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Nick Onken & NIONlife are looking for Social Media, Podcast SEO and Video Interns that can tackle execution like a pro!

Who We Are:

Nick Onken is a photographer, podcast host, and creative entrepreneur devoted to inspiring the world to create their moments and create their life. A former graphic designer hailing from the soggy city of Seattle, now residing in the concrete jungle of New York, Nick has photographed personalities such as Justin Bieber, Usher, and Jessica Alba. He has photographed print campaigns for international brands such as Nike, Coca Cola and Adidas and his work has been published in magazines such as Conde Nast Traveler, Cosmopolitan, and Marie Claire. On his podcast, he’s interviewed celebrities such as Usher, Scooter Braun, Stacy London and others. He photographs for the charity, Pencils of Promise as he believes that education is the root problem solver of our world.

Social Media Intern

Winter, Spring, Summer 2018
Tasks Description:
Seeking dependable, self-motivated, and inquisitive interns to join our social media team this winter in New York. Duties will include:
-Assisting with the day-to-day management of our official accounts on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram

-Help track analytics

-Create a social media content calendar

-Strategize reader-engagement opportunities
-Ideal candidates are detail-oriented with a strong interest in social media
-Prior knowledge of social media management systems
-In-depth understanding of Facebook, Twitter, Instagram

-Experience with social media analytics, including Google Analytics and Facebook Insights
-Video editing skills are a plus

Podcast SEO Intern

Winter, Spring, Summer 2018
Tasks Description:
The SEO Intern will help the team to conduct research and implement SEO recommendations, and is responsible for the delivery of strategic pieces centered around the podcasts on NIONlife.com. Specific duties will include:
-Day-to-day SEO tactical execution

-Work in conjunction with predefined SEO campaign objectives

-Provide regular reports
-Conduct research on keywords, landing pages, URLs, and more

-Strategize approaches to reach business goals like increasing conversions, traffic, and more
-Excellent math skills and experience in Excel are a must

-Knowledge of or curiosity about site structure and design, search engine ranking factors, and content marketing
-Ability to hit deadlines & provide deliverables across several clients at a time
-Ability to conduct relevant keyword research and make recommendations

-Ability to conduct on-site optimization
-Working knowledge of WordPress is a huge plus
-Experience with local listings management (LLM) and local SEO a plus
-Excellent communication skills, written, and verbal
-Ability to communicate effectively

Video Intern (part-time)

Winter, Spring, Summer 2018
Tasks Description:
The video intern will assist in developing and producing content at the forefront of digital distribution platforms. The role involves shooting and assisting on shoots. These videos will also be re-edited and adapted for multiple platforms, from Facebook to Instagram to YouTube, in addition to NIONlife.com. The ideal candidates are capable shooters and fast editors with a passion for innovative storytelling. They are tech and pop culture buffs who always know what’s trending on the internet, and are ahead of the curve on social media.
Candidates should be comfortable with Adobe Premiere and how to use Adobe After Effects and Photoshop, various types of audio and digital video equipment, and how to shoot awesome video with their iPhone.
-Work with Nick Onken to assist with production plan
-Shoot and edit videos for the site and like Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube
-Provide insight into engagement and performance
-Meet deadlines

How To Apply

Please email [email protected] with your:
-Instagram Handle
-LinkedIn URL
-Answers to the following questions
Are you more of a hunter or a gatherer?
Any advice for your previous boss?
What do you want to be when you grow up?
What do you love about the NION brand?
What are three reasons you are our dream candidate?

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