Social Media Analyst - Unpaid Internship


This is an unpaid internship that may be used for college credit. The Social Media Analyst Intern will receive guidance from our marketing team with over 75 years combined experience. The primary function of the Social Media Analyst is to conduct social media platforms audits, brainstorm, create and post ads, and perform market research and competitor analysis. Social Media Analysts will decide what platform to focus on and determine ways to increase social performance. It's a great opportunity for individuals who want to develop leadership, sales and communication skills in a friendly, fast-paced and highly supportive environment. The length of the internship is 12 weeks with the possibility of an extension based on performance, job requirements, and availability of the selected candidate.

Reports to: Katherine Wang, Marketing
Location: Chicago, Illinois


Our team's digital inventiveness and mobile location expertise creates brand stories that produce results. We are seasoned professionals who have worked in marketing, technology, mobile, and beyond. Our skills include Micro-fencing, mobile strategy, data analytics, and more.

  • Researching new social media trends and tools.

  • Analyze and report social media actions on a monthly basis for successes and new opportunities

  • Providing constructive criticism to content creators to help them make improvements

  • Generate and promote SEO strategies, including optimizing keywords in content marketing projects

  • Assist in link building campaigns in coordination with SEO goals

  • Ensure the Digital Factory website is optimized for SEO and SEM, with reports and audits to be completed

  • Track, analyze, and report the results of marketing campaigns using Google Analytics and other tools

  • Run advertising campaigns via social media (Facebook, Twitter, etc.) and Google AdWords.

  • Help build inbound organic search traffic and improve search engine results pages

  • Create and maintain an effective marketing campaign across all interactive media including websites, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, email and blogs. Assist with building content for all social channels, email and blog.

  • Any other duties as assigned based on company needs and Intern’s strengths/interests


Required Knowledge, Skills, or Abilities

  • Working knowledge of social media paid advertising campaigns including Facebook, Instagram, and LinkedIn

  • Familiar with Google Analytics and Google Keywords Tool

  • Energetic self- starter, structured and strategic thinker who can work well in a small team and independently

  • Problem-solving, strong initiative, critical thinking, and analytical skills

  • Reliable and detail-oriented


Required Education and Work Experience

  • Current or recent enrollment in a Business, Analytics, Marketing, Advertising, Communications, or related bachelor’s degree program


Preferred Qualifications

  • HTML and CSS knowledge a plus

  • Prior experience with start-ups is a plus

  • Ideally, candidates should have related prior internship/ work experience

  • Availability to attend daily working sessions from 9:00 AM- 5:00 PM CST, Monday- Thursday (4 Hours Collaboration, 4 Hours Independent)


Digital Factory is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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