Purple Frog is looking for a new inbound marketing intern to join our team for one year, delivering inbound marketing to help transform our client's business. A great way to get highly-valuable experience during the course of your degree!

This is a really exciting placement opportunity that will enable you to play an important and integral part inside a growing and passionate team. You’ll have the opportunity to take on a lot of exciting projects at a very early stage of your career and get experience in a sector that is very highly in demand among employers. 

Confused at what is inbound marketing? Have a read here >


Key responsibilities:

  • Create briefs and assign blog posts for clients to their professional writers

  • Upload and publish blog posts on behalf of clients

  • Help build and manage a rich content calendar that attracts a qualified audience (including blog posts, whitepapers, ebooks, reports, webinars, infographics, etc.)

  • Use social media platforms (and other platforms) to regularly promote client content, organically and via paid ads

  • Improve the Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) of our clients' websites

  • Manipulate, design and create simple and effective graphics for online promotion and content wrapping (banners, whitepapers, infographics etc.)

  • Create email marketing campaigns and workflows to engage our clients' audience

  • Populating websites and helping with their launch

  • Get involved in group discussions and influence direction

  • Direct access to clients, liaising with them to deliver great campaigns

  • Periodical market research, reporting and analysis of the clients' content performance to influence and guide their future strategy


Why you'll love your time here:

  • You will work on a large and diverse variety of projects, ranging in size and scope

  • Your day to day activity will focus on implementing the core part of all our campaigns: content!

  • You will gain hands-on experience and be able to input your ideas into projects

  • You'll get valuable professional certifications, training and experience that will make your CV stand out from all others 

  • You will actively help clients grow and achieve real results

  • Encouragement to work flexibly, focusing on results, not your working hours

  • Be part of an enthusiastic team 

  • Be part of the change in the way people do marketing!

Key features of the ideal candidate:

  • Must have a passion for the inbound marketing philosophy

  • Creative - a knack for design is important as basic graphic design for the web and set up of simple website pages will be a big part of the placement

  • Digital savvy - know how to use all social media platforms and other online forums

  • Content-native - desire to work with content and words

  • A hunger to learn

  • Happy to work in an agile & entrepreneurial way (get started, learn by doing, iterate along the way, permission to fail)

  • Questions things and drives positive change

  • Enthusiastic

  • Work well in a team

  • Organised

  • Previous experience in using the Adobe Suite is a plus


Other benefits of working with us:

  • Pub Fridays! We close the office at 3pm on the first Friday after pay-day to go down to the pub for a well-deserved drink

  • Occasional baked treats brought into the office - especially during Bake Off season!

  • Christmas lunch and bubbly

  • Charity initiatives

  • Nespresso machine and a selection of teas always available

  • Alexa speaker, taking turns to choose the playlist/radio station of the day

  • Lunch out with the team whenever a new person starts

  • Catered lunch in the office whenever it’s someone’s birthday (Yay, Pizza!)

  • Flexible working – working from home whenever you want and flexible hours during the day

  • Cuddles with Reggie, our resident office dog


Key details

Length - 12 months
Starting date - July/August 2020
Salary - minimum wage (depending on age)
Location - Wheatley, Oxfordshire

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