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Black Love Social Media Intern

ABOUT BLACK LOVE

BLACK LOVE, Inc. is a love, relationships, and mental wellness brand visible through the Black Love series which is in its third season on the Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN) and the digital platform, BlackLove.com. The series, directed by Codie Elaine Oliver and produced by Codie & Tommy Oliver, highlights authentic love stories from the black community showcasing what it takes to make a marriage work. Premiering in the fall of 2017, Black Love was the #1 trending topic on Twitter and the highest-rated unscripted series in the history of OWN with over 1.3 million viewers. The show’s popularity and engaged community laid the groundwork for the qqqwebsite and a host of live events. Our mission is to inspire healthy conversations   all aspects of a relationships at every stage of life. We are headquartered in West Los Angeles.

THE ROLE

We are looking for a talented Social Media Intern to join the Black Love team. This is an incredible opportunity to learn more about a career in digital/social media marketing and an opportunity to cultivate a strong social media presence for a rapidly growing relationship-focused brand. In 2020 alone, Black Love’s Facebook and Instagram channels have increased by 300K each.

NOTE: This can be for college credit and has the potential to grow into a full-time role. 

WHAT YOU’LL DO 

  • Assist with content creation, curation, and caption writing for Black Love Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube and Pinterest
  • Social media community management
  • Track, measure and report social media data/analytics
  • Monitor/engage/report social media trends through social listening
  • Assist with influencer outreach
  • Attend meetings and brainstorms

REQUIREMENTS / QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Currently enrolled pursuing a degree in Marketing, Communications, or a related field (with a strong interest/emphasis on Digital/Social Media) or graduated from an accredited College or University
  • Coachable with a willingness to learn and a commitment to excellence
  • Superior written communication skills, attention to detail, and reliability
  • Ability to work in a team environment and has a sense of humor
  • An interest in a career in social media/digital marketing
  • Aren’t afraid to get your hands dirty to find creative solutions to problems
  • Are comfortable taking direction as well as taking the initiative
  • Revel in being a self-starter and proactively seek out opportunities to learn and improve both yourself and the processes around you
  • Previous social media marketing experience/internships a plus
REMOTE WORK REQUIREMENTS
  • Access to high speed internet connection
    Working web cam and phone 
  • Access to a device capable of running Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe Suite, assorted social networks 
  • Access and familiarity with Zoom and Google Meet

    FIND US ON SOCIAL!
Instagram: @blacklove
Facebook: @blacklovedoc
Twitter: @blacklovedoc

Send your resumes to breanna@blacklove.com

 


Black Love Design Intern

ABOUT BLACK LOVE


BLACK LOVE, Inc. is the premier partner for celebrating 360 degrees of Black Love. Across television, digital, social media, and experiential, the brand speaks authentically to the Black Community. Our mission is to inspire healthy conversations on relatable topics at every stage of life. With over 20M monthly combined social media & digital impressions, highly-engaging live activations, and a growing portfolio of original digital content, we are uniquely positioned to amplify the meaning of Black Love for today’s Millennial Audience. The roots of Black Love, Inc. began with the eponymous docuseries BLACK LOVE, which launched on OWN as the network’s most-viewed unscripted series debut of all time with over 1.3M viewers. The series, now approaching its 5th Season, has often been the #1 trending topic on Twitter and has found itself at the center of many (positive) viral moments

OUR INTERNS

Black Love’s internship program is designed to complement academics with practical experience in media and entertainment. Through the program, students will gain real-world experience developing designs based on leading trends in social media and learn how to use design to evoke emotion, tell a story and sell and promote a brand. This is a great opportunity to build your design portfolio and have your art seen by our audience of over 1 million people.

POSITION SUMMARY

Black Love is seeking a creative, hardworking, detail-oriented graphic design intern who is interested in creating graphics, primarily designed for Social Media. You will learn social media design strategies, new design techniques, and have the opportunity to create advertising assets for our hit docuseries, Black Love on OWN. Throughout the internship you’ll have the chance to develop results-driven content at a fast-paced startup. Our ideal intern is a self-starter who’s eager to contribute and learn, works well independently, and can meet deadlines consistently.

REQUIREMENTS
  • Must be skilled in Adobe Photoshop and Canva with a strong understanding of text/image design concepts
  • Must be creative and able to independently turn an idea/prompt into a beautiful design
  • Must be able to use references to replicate designs 
  • Must be familiar with social media design trends and able to create eye-catching, shareable content
  • Must be a self-starter with a strong sense of organization and excellent communication skills

REMOTE WORK REQUIREMENTS

  • Access to high speed internet connection
  • Working web cam and phone 
  • Access to a device capable of running Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe Suite, assorted social networks
  • Access and familiarity with Zoom and Google Meet


FIND US ON SOCIAL!

Instagram: @blacklove
Facebook: @blacklovedoc
Twitter: @blacklovedoc

Send your resumes to breanna@blacklove.com