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Startup Grind

Events Marketing Intern

Startup Grind is looking to onboard a talented individual who is a hard worker, quick learner. You will work most immediately on Startup Grind’s upcoming 7,000-person Global Conference - taking place in February in Redwood City. The role will encompass administrative needs as well as important projects, where you will learn a lot and take on a lot of responsibility. You will be part of the [small] Events + Marketing team, reporting to the VP of Marketing and Partnerships.  In this role, you will play a big part in bringing together thousands of founders that will go on to build some of the best businesses in the world.

More about the role:

  • You'll learn and get hands-on experience in marketing and event production in an early stage startup. You'll be helping most closely with:
  • Event-related logistics from planning process to execution on-site
  • Help with coordinating and organizing speakers, sponsors, vendors, volunteers, students, directors...
  • Ongoing maintenance of social media channels
  • User engagement and feedback collection
  • Marketing strategy and milestones execution
  • Developing relationships with national media partners
  • Be willing to take on any task that is assigned to you.  We are a startup remember? Everyone needs to pitch in and help out when needed

About You

  • Student or recent graduate
  • Active and familiar with the various social media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram etc.)
  • Strong writing and communication skills
  • Highly organized, with acute attention to detail
  • Very fast learner and ability to multitask
  • Think on your feet, effective in high-stress situations (ie. events!)


  • You are based in San Francisco, California or can be there 2-3 days per week to work with the team in office
  • You are able to intern at minimum 20 hours per week


*Only candidates that meet all the above requirements will be considered for this internship

*Internship will begin no later than December 1, 2017 and shall run through May 2017*

*Submit your resume to via your school email address.