Fall 2017 Content & Analytics Internship

Fall 2017 Content & Analytics Internship

Care about the facts? So do we. Since 2007, we have been committed to non-partisan journalism. We create products and deliver content of consequence; they have the power to change the course of history by making democracy better through our coverage of politics, policy, and power. As long as those intersect, there will be a need for POLITICO and our stories. That's where you come in.

POLITICO Focus, POLITICO's in-house brand content studio is seeking a Content and Analytics Intern. The ideal candidate is someone who is process and detail-oriented, while highly agile and able to think on their feet.

If you're looking to join a tight-knit team and understand the science behind advertising, we would like to hear from you!

Who you are:

  • A junior, senior, or recent graduate (within the last six months)
  • Interested in pursuing careers in the creative fields
  • Passionate about using numbers to define advertising campaign success
  • Passionate about digital story telling
  • Team oriented
  • Available to work approx. 15-20 hours per week from September 5th through December 1st.

What you'll do:

  • Assist with reporting and analysis deliverables for clients who publish sponsored content on POLITICO.com, using Google Analytics, Adobe Analytics (Omniture) and social media reporting tools
  • Support supervisors with account management for designated clients
  • Assist supervisors with media promotion and management responsibilities
  • Contribute to the ongoing ideation and research for sponsored content projects and promotional tactics
  • Conceptualize and conduct a long-term project relating to data analytics, social media, or sponsored content research with the assistance of supervisors

What you'll need:

  • Preferred skills/experience:
  • Previous marketing internship experience, especially ad agency experience
  • Basic familiarity with analytics visualization or dashboard tools (e.g., Tableau, Domo, Moat)
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel

Come help us build the story. We check our comfort zones at the door each day to foster innovation, and because we believe in each other's ambitions, we come together to create something meaningful.

We value our people. We offer a competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits package, including health and wellness benefits, commuter benefits, retirement plans, as well as work-life balance flexibility and opportunities for career development.

Let's keep in touch. Follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter at @politicocareers and #meetPOLITICO for a deep dive into what makes us POLITICOs and our adventures. We'd love to hear from you!


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