Powershift Internships: Fall 2015

Powershift Internships: Fall 2015

Powershift Group is looking for an intern to assist with marketing and administrative functions. The intern will be trained and prepared to reinforce the rest of the staff to carry out the execution of marketing strategy and will assist with overall team efficiency. By the end of the program, the intern will have gained experience in various aspects of marketing and business practices. This position requires at least 10 hours per week, starting on a non-paid basis.

We also offer an appealing office environment, occasional lunches, and a supply of snacks and beverages. The Powershift office is a fun environment where people learn quickly, work hard and accomplish big things. We also can help guide the intern to prepare a journal or portfolio of their work with us in order to comply with program or university course credit.

Responsibilities -Marketing research -Social Media -Help publish content to blog platforms (WordPress and Squarespace) -Work with graphic designer -Product marketing projects -Help plan trade shows and other events -Help  execute marketing efforts for new Powershift companies -Inclusion in marketing and business meetings to see operations aspects of business

Candidate Qualities Candidate qualities sought are good communications skills (written and verbal), well-organized, dependable, solid grades in school, out-of-class leadership (via volunteer or extracurricular activity). Incoming college freshman (graduated high school seniors) and other current college undergraduate and graduate students preferred.

Why work with us? -We highly value your success with us -We provide truly great, real-world marketing and business experiences -We have a friendly, very accommodating staff -Daily mentorship -We provide business contacts for networking and other career-building benefits

Please email cover letter and resume to marketing@powershift.com.

About Powershift Group

Powershift Group (http://www.powershift.com/) is a venture builder, focused on bringing to market new technology products and services. You will work in an office with an extremely experienced and collegial group of tech and startup professionals, receiving daily mentoring. Our offices are centrally located, near the Capitol and downtown Austin.