VisionPoint Marketing is a digital marketing agency based in Raleigh, NC, specializing in higher education marketing consultation and execution. We serve universities, colleges and community colleges across the country to help them achieve their branding, enrollment, communication and fundraising goals. Our portfolio consists of award-winning branding, marketing and web design campaigns – work we're invited to share every year at national conferences.
Who Are We Looking For?
VisionPoint is seeking a motivated, well-organized and passionate marketing intern to join our team. Our ideal candidate is someone who thrives in settings that require them to learn and grow and who is not afraid to take initiative. Given the opportunity to work with VisionPoint’s Account Services and Integrated Marketing teams, the marketing interns will dive into all aspects of the VisionPoint process, gaining hands-on experience in an agency setting.
Clear, concise and effective written communication skills
Organizational skills and strong attention to detail
Ability to work well in a small, collaborative team environment
A knack for multitasking
Experience with Google Analytics
Knowledge of content management systems (CMS) or HTML
Experience writing/maintaining a blog
Experience managing a social media campaign
Experience with social media monitoring tools (Hootsuite, Argyle, TweetDeck, etc.)
Knowledge of basic SEO best practices
What You’ll Do
A marketing intern’s day is full of hands-on tasks in integrated marketing, project management, branding, website design and development, and online and traditional advertising. Your day-to-day tasks will be determined with the VisionPoint team based on your interests and goals. Examples of specific intern projects include:
- Assisting in the development of digital and traditional media plans
- Assisting in the execution of various digital marketing campaigns, including: Adwords, Facebook, LinkedIn, and email marketing campaigns
- Managing project timelines
- Participating in brand strategy brainstorms
- Researching and blogging about hot topics in higher education marketing
- Contributing to proposals for new client projects
- Strategizing website information architecture and contributing to the creation of sitemaps and wireframes
- Analyzing user testing footage and crafting reports for clients
- Conducting website quality assurance
Please click here to apply. Be sure to include both a resume and cover letter.
Our Internship Program
The VisionPoint internship program is a 12-week program offered in Spring, Summer and Fall. The program is open to undergraduate and graduate students who are looking to gain experience in an agency setting. We value all of our interns and go the extra mile to ensure your experience fits your career goals. Every intern in the program is assigned a mentor who will work with them to set goals and provide regular performance feedback. Interns receive a stipend of $100 for every 40 hours worked, and VisionPoint is happy to work with full-time students looking to get course credit for their internship.
Internships are available part-time or full-time. In order to truly immerse yourself in the VisionPoint work environment, we recommend that you spend at least 15-20 hours in our office each week.
VisionPoint Marketing believes that every intern has the potential to become a full-time VisionPoint employee following graduation.
Want to learn more about what it’s like to be a VisionPoint intern?
Check out what past interns have had to say about their experiences on our blog.