Social Media and Online Marketing Internship

Location: Wakefield, MA

Web Performance Monitoring

Department: Marketing,  Location: Wakefield, MA
Uptrends is a leading provider of global web performance and network monitoring services from the Cloud. With our remote-intelligence technology, we conduct performance monitoring for enterprises and service providers worldwide utilizing a global network of 120+ monitoring stations. We also provide network monitoring services from the cloud. Uptrends is headquartered in Alphen aan den Rijn, the Netherlands and serve our clients worldwide from our office in Wakefield, MA and Düsseldorf, Germany. Our customers range from SME to Fortune 500 companies. This position will be base in our office in Wakefield, MA. 

Job Description:

We are looking for Social Media & Marketing Interns who are excited and passionate about social media and online marketing and want to learn more about (online) marketing, digital production, and online communications strategies. We are looking for someone that is interested in becoming an expert on expanding social media platforms, social media engagement and other online marketing initiatives like SEA, SEO, Web analytics, Affiliate marketing and E-mail marketing.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Writing product ad copy
  • Writing weekly blogs and social media posts
  • Develop and launch brand awareness/social media marketing strategies in conjunction with our marketing team (Facebook, Twitter, Google+, etc.)
  • Discover relevant tech content (news articles, eBooks, webinars etc.) that can be shared through the Uptrends social networks
  • Managing and maintaining Facebook, Twitter and other social platforms to increase our customer engagement
  • Content marketing, Search engine optimization and web-placement strategy to enhance our online visibility
  • Connecting with bloggers & product reviewers

The ideal candidate should be:

  • An expert with social media tools and platforms - blogging, discussing forums/ message boards, Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, etc.
  • Adept at online research and navigating the web
  • Interested and experienced in writing copy for social media (i.e., using hashtags, writing tweets, utilizing images in posts, etc.)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Interested in web performance and network monitoring topics and issues
  • Excited to explore new social media networks and brainstorm how Uptrends can best utilize them
  • Naturally inquisitive
  • An independent worker
  • A creative problem solver and a natural connector
  • Eager to be a part of a fun-loving, hard-working team
  • Able and eager to take initiative
  • Organized and detail-oriented
  • Able to commit to a minimum of 15-20 hours per week

What we offer:

  • Work for a fast paced dynamic international organization with international colleagues 
  • Interesting and innovative services to sell
  • We offer both paid internship opportunities as well as for course credit
  • We have positions available immediately
  • You will be part of an international online marketing team that is using the latest tools and knowledge in the field of online marketing

Application instructions:

Please submit your resume and callback availability.