Marketing Internships

At BIG YAM, we believe a marketing internship should be more than a resume filler, it should be a place to set the course for your career. 

2019 Digital Media Summer Internship (Paid Position)

This summer (2019), our marketing intern position will be: Digital Media Intern

You will get to experience firsthand the fast-paced and creative culture within the agency, do real work on real brands, and interact with smart and helpful mentors and staff. The internship will focus on both paid and organic social media marketing as well as a range of other digital marketing disciplines.

The Digital Media Intern will help to ensure that key digital marketing solutions are delivered to our clients in alignment with their marketing objectives. In this support role, the intern must be up-to-speed on digital media trends, detail oriented, incredibly organized, data driven, customer-service focused and have a great team approach. Our objective during the internship period will be to provide exposure to (and hands-on opportunities within) tools, platforms and digital marketing campaigns, as well as mentoring from various members of two key departments – Digital Media and Communications – in a way that attempts to leverage the interests, skillsets and capacity of the intern. 



  • Assist with overall project coordination related to paid and organic social media campaigns
  • Work closely with the Digital Media and Communications teams in the preparation of campaign plans and schedules, various project coordination duties, as well as steps related to campaign launches and maintenance
  • Participate in the preparation and trafficking of digital media creative assets between agency, clients and platforms
  • Participate in the coordination of campaign monitoring and reporting activities related to organic and paid social media marketing
  • Assist with the management of organic social media platforms for the agency and its clients, including researching relevant industry news, drafting social media copy and daily community management
  • Various duties as assigned

Experience and Education Required:

College junior or senior working towards a bachelor’s degree, or a recent graduate with an accredited advertising, marketing or communications degree. Previous agency internship experience preferred.

Skills Required:

  • Familiarity with digital media platforms including Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Doubleclick Campaign Manager, YouTube, LinkedIn and Google Analytics. Familiarity with Google Tag Manager and Google Ads a plus.
  • Detail oriented and data minded with exceptional organizational skills
  • Specific, hands-on experience with digital media monitoring
  • Willingness and ability to learn, especially when it comes to new digital technologies and media tactics
  • Avid media consumer with a keen interest in the effect of the Internet and digital technology on media consumption
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize and work well under pressure
  • Active listener with professional demeanor in written and oral communication
  • Team player with a positive attitude and a passion for contributing to the output of the team
  • Self-starter who’s able to work both independently and within a team environment
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Knowledge of social media platforms

Working Conditions:

This position is located in an office environment and the intern will be required to sit or stand for long periods of time working on a computer and talking on the phone. This position might also require participation in customer intercept session(s), which would require sitting and standing outdoors at a stationary booth and communicating with customers for a few hours at a time.


Part-time (20 hours per week / three afternoons per week); Two-month timeframe beginning June 3rd or June 10th


$15.00 per hour

Submit your resume for the Digital Media Intern position