Social Media Intern (Open Application)


We are looking for a social media intern to join our team. You will be at the heart of all our social media platforms and have the opportunity to work side by side with our founders. You will own strategizing and building content that will engage our community and grow the BASE BUTTER brand. The ideal candidate is not only experienced in social media, copywriting, and brand curation, but is a self-starter who thrives in an autonomous environment, has an interest within the beauty industry, and loves chatting with beauties!

Intern Responsibilities and Learning Objectives

  • Develop and maintain a strategic social media marketing & promotion plan and calendar
  • Curation of the brand’s creative content and overall brand aesthetic
  • Copywriting for all social media platforms and emails
  • Execute, schedule, and publish content
  • Maintain close view on trends within beauty

Internship Benefits

  • Hands on experience managing a thriving beauty brand
  • Opportunity to apply real-world work and develop relevant skills and expertise
  • 1:1 Mentorship with CEO + Base Butter Case Study



  • This is a virtual opportunity, but NYC or Philadelphia locals are preferred
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • 6 month commitment (evaluation + check-in after 2 months)
  • Available for group-call and potential in-person meetings once a week
  • Commit 5-10 hours per week
  • Prior social media experience
  • Have interest in the beauty and skin-care industry
  • Strong organization skills
  • A strong work ethic (both alone and in teams) and ability to meet deadlines
  • Must be familiar with Google Suite
  • Graphic design and video editing skills are a plus  

Other things you should know

  • Flexible start date, but ideally on or prior to April 15th, 2019
  • Compensation: unpaid for the first 2 months (trial period), but academic credit is available if requested