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Gorilla 76

Outreach Intern

Strategy – St. Louis, Missouri
Department Strategy
Employment Type Part-Time
Minimum Experience Entry-level

The ideal Outreach Intern candidate is a strong, persuasive writer with an interest in understanding the convergence of online public relations and content marketing. Applicants must be current college freshmen, sophomores or juniors with the ability to work 15+ hours a week. This is not just a summer internship, but instead, a year-round opportunity.

Daily activities include pitching stories to a range of publications and actively managing relationships with editors, writers and bloggers. This internship is paid.

Tasks and responsibilities

  • Build relationships with online trade publications and pitch our clients’ content
  • Identify link-building opportunities and execute strategies in an effective and timely manner
  • Monitor and document outreach efforts
  • Identify opportunities to make your work more impactful or processes more efficient
  • On occasion, assist with one-off agency tasks (somebody has to water the plants!)

Requirements

  • Ability to understand our clients' industrial, B2B businesses
  • Exceptional analytical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Strong, persuasive writing skills
  • A desire to learn more about online marketing in the B2B industrial space
  • Must be current college freshmen, sophomore or junior looking for a place to call home until graduation
  • Interest in business and/or marketing with a strong, relevant academic background
  • Availability to work from our St. Louis, MO office for 15+ hours per week

What will help you stand out

  • Previous experience pitching to publications OR previous experience working for a publication or blog
  • Knowledge of digital marketing tactics including SEO, PPC, email outreach, etc.
  • Examples of work entailing strategic and analytical thinking from a previous internship or educational project

    What we offer

    • A well-paid internship with a flexible work schedule
    • An amazing work environment in the Central West End
    • Quarterly company team-building events and volunteer days
    • An opportunity for growth within the agency
    • Significant personal and professional development opportunities

    By applying for this position, you are certifying that the information provided on this application form and any other documents provided to Gorilla 76 are complete and accurate. If asked to provide work samples, you are certifying that samples provided were created by you. Withholding information or providing false information will result in a refusal to hire or termination of your employment. This application is valid for 90 days, and you must reapply for consideration beyond 90 days.

    Equal Employment Opportunity has been, and will continue to be, a fundamental principle and policy at Gorilla 76, where employment is based upon your capabilities and qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, citizenship status, marital status or any other legally protected characteristic. This policy of Equal Employment Opportunity applies to all policies and procedures relating to recruitment and hiring, compensation, benefits, termination, and all other terms and conditions of employment.

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    • Location
      St. Louis, Missouri
    • Department
      Strategy
    • Employment Type
      Part-Time
    • Minimum Experience
      Entry-level
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