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Job Title Top wine, spirits, & gourmet products marketing agency seeking sharp, savvy, serious intern for 2016 spring semester
Location San Francisco, CA
Company Name Charles Communications Associates
Company Description We are an independent creative marketing communications firm focused on new media and public relations that helps local and global companies create, build and launch brands. Recognized as one of the most effective firms particularly in the international wine industry, CCA is also known for success in the gourmet, natural and organic food and beverage categories, as well as for top shelf spirits and luxury products marketing. Realizing the constantly growing potential of new media as marketing platforms, Charles Communications develops and executes new media strategies for clients driven by an in-depth understanding and experience with social network sites, blogs and other platforms.

We work hard at CCA. We treat every client’s business as if it were our own. We develop strategically creative plans and we constantly offer ideas for growing our clients’ business’ and audiences. We work hard, play hard and live well. We believe in a work/life balance as long as you are a communicative individual. At CCA we integrate work and life seamlessly because we love what we do. You really need to have marketing and wine run in your veins, then you’re for us! 
Job Description

We are looking for a part time intern (3-4 days a week) who can work at our chic downtown FiDi San Francisco office and who will jump in and contribute to our smart, fast paced team. We need a smart, detail oriented, resourceful individual who is self-motivated, not afraid to ask questions, enthusiastic, and willing to learn. 

•       Be familiar with CCA’s clients and our general marketing strategies
•       Assist with CCA’s social media channels
•       Work on client projects as needed such as event support, social media, research, press releases and more
•       Assist with general office operations 

•       Familiarity with Macs & Excel in particular
•       Up-to-date on the latest social media trends and social media savvy in a variety of channels: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, Tumblr, etc. THIS IS KEY -we want STRONG STRATEGIC experience in social 
•       Timeliness, attention to detail and accuracy are key to this position
•       Excellent written & verbal communications skills 
•       Ability to work well with others while also running projects independently at times
•       Applicants must have at least 1 prior internship in an agency environment
•       Takes ownership of each task, being thoughtful and thorough in execution
•       Familiarity of CisionPoint, MailChimp, and Vertical Response is a plus! 
•       Knowledge of the food & wine industry  
•       Highly motivated and eager to learn

This internship offers school credit. Several of our internships in the past have resulted in full time employment. 

Job Type Internship
Pay Scale Unpaid
Start Date Spring 2016
End Date  
Other Information To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter, along with the answers the following questions:
1.     What most interests you about working in Public Relations?
2.     What are the top 5 media outlets you read in your free time and why?
3.     What is the most recent memorable food and/or wine experience and what made it so?
Contact Instructions

Alex Fondren
Account Supervisor

Contact Address

340 Pine Street

Suite 504

San Francisco, CA 94104

Phone (415) 701-9463
Email  internships@charlescomm.com
Web Link  http://www.charlescomm.com/




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