Chrome City Internship Opportunity!

July 25, 2017

 

Chrome City Creative: Internship Description

Job Title: Chrome City Creative Intern (see specific positions available below)

Salary Range: This is an unpaid internship. School credit is available.
Department: Marketing and Public Relations

Company Overview:

Chrome City Creative is a boutique creative agency & PR firm handling a range of clients in the hospitality, design and lifestyle industries. Chrome City exists to tell the story of Chicago’s creative class & their unique role within the community. Our mission is to provide strategies that create a shift in our current culture by finding new and innovative ways to connect, think & understand. Chrome City is a creative catalyst for businesses to connect with like-minded brands & audiences. We believe creatives hold the power to change, illustrate & elevate what is happening around us. Chrome City’s purpose is to propel this community’s brand story & strengthen its cultural identity by enhancing the way we communicate.

 

Internship Description:

Our team is looking for dedicated individuals who possess a strong work ethic & passion for the local hospitality, design & art culture. We are looking for someone to help execute current client work. Interns will be exposed to some of the best restaurants, designers, creatives & more in the city & all aspects of their communication strategy. Our work ranges from event creation to community outreach, street team marketing & media relations. We are looking for a well-rounded individual who can pull up their sleeves & work on a wide range of tasks and projects. Our aim is to give you as much experience in all facets of communications as possible.

 

Public Relations Intern Responsibilities:

 

  • Media monitoring & reporting for client clips

  • Competitor research & list building for clients

  • Email client promotions to databases

  • Create updated media lists for PR database

  • Research & coordinate off-site events for clients

  • Coordinate media & concierge reservations

  • Attend client events & assist with day-of needs

  • Maintain client calendars & due dates

  • Day-to-day organization & office assistance

  • Draft proposals, press releases, post-event releases, media alerts, & pitches

  • Copywriting for client assets (ie. website, flyers, etc.)

  • Brainstorming & drafting various pitch angles

  • Create press reports for client updates

  • Research outlets & writers for specific pitching efforts

  • Outreach to community groups, potential partners & more

  • Execution of street team marketing to events, business & residential buildings

  • Assist with writing Chrome City blog posts

  • Organization of client files (ie. Google spreadsheets, Dropbox)

 

Marketing Intern Responsibilities:

  • Outreach to community groups, potential partners & more

  • Execution of street team marketing to business & residential buildings

  • Competitor research, list building & community outreach development

  • Attend client events & assist with day-of needs

  • Maintain client calendars & due dates

  • Day-to-day organization & office assistance

  • Research & coordinate off-site events for clients

  • Assistance with Chrome City blog

  • Organization of client files (ie- Google spreadsheets)

  • Coordinate media & concierge reservations

  • Research & creating contact lists

  • Organizing & analyzing information

  • Compiling community outreach collateral

  • Executing marketing outreach for Chrome City and clients

  • Street team activations

  • Assist Director of Operations in sourcing & screening interns for clients

 

Branding & Business Development Intern Responsibilities:

  • Assistance with writing & coordinating Chrome City blog

  • Researching, brainstorming, & ideating ways to further develop Chrome City as the “go-to” agency for all creative services

  • Assisting in the development of social media content & execution of client posts across all platforms

  • Conducting real time marketing initiatives 

  • Expert Positioning of Chrome City & the CEO across media, relevant creative communities, & organizations

  • Assisting in business development initiatives & writing proposals 

  • Clipping hits in the media acquired by Chrome City for client presentation

  • Researching potential Chrome City clients

  • Coordinating photoshoots & design projects for clients

  • Maintaining schedules

  • Competitor research, list building & community outreach development

  • Attend client events & assist with day-of needs

  • Day-to-day organization and office assistance

  • Outreach to community groups, potential partners, & more

  • Organization of client files (ie- Google spreadsheets)

 

Social Media Intern Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the development of social media narrative & execution of client posts

  • Develop content calendars on a weekly and monthly basis for clients

  • Research to find articles, stories, or other relevant resources to post to social media

  • Grow social media following across all relevant platforms

  • Maintain and initiate consumer interaction across social media platforms

  • Post updates, news, & announcements in a timely manner

  • Attend client events & assist with day-of needs

  • Maintain client calendars & due dates

  • Thorough research of trending hashtags

  • Influencer & celebrity research for client outreach

  • Execution of street team marketing to events, business & residential buildings

  • Day-to-day organization & office assistance

  • Organization of client files (ie- Google spreadsheets)

 

Design & Photography Intern Responsibilities:

  • Assist in execution of photo shoots for clients including: interiors, food, beverage, headshots

  • Assist in execution of photo shoots for social media promotions, website use, & Chrome City Blog

  • Identify client photo needs & coordinate shoot details

  • Editing of photos upon completion of shoot

  • Create client files

  • Send best selection of photos to client for approval

  • Work in conjunction with Social Media Intern for proper selection and use of photos

  • Designing promotional materials for web, print, & any other marketing collateral using Adobe Creative Suite applications

  • Assist Chrome City’s graphic designer to create client branding materials

  • Source items for preliminary designs

  • Attend client events and assist with day-of needs

  • Maintain client calendars & due dates

  • Consult with Chrome City and client copywriters & marketing teams to coordinate design materials

  • Execution of street team marketing to events, business & residential buildings

  • Day-to-day organization & office assistance

  • Organization of client files (ie- Google spreadsheets)

 

Requirements:
ATTENTION TO DETAIL & STRONG COMMUNICATION SKILLS ARE A MUST. Students applying for this internship should be pursuing a degree in Public Relations, Communications, Journalism, Marketing or a related field.  All applicants must have an ability to self-police and be responsible for their work with or without supervision.

 

Familiarity with Google Drive, Dropbox, Constant Contact, & Cision are recommended, but not required!


Majors:

Public Relations, Marketing, Communications, Journalism

Availability:  

  • Office Hours, Monday-Friday, between 9am and 5pm.

  • Length & time period of internship will be decided together (3-4 days a week).

 

How to Apply:
Please email Resume, Cover Letter & Professional References to Anthony Ott, Director of Operations:
anthony@chromecitypr.com. Please specify which position you are applying to in the subject line (i.e.: Marketing Intern Applicant).

 

Interviewing: ONGOING

 

Start Date: ASAP or Fall 2017

 

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