WANTED: Summer 2016 Marketing/Social Media Intern


Do you love Social Media? Marketing? Do you want some experience not only working among startups in a collaborative coworking space but also working for a startup?! We're looking for interns who live in the Dallas area who would love to join the TreeHouse team to help make a difference in the BOOMING startup community in Dallas. Sound like you? Send an email to shelley@addisontreehouse.com for more information!

Below are the who, what, where, when's, and why's of this position:

Who/Where: The Addison TreeHouse (the TreeHouse), 14681 Midway Road, Second Floor, Addison, TX 75001

What We Do: The TreeHouse is a 501c3 nonprofit resource center for startups. We exist to help entrepreneurs, start, build, and grow their businesses through Mentorship, Education, and Community.

When: Summer 2016 Semester

Credit: Can be used for course credit, unpaid, part time. Approx: 12-15 hours/week

Position Description: This internship will include learning the responsibilities and tasks of Marketing and Social Media for The TreeHouse.  This skill set is perfect for those who wish to: 1) Learn more about the start-up scene in the DFW area, 2) put their marketing and social media expertise to practice, and 3) those with a passion for improving their community through non-typical routes, being that The TreeHouse is a 501c3 organization that helps entrepreneurs. Tasks will include, but not be limited to, managing the marketing content calendar, connecting a comprehensive outreach plan to social media vendors, scheduling outreach on social media channels, and helping to lead social media outreach for the purposes of informing, recruiting entrepreneurs, and fundraising for The TreeHouse.

Qualifications: The TreeHouse is looking for an energetic, self-motivated, enthusiastic, and inquisitive student who is willing to learn. The TreeHouse works with start-ups and entrepreneurs, and the ability to adapt to a fast-paced, changing environment is necessary. Excellent verbal and written skills required. Attention to detail and ability to plan ahead is also needed. Internship requires approximately 12-15 hours per week. Some of this work can be done remotely, as approved by the direct supervisor.

And there you have it! If you are interested in working for a nonprofit, this could be the internship for you. If you are interested in being an entrepreneur, this could be the internship for you. If you have always wanted to work for a startup, this could be the internship for you. If you want to surround yourself innovative and inspiring people who are changing the world we live in, this is the opportunity of a lifetime. If you want to gain skill sets that will be invaluable to your future career, this is not something you want to pass up.

Please send all resumes and inquiries to shelley@addisontreehouse.com.