Business Development Internship - Media Partners foursquare
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED About Foursquare:
Foursquare helps you and your friends make the most of where you are. We're a small but highly ambitious company with millions of users worldwide relying on Foursquare to keep up with friends, discover what's nearby, save money and unlock deals. We?re also helping over a million registered merchants ranging from local businesses to global brands connect with their customers.
To thrive as a member of team Foursquare, you must embrace our exciting work-hard, play-hard environment. We're not afraid to move fast and break things as we release, launch, iterate, update and announce -- sometimes all in the same day. We're a closely-knit team and, especially at the end of a long day over beers, we feel like we're inventing the future together.
Your role as Business Development Intern:
Foursquare's Business Development team is seeking great internship candidates to join the media partnerships and content platform team. This is a fantastic opportunity for recent new grads or those looking to break into the NYC startup scene, especially those with experience in media and publishing. You will support the team by sourcing potential partners, preparing materials and slide decks for meetings, and onboarding new content creators into Foursquare. We work with a broad range of media partners ? local newspapers, national magazine, sports leagues, prominent digital properties, TV and music ? and you?ll be helping them become successful on Foursquare. You should be familiar with a wide variety of the industry?s business models, be comfortable in a fast-paced start-up environment and bring an energetic, fun and creative approach to your work.
This is a 90-day paid internship. During this three-month period you will work a full 40 hours per week in our SoHo, New York office. Sorry, we cannot accommodate remote workers.
Assist in content creation process for Foursquare media partners
Help source leads and contacts for potential outreach
Provide support to our partners and growing brand community by responding to inbound questions
Design internal and external collateral (case studies, pitches, etc)
Provide documentation and FAQ's to improve the onboarding experience for our partners
Work closely with members of the biz dev team, marketers, and community managers to best understand Foursquare's media partner tools and products
Must be available to work full-time for 90 days
Patience with a large amount of requests and sorting through low and high priorities
Judgment / tact in dealing with questions from our external partners
Analytical ability to suggest methods and avenues for improvement to processes
Foursquare user for at least 3 months (share your profile link)
Ability to multi-task, prioritize and handle customer service requests with excellent communication skills.
High level of passion for Foursquare to get through some of the mundane aspects of the job and appreciate opportunities to learn from the BD team in NY
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Computer Savvy i.e. Dropbox, Google docs, Excel
Strong social media experience
All backgrounds are encouraged to apply, especially Business Development, Marketing, Management, TV, Film and New Media.
To apply, submit your resume and cover letter. Please include relevant links such as personal website, blog, or Foursquare user page.
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