We’re looking for a dedicated, motivated and upbeat intern to join the Brave Girl Media team. Chicago-based is preferred, but remote will be considered for the right candidate. This position would be ideal for a marketing, communications, PR or journalism student looking for experience working at a small woman-owned business.

About Lizzie & Brave Girl Media:

Brave Girl Media encompasses the creative studio & She’s Brave, the Brave Creative Podcast, and the lifestyle brand Brave Girl Club. If you can’t tell - we’re all about being brave, bold and creative. We work with, serve and are inspired by creative, passionate women from all walks of life.

Brave Girl Media was founded by Lizzie Benson, who has been a designer, creative business owner and lifestyle content creator for nearly 7 years. She started her first blog from the floor of her freshman dorm room, and turned it into her full time career before the age of 25. Now she works to help, educate and empower other female entrepreneurs, bloggers & creatives to turn their dreams into a reality, no matter what that is.

Duties:

  • Working together to create an overall social media & content calendar.

  • Finding, creating & scheduling social media content across platforms for all branches of Brave Girl Media.

  • Formatting & scheduling blog content in Wordpress.

  • Formatting & scheduling podcast episodes in Squarespace.

  • Facebook group community management & moderation.

  • Writing lifestyle blog content, if interested.

Desired Experience or Qualifications:

  • Social media content creation, strategy & scheduling.

  • Blog or content writing related to lifestyle topics.

  • Familiarity with Wordpress, Squarespace, Mailchimp, & Buffer or a desire to learn.

  • A positive attitude and a desire to learn and experience new skills.

  • Approximately 5-10 hours a week availability between the hours of 9am and 5pm CST.

Perks:

  • Access to The Wing, a female-based co-working space & networking community (Chicago only)

  • Mentorship & education about creating & running your own business, blogging, networking & creating a personal brand.

  • Access to a Create & Cultivate Insiders membership.

  • Ability to build your portfolio, network with other like-minded women & cultivate an understanding of lifestyle & media brands.

  • College credit, if applicable (based on your university’s requirements and programs).

  • Professional development & letters of recommendation.