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Social Media Intern (USX06)

  • Market Team
  • Internship
  • Milwaukee, WI
  • Remote friendly

2021-05-11 19:25:46 UTC

Overview: Social Media Intern (PT + Summer FT)

As our Social Media Intern in Milwaukee or the broader US, you will work closely with the Director of Sales. You will support the growth of our business by building our brands’ audiences and influence through storytelling and education. You must be a phenomenal communicator with sufficient design skills to create the content you want and effortlessly shift between brands’ styles. You will learn how to work in a global, often-virtual team with multiple levels of communication, impact and marketing. You will regularly multitask multiple responsibilities and be diligent and resourceful in problem-solving.


  • Establish and maintain a social media marketing plan and editorial calendar on social platforms.

  • Generate, edit, publish and share engaging, informative and appealing content daily.

  • Support B2B and wholesale marketing with retail partnerships and targeted engagement.

  • Build and measure email marketing drip campaigns and newsletters to drive traffic to retail locations.

  • Use social media as a tool for customer service and handle all inquiries regarding our business.

  • Analyze social media performance via dashboards and KPIs and translate data into action.

  • Manage brand ambassador and influencer programs to support retail sales and collaborations.

  • Track and report on Agricycle’s brands’ competitors’ retail marketing activities and promotions.

  • Promote Agricycle’s impact and maintain brand standards for Agricycle, Field Better, Tropicoal & Jali.

  • Monitor and listen to audience engagement to understand emerging trends/issues.

  • Accomplish all other reasonable responsibilities provided by supervising team members.

Ideal candidates are:

  • Highly creative with a hunger for innovation and are natural-born problem solvers.

  • Motivated by a passion to make the world a better place and love to take on challenges.

  • Servant leaders who help to build the team and take on whatever role is necessary.

  • Eager to learn and thrive in the fast-paced “fail fast, fail often” startup culture we embody.

  • Collaborative in a highly diverse and global team and can work independently when remote.

  • Critical and strategic thinkers with strong decision-making skills.

  • Empathetic and patient, knowing no task is below them.

  • Strong team players, knowing teamwork is necessary and that each role supports the other.


  • Minimum of at least 6 months of employment history (not necessarily continuous).

  • Pursuing Bachelor’s degree in marketing, communications, graphic design or similar degree with a minimum of 2 academic years of education.

  • Technical expertise in social media management platforms, design software like Canva and others.

  • Excellent relationship building and English communication skills (written, oral and digital).

  • Demonstrated compassion and empathy, strong work ethic and unimpeachable integrity.

  • Readiness and ability to regularly perform under pressure and within short timeframes.

  • Desire to be proactive and support other team members by reducing their workload.

  • Excellent working knowledge of computer applications and cloud-based software.


Compensation: Targeted $12-14/hr and 10+ hours per week during school year, 40 hours per week in summer.

Time Off: 9 prorated Paid Holidays + flexible scheduling to match lifestyles (parenting, student, other employment).

Work Environment: Semi-remote working in Milwaukee downtown office with global travel and startup culture.


Send all applications through by 28 May 2021 at 5pm CST.

Agricycle is an Equal Opportunity Employer and seeks diversity in all forms. Attach the following as one combined PDF: a) cover letter addressed to the CEO; b) Resume with two reachable references; and c) any other documents you find relevant and related to qualifications or personality. Clearly state the position you are applying for in your letter.

Remote restrictions

  • Workday must overlap by at least 8 hours with Milwaukee, WI, USA
  • Must be a resident of United States