Digital Marketing Intern

The SXSW Strategy and Insights Department is seeking an individual to assist with marketing strategy, data collection/analysis, and marketing automation. The intern will be responsible for short and long term projects, including helping the Strategy & Insights team with record keeping, brainstorming, logic design, and a variety of other projects relating to analytics and marketing coordination. Data entry, meeting attendance, and administrative tasks related to marketing management will be required. This position will provide a wide spectrum of experience in regards to the production of a large scale event.

Responsibilities for this position include


  • Assist with collecting and organizing marketing and sales data
  • Filter, clean, compile and sort data
  • Analyze data drawn from multiple sources
  • Maintain email marketing analytics and record weekly data
  • Monitor and segment multiple email accounts
  • Assist with marketing automation and workflow creation
  • Assist with survey research, creation and delivery

Required Skills

  • Must be studying Marketing, Economics, or related discipline
  • Strong communicator
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and Google Drive
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel abilities
  • Ability to prioritize time-sensitive assignments
  • Basic knowledge of question logic
  • Fast, efficient, and accurate data entry skills
  • Experience with marketing automation software (Hubspot preferred)
  • Well-organized with exceptional attention to detail
  • Interest in data analysis
  • Critical thinking

Additional Skills

  • Google Analytics Experience
  • Database Experience
  • Knowledge of SQL
  • Tableau
  • WordPress web design
  • InDesign
  • Photoshop


This position runs October 2016 – April 2017. A time commitment of 10-20 hours a week with full-time availability during SXSWeek, March 6-19, is required.

Application instructions

  • Submit resume and cover letter to the SXSW internship department [email protected]
  • Cover letter must include "Why you think an internship at SXSW would benefit you
  • Applicants can apply for up to 3 internships
  • Include top 3 choices order of preference in cover letter and body of submission email
  • Include any additional information required by the specific internship

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