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Edelman Portland is looking for a rock star digital intern


Mar 16


Digital Intern – (160384)

Organization: Edelman

Practice Area: Digital

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Edelman Portland is looking for a rock star digital intern! The intern must be able to work effectively with a variety of account service staff within a specific set of accounts. S/he must have good organizational skills and the ability to adapt to new conditions, assignments and deadlines. S/he must have solid knowledge of MS Office Suite and superior verbal and written communication skills. The intern is generally someone who has recently graduated with a Bachelor’s degree and is looking for entry-level experience in digital marketing and social media. Familiarity with the digital space through past coursework or other internships is desirable. Edelman Digital was established as the world’s first global social agency. We bring together the best talent to help clients from every industry and sector to navigate complex business and brand challenges brought on by an increasingly digital world. We excel at helping our clients recalibrate their brands, reframe their positions and – most importantly – connect and engage with people. Why work with us? You’ll work with an industry-leading team, defining the rules of social marketing for the global business environment.


  • The intern is responsible for assisting with implementing and monitoring projects within a specific set of accounts under the direction of the supervisor. S/he works closely with and supports the needs of the account teams.
  • Drafting editorial content and creating editorial calendars
  • Managing meeting notes, agendas and recaps
  • Conducting social media monitoring and reporting
  • Assisting with research projects and new business audits
  • Participation in creative brainstorms
  • Staying up-to-date on digital news and trends

About our internship program:

  • The duration of the internship is a minimum of 3 months and a maximum of 6 months
  • Interns are paid $12.50 per hour, plus overtime when approved by management
  • Most of our interns are post-graduates and work a full-time schedule (Mon-Fri, 8:30am-5:00pm)


  • Intern candidates must have interest in digital marketing and possess good interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to work effectively with others and manage multiple deliverables at once
  • S/he should have a basic understanding of social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Instagram, YouTube)
  • Be able to manage deadlines Have strong writing skills

About Edelman Edelman is a leading global Communications Marketing firm that partners with many of the world’s largest and emerging businesses and organizations, helping them evolve, promote and protect their brands and reputations. Edelman was named one of Advertising Age’s “Agency to Watch” in 2014; one of Forbes’ “14 Most Influential Agencies of 2014”; and The Holmes Report’s “2013 Global Agency of the Year.” Edelman was awarded the Grand Prix Cannes Lion for PR in 2014 and was among Glassdoor’s “Best Places to Work” for the third time in 2014. Edelman owns specialty firms Edelman Berland (research) and United Entertainment Group (entertainment, sports, experiential), a joint venture with United Talent Agency.

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