Search Engine Marketing Internships from The Search Agency

Lindsay Matt is a 2008 alum of the JMU Department of Marketing and currently works in search engine marketing at The Search Agency.  Although I never had Lindsay as a student in one of my JMU marketing classes, I had the pleasure of working with her through Pi Sigma Epsilon (PSE).  Lindsay requested that I share a search marketing internship opportunity.  Thanks Lindsay!  We always appreciate when our JMU Marketing alums offer career help to our students.

Search Engine Marketing Internships
from The Search Agency

Looking for search engine marketing Internships? How would you like to intern for a fast-growing, private company in one of the hottest spaces on the Internet? The Search Agency is a top-tier search engine marketing (SEM) and optimization (SEO) firm that offers internet advertisers a full-service solution to their search marketing campaigns. Join a bright, rapidly growing group of dedicated, creative and energetic people in a casual and upbeat environment in Baltimore.  The right candidate will join a world-class team – gaining cutting-edge, best-in-class Online and Search Marketing exposures in a rapidly growing industry. The Search Agency is positioned as a top-tier SEM, SEO working closely with industry-leading companies and thought leaders in the online space.

Analyst (Search Marketing) Internship

Key Responsibilities:

  • Strong analytical and reporting skills must be able to understand and analyze data.
  • Analytical, problem solver, collaborative, strategic, results-oriented, and multi-task oriented.
  • Strong Excel skills including formulas, filtering, pivot tables, and trending charts development. Macros and introductory visual basic skills preferred.
  • Has the ability to effectively multi-task in a deadline driven atmosphere.
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to prioritize projects based on business needs.
  • Strong communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability in statistics, including R2, confidence intervals, t-test, regression, etc preferred.

Skills/Qualifications:

  • Great attention to detail.
  • Ability to function independently and as part of a team.
  • Adaptability to a changing environment quickly and easily.
  • Manage multiple assignments and prioritize work while meeting deadlines.
  • Professional demeanor.
  • Bachelor’s degree in marketing, advertising, business, economics or mathematics/statistics preferred.

Creative Editor Internship

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with Account Managers, Web Experts, etc. to create unique and optimized ads.
  • Researching and learning online consumer behavior.
  • Ability to develop and organize keywords into campaigns that best put ads in front of the right people.
  • Ability to work both creatively and analytically to improve account performance.
  • Ability to act quickly and proactively for client success in a deadline-driven environment.

Skills/Qualifications:

  • Proven writing and communication excellence. Editorial and/or marketing experience in an online, magazine, book or other publishing environment is a plus.
  • Great attention to detail.
  • Intuitive/creative thinker.
  • Outstanding computer skills, computer savviness, including solid knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel.
  • Ability to function independently and as part of a team.
  • Adaptability to a changing environment quickly and easily.
  • Manage multiple assignments and prioritize work while meeting deadlines.
  • Resolve complex editorial challenges in a professional and timely manner.
  • Professional demeanor.
  • Bachelors in Marketing, English, Journalism, or Communications preferred.

Other Details

  • 20 hours a week
  • Flexible schedule
  • Summer and fall opportunities
  • Baltimore, MD
  • Contact Lindsay Matt (JMU Marketing Class of 2008) for more information – lindsay.matt@thesearchagency.com

Also see http://www.thesearchagency.com/jobs.html

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