Digital Communications Intern | Arts + Culture Agency (Sutton PR)

Job reference: SS2022SCNL1

  • Start date: July 2022
  • Salary: London living wage 
  • Type of intern: Graduates 
  • Duration of internship: 6-8 weeks 
  • Number of opportunities available: 1
  • Internship format: Hybrid
  • Office location: London

About the organisation:

We are a cultural communications agency that inspires connections between people, ideas and places in the arts and culture space. With offices in London,  New York, and Hong Kong, and forthcoming locations in Singapore and Paris in 2022, we are the only truly global cultural communications agency. Founded in 2006, our experienced teams of cultural strategists work to engage audiences locally, internationally and digitally. We believe the communities we build and engage with across the cultural landscape through our unrivaled networks demonstrate the vital role culture plays in enhancing our lives.

Role Description:

We are looking for a Digital Communications Intern who has a passion for the arts and culture, digital marketing and content creation. As a digital communications intern, you will gain an insight into the importance of digital marketing and branding, gaining firsthand experience in implementing digital and social media campaigns. This internship will help you acquire valuable marketing skills and provide you with knowledge of various marketing strategies including paid social media through dedicated training opportunities.

Reporting to the Senior Digital Marketing Manager, you will be an integral part of the Digital team at the agency, working across different clients to support the day-to-day management of digital accounts, including social media content creation and scheduling, copywriting and research, as required.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Draft social media content, both visual and written, and provide creative ideas for client campaigns
  • Schedule social media content through Sprout Social
  • Support in drafting social media and website performance reports
  • Support in preparing presentations
  • Attend e clients’ calls and circulate meeting notes

Person specifications: 

  • Excellent communications skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability to multitask and produce high-quality work to deadline
  • A passion for visual arts and culture at large
  • A passion for digital communications and marketing with a strong desire to learn
  • A good knowledge of social media platforms including Instagram, Facebook, Twitter
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Organized and detail oriented
  • Strong creative, strategic, analytical, and interpersonal skills
  • Previous experience in social media management and copywriting is a plus

NOTE: You must be a registered Summer Stars candidate to apply for this role.

If you are not a registered Summer Stars candidate but wish to apply for this role, please email [email protected] directly before submitting an application. You would also need to confirm that you are eligible to work within the UK.   

Applications that are from a non Summer Stars registered candidate will not be accepted. 

How to apply 

Please apply with a CV and cover letter (no longer than 250 words) explaining your interest in the position, any relevant experience or transferable skills you may have that makes you suitable for the role. Please send your CV and cover letter to [email protected]

Please add your full name and the job reference in the subject line. Applications submitted without a full name and job reference will not be considered. 

Job Reference Number:SS2022SCNL1

Roles will remain open until Friday, July 8th 2022 so please be sure to apply as early as possible as strong candidates will be selected and interviewed on a rolling basis. Once the position has been filled, the role will be closed. 

For candidates shortlisted for an interview and moved on to the next stage of the recruitment process, if available, further information will be provided about the internship opportunity and the name of the employer will be revealed so further research and preparation can be done.