We are hiring - are you a marketing magician?
Marketing & Communications Intern - Work Experience
After securing an exciting partnership with an innovative blockchain company with a global user base predominantly in Asia, we are now looking for a Marketing & Communications Intern to manage our social media presence and drive community growth across our digital channels.
This is a unique opportunity to contribute to the early stages of an award-winning novel live streaming app powered by blockchain, while developing your digital and operational marketing skills in a real-world environment.
You will be taking responsibility to refine and deliver our digital marketing strategy, with key tasks including but not limited to:
Owning our presence on Crypto Twitter and Telegram - energy and wit required!
Developing and monitoring marketing campaigns - working with our graphic designers and partners to publish eye-catching content
Writing and proofreading creative copy
Maintaining websites and reviewing analytics to continuously improve our strategy
Updating databases and using a customer relationship management (CRM) system
To complete these tasks our team will support and up-skill you where necessary to work effectively in our organisation, but as a basis we are looking for...
Skills and experience
A keen eye for detail and what makes powerful marketing campaigns - we will ask what your favourite campaigns throughout history have been and why, so be ready!
An understanding of social media mechanics - we are looking for people who have a significant social media following or have produced something great previously
A way with words - do you have the confidence in your writing and wit to engage and delight our community
Proactive and resourceful - able to show initiative and independently research ideas to constantly improve our strategy
Respectful and empathetic - you will be acting as our community manager and working with our partners, as a representative of Vivid IoV Labs we need to see professionalism and the ability to build rapport
Bonus points for:
Interest in Live Streaming, Blockchain and/or Cryptocurrency
Passion for following crypto-related social media content
Experience with paid ads
Experience with data analytics
An eye for good design - able to create striking digital media assets such as infographics, video clips etc
Equally important is being a complementary fit into the team.
Motivated - you will be in frequent communication with your teammates, but the ability to work autonomously is key
Flexible - expect lots to change as we navigate uncharted waters, we approach every challenge with an open mind
Active listener - allow the speaker to fully engage, but always willing to put your own ideas forward
Teamworker - not afraid to chip in and get involved in anything to help the progress of the company
Responsible - take ownership and acts in the best interests of the company & its values
Dependable - consistent in your approach and a reliable pair of hands under pressure is of the utmost importance for us as we move quickly
Register your interest
Please note that this opportunity is offered as voluntary work experience.
To express your interest in this opportunity at Vivid IoV Labs, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Make sure to include the following details to help us get to know you, the more information the better:
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Vivid IoV Labs
Vivid IoV Labs formed from the winning team of UCL and Ripple’s Block-Sprint 2019 Hackathon. We are creating a more inclusive internet using emerging web 3 technologies.
Our focus is on the Internet of Value and micropayments, by using and developing new tools we are committed to creating next gen applications for fairer content revenue distribution and superior user experiences.
Our app is a request based live streaming app and has been dubbed the Uber for live streaming! Utilising micropayments the platform incentivises all parties through an innovative revenue distribution model for content.
About the team
The founding team has 4 co-founders. We have a good mix of creative and technical skills, as well as boasting significant experience of working within technology startups.
We have already gained some awards and recognition as a team namely:
UCL x Ripple Hackathon Winners
Future of Blockchain Hackathon: Near Protocol UX Challenge Winners
Member of UCL CBT Industry Alliance
Conception X Cohort III
ThunderCore x Encode Club Cohort
So you'll be joining something exciting with momentum!
We might be a scrappy startup, but we have important values and they should resonate:
A new day. New ideas. A new you.
Be grateful for the opportunity
Celebrate every single win
Deliberate cautiously, act decisively
Do common things uncommonly well
Remember the endgame
Show up every time
Take care of colleagues, customers and the world
Vivid IoV Labs Ltd is an equal opportunity employer. We view our employees and subcontractors as our most valuable asset and seek to conduct business in an atmosphere of mutual respect and professionalism.
It is our policy to extend equal employment and advancement opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, religion, colour, origin, citizenship, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, age or disability.