Community Outreach Intern

Looking for help applying to college or graduate school and interested in a great internship opportunity? Our growing Santa Monica-based startup is hiring an enthusiastic, passionate intern to assist with community outreach. College students looking to sharpen their skills in public relations and event planning, with an interest in increasing educational opportunities for college-bound students should apply. We’re looking for high achieving, organized, tech-obsessed team players who love communicating, building relations, and learning new skills like creating partnerships. Most importantly, we’re seeking students who want to make a meaningful impact in shaping an early-stage organization.

The best part? You get to help us continue to grow, and we’ll help you get into your dream school. No previous experience necessary, just a thirst to learn and a go-getter attitude.

INTERN RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Perform partner research
  • Reach out to potential for-profit, non-profit, and high school partners on behalf of SeekU
  • Set up speaking events for SeekU’s founder
  • Craft and execute a PR campaign in collaboration with our marketing agency
  • Measure effectiveness of campaigns and provide suggestions for next steps
  • Document, create and maintain protocol for repeatable processes of tasks put forth
  • Recruit intern successor

WHAT INTERNS RECEIVE:

  • Fun, easy going experience at an early stage ed/tech startup with a socially responsible mission
  • Up to 1 weekly hour of free College Admissions Consulting, Graduate School Admissions Consulting, or Career Coaching with one of our founders
  • An opportunity to receive superb letters of recommendation
  • An inspiring co-working space to study in and work on your own personal projects during off hours
  • Free coffee, snacks, and weekly lunches

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be able to receive college credit
  • 10-15 hours of weekly availability
  • Demonstrated interest in communications, PR, or event planning (an interest in education is a plus!)
  • Proficiency using Google Drive, managing iCal, and performing basic online functions
  • Driver’s license and/or reliable transportation