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Content Marketing Internship

What It Means to be a Content Marketing Intern at Benali

As a Content Marketing Intern at Benali, you will be working closely with our Content Editor as part of a close-knit, collaborative, marketing team. You’ll build real-world content marketing experience and play a key role at Benali working with our creative team on internal and external projects. Working under the guidance and mentorship of our Content Editor, you’ll get to work on a range of active client marketing projects including content strategizing, content creation, campaign management, email marketing, blog optimization, and more. This role can either be onsite in Norman, OK, or fully remote and will run through the summer at 40 hours per week with the potential to continue part-time during the following school year.

What We’re Looking For in a Content Marketing Intern

  • You’re a current Marketing, Journalism, or Writing student looking for a full-time, summer-long internship.
  • You have a portfolio to share, containing content samples, clear communication of your process, and any insights gained.
  • A collaborator — you enjoy being part of a team and working toward a common goal. You’re comfortable working with other content creators and other disciplines, such as graphic designers.
  • You are eager to learn and see getting feedback on your work as an opportunity to grow and improve on your skills.
  • Great follow-up skills and not shy about asking questions for clarity.
  • You’ve got an eye for details — you catch spelling or grammar mistakes and are proactive in fixing them.
  • You are self-motivated and resourceful — you can stay on task independently and strive to find new, creative ways to communicate with our client’s prospective customers.
  • You are able to jump back and forth between various tasks easily and can manage projects for multiple clients simultaneously.
  • You are looking to gain real-world experience within content strategizing, creation, and performance analysis.
  • You’re always looking for ways to improve or new things to test out to improve content performance.

What You’ll Focus on at Benali

Depending on our active clients and your preferences, your tasks will range from brainstorming campaign content, optimizing blogs, editorial review of written content, assisting with managing freelancer writing submissions, email campaigns, and more. You’ll collaborate with our Content Editor on the tasks such as those listed below. (Your involvement will be dependent on workload, client necessity, and what fits your career goals and interests.)
  • Articles & Campaigns
    • Work closely with our Content Editor to optimize existing blogs for various clients, including optimizing CTAs, and creating relevant pop-ups for articles.
    • Research what competitors are doing successfully and brainstorm content ideas for upcoming campaigns.
    • Assist with monitoring content delivered by freelancers plus a first review of submissions.
    • Use our campaign tool to interlink related content for improved performance.
  • Email
    • Strategize about and write email campaign copy.
    • Optimize emails to ensure subject line and preview text are set up for the highest click-thru rate.
    • Assist with copy review of email campaigns to ensure language is consistent, engaging, and that there are no grammatical errors.
  • Website copy
    • If a client need arises, you may have an opportunity to assist with creating copy for websites.
  • Content & Messaging Strategy
    • If a client need arises, you may have the opportunity to assist with creating a brand voice and targeted messaging.
    • You can assist in identifying opportunities for educational content to attract and engage prospective customers.

What’s Expected of You

  • You believe together is better. You’re unified with our team in our goals and our work, in our wins and in our losses, because you know that teams do it best.
  • You’re always inspired. You’re eager to learn, to grow, and to work on things you’re curious about.
  • You like to be real. You're not afraid to be yourself or to tell and hear the truth and learn from it.
  • You make it work. You’re a problem solver and solution finder who never settles for okay.
  • You believe change is certain. You're constantly looking to improve and understand it's okay to tweak things and pivot.
  • You celebrate good times. You're proud of your work, our team’s work, and advocate for others to be their best.

What You Can Expect of Benali

  • We will trust your decisions and give you the authority to make decisions. We’ll never cover you in red tape.
  • We will support you personally and professionally with our time, resources, and attention. We’ll never leave you hanging.
  • We will invest in you and your craft. If you desire to grow, we never want to be your bottleneck.
  • We will challenge you. We are constantly improving because we are constantly overcoming challenges. You’ll never be bored.
  • We will listen to you. Your voice matters to us and you have a seat at our table. We’ll never shut you out.

Why Build a Career at Benali

  • We’re a small but growing team looking to elevate ourselves and our clients.
  • We believe in doing meaningful, good work for our clients that makes an impact on not only their business, but also in their everyday lives.
  • We serve growing small businesses and constantly see the fruit of our labor, from seed to harvest.
  • We build authentic relationships within our team and with our clients that go beyond transactional meetings.
  • We’re passionate about growth and development at the company and individual levels. There will always be opportunities for advancement for you.
  • We’re obsessed with our clients success and are always looking to help them transform their business and their lives.
  • We regularly make time for developing ourselves individually and as a team. We want everyone to leave Benali better than when they stepped in.
  • We believe work should be meaningful.
  • We believe in flexibility.
  • We believe work should be fun.
  • We believe our work should have a positive impact on ourselves and others.
If you think you’re the right fit for Content Marketing Intern at Benali, start our application process by completing our VideoAsk.

And once that’s done, please fill out our official application as well.
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