Digital Communication Intern
Ascendium Brand
 Madison, WI

Requisition Number: DIGIT01077

Purpose of Position

We are looking for someone who has a marketing focus with interest in digital communication. Under the direction of the Digital Communication Manager you will support our digital portfolio in multiple formats for varying audiences; perform social media community management duties; and assist other team members as needed. This person will gain experience developing and executing omnichannel efforts and analytics. Must have the ability to complete assigned tasks autonomously and as part of a team.

Essential Functions

  1. Helping to manage our social media channels
  • Community management
  • Research ways to engage our communities and present ideas
  • Assist with gathering data on each channel.
  • Learn and become proficient in the tools we use to manage our social media accounts.
  • Assist with our social listening efforts.
  • Help to evolve our social communications internally and externally.
  • Follow and assist with the development, implementation, and maintenance of team processes
    (e.g., reviews and feedback) and procedures.
  • Participate in meetings and presentations related to digital communication efforts.
  • Support digital conference set up and management for virtual events.
  • Provide continual status updates and information to the Digital Director in day-to-day communication and weekly meetings.
  • Exhibit progressively increasing strategic understanding of Ascendium.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.
  • Education/License/Certification/Experience Requirements

    • Currently pursuing a marketing degree with some exposure to digital marketing & social media management.

    Knowledge and Skills Required for Position

    • Ability to learn and adapt quickly to digital/social advancements
    • Life activities including ability to communicate, learn, be self-sufficient, and work as a positive member of a team.
    • Exceptional verbal and written communication, editing, problem-solving, organizational, and interpersonal skills, with strong attention to detail.
    • Excellent customer and coworker communication skills.
    • Ability to adapt to changes with platforms, tools, and trends in the digital world
    • Experience with the google suite of products a plus
    • Knowledge of social media management and listening tools a plus
    • Effective research and information gathering skills.
    • Strong Assignment management skills.