Social & Community Intern

Social & Community Intern

Social & Community Intern

Our mission at Whatever Technologies Inc. is to help you and your friends experience the world together.

We know how it is to be the one stuck planning everything for the group, sending a million options and still not getting anywhere. We've been there too many times. That's why we're here to help you get your plans out of the chat and into the real world. Join us and let's build something awesome together!

About the role

Whatever is looking for an intern to join our team and help ramp up our social and community channels for our first ever alpha product launch as a startup. We are eager to work with someone who is not afraid to jump into the deep end of the ocean and build our social channels from the ground up.

We need someone who will help us communicate the latest Whatever happenings across Instagram, TikTok, Twitter & Discord. Your responsibilities will primarily be supporting social media execution, aiding operation across all of social platforms, and helping us pretend like we’re cool 😬

Not only will you get to work closely with our founding team, but you will get to work in partnership with the CEO on cultivating the Whatever brand, by creating playful and exciting content across all platforms. We don't want professional cover letters. Show us a little creativity. We don’t take ourselves too seriously so have fun with it.

The details

  • This is a paid (hourly) internship position with a duration of 3-6 months.

  • We are looking to have this role work with our team for a minimum of 20 hours per week

  • This role is primarily remote, but we work at our office in Walnut Creek, CA 3 days a week and would ideally like to have our intern meet with the founding team in-person at least once a week, if possible.

  • Our team can be flexible for the right team member so more than happy to talk through all of the points above ^

What you'll do

  • Work alongside the founding team to develop the brand across platforms like TikTok, Instagram, Discord and Twitter.

  • Execute social media strategy and coordinate day to day content calendar executions including copywriting, asset coordination, and postings to Whatever channels.

  • Own and create frequent and visually compelling original content for Tiktok, Instagram and Instagram Stories.

  • Produce a monthly newsletter with updates on company news, products, and promotions.

  • Track analytics and sentiment specifically for our social media channels to determine growth, traction and ROI.

  • Keep your eye and ears on the pulse of the Whatever community. Tell us about their suggestions and concerns.

  • Monitor and respond to comments and direct messages across all social media platforms in a timely and professional manner.

  • Manage a community on Discord, fostering engagement and conversation among members.

  • Brainstorm and work directly with the CEO to execute campaigns and content.

  • Keep up with up-to-the-minute social media trends, as well as trends and insights from the various types of communities. Communicate audience knowledge to the wider team.

You're a good fit if…

  • You are currently enrolled or graduated from a university program related to marketing, communications, or social media

  • You are experienced in creating content and using platforms such as Instagram, TikTok & Twitter

  • You have in-depth knowledge of social media trends and meme culture

  • You are a go-getter who isn’t afraid to take on all kinds of tasks and learn new things

  • You have strong communication and exceptional problem-solving skills

  • You're willing to get scrappy and is excited by a fast-paced startup environment

  • You have the ability to write and speak clearly and effectively

  • You have the ability to create visually appealing content using graphic design and video editing software

  • You have familiarity with social media analytics and reporting tools

  • You have passion for social media, community building, and digital marketing

  • You have outstanding time-management and prioritization skills, with the ability to excel at multiple priorities under short deadlines

  • You bring fresh ideas and perspectives to any project or conversation.

Bonus points if…

  • You have previous internships or experience in social marketing

  • You live in San Francisco or other major metropolitan cities and regularly attend local restaurants, concerts, events, etc.

Ready to apply?

If you’re interested in the role, please email [email protected] with your resume and a fun cover letter 😀