Market America, a Global Product Brokerage and Internet Marketing company that specializes in One-to-One Marketing, is seeking a Content Writing focused Intern and General Assistant for the Public Relations area of our Marketing Team.
Are you interested in a career in TV/radio or print news and want articles that feature your byline to add to your resume? We are looking for someone who loves to write and wants a taste of what it is like to be a part of a news team.
This position also requires someone with an extreme attention to detail and willingness to act as an Assistant to the Public Relations Manager on a day-to-day basis. This position is for our headquarters, located in Greensboro, NC. The preference will be to have the intern on site.
We may consider having a portion of time made available remotely. This will be based on a case-by-case basis for our Fall and Winter semester.
Must have strong writing skills and provide writing samples that include published articles or press releases other than school/college course work.
Please submit three work samples to be considered.
This position will support overall company marketing-related projects with specific focus on Social Media, Search Engine Optimization and Marketing research, as it relates to the key brands within the company.
Education and Experience
College coursework in public relations, marketing, journalism, communications, English, Business Administration or a related field.
Or combination of equivalent experience, education, and training
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Creates content researches, writes, edits and submits original articles on a weekly basis, specific to current PR strategy and related Market America-exclusive products/brands.
Optimizes all articles/releases with SEO rich terms and continuously reviews Google Trends for key terms to include in weekly content.
Assists with a variety of research on an as needed basis as part of the marketing group.
Qualified candidates should apply online. This position will work remotely based from our Greensboro NC offices. Sorry, we are not able to sponsor for this position.
Market America is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.
Market America | SHOP.COM is changing the way people shop and changing the economic paradigm so anyone can become financially independent by creating their own economy and converting their spending into earning with the Shopping Annuity.
ABOUT MARKET AMERICA, INC. & SHOP.COM
Currently in its 27th year, Market America, Inc. is a global product brokerage and Internet marketing company that specializes in one-to-one marketing and is the creator of The Shopping Annuity. Its mission is to provide a robust business system for entrepreneurs, while providing consumers a better way to shop.
Headquartered in Greensboro, NC, the company was founded in 1992 by Chairman and CEO JR Ridinger and has generated over $8.5 billion in accumulated sales. Market America employs approximately 1,000 people globally with operations in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singapore, Australia and Malaysia. Through the companys primary shopping website, SHOP.COM, consumers have access to approximately 60 million products, including Market America exclusive brands and thousands of top retail brands.
Market Americas revolutionary Shopping Annuity program, which helps shoppers convert their existing everyday spending into earning, is an extraordinary and financially meaningful benefit of the business. Internet Retailer has ranked SHOP.COM #65 in the 2018 Internet Retailer Top 1000, the #36 largest global online marketplace in the 2019 Internet Retailer Top 100 Online Marketplaces Database, #96 in the Internet Retailer Asia 500 and the 18th fastest growing Internet Mobile Retailer. The company is also a two-time winner of the Better Business Bureaus Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics, was ranked 8th in the 2018 Grant Thornton North Carolina Top 100 (NC100) and received 2018s Triad Business Journals Fast 50 award as one of the top privately-held companies for sustained growth, driving the areas economy. By combining Market Americas entrepreneurial business model with SHOP.COMs powerful comparison shopping engine, Cashback program, Hot Deals, SHOPBuddy, Express Pay check out, social shopping integration and countless other features, the company has become the ultimate online shopping destination.
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