
 Basic understanding of CRMs
 Experience with Sprout Social or similar social media management platform
 Experience with PowerPoint, Excel, SharePoint and Word
 Must be self-motivated
 Must have excellent organizational skills