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internships at
the refinery


spring 2019 internships

We are searching for two amazing interns to join our team at The Refinery! Interns must be available approximately 15 hours per week Feb 1 - May 10, 2019.

We are looking for candidates who embody the following attributes:

Go-getter, people person, with a positive attitude and always willing to contribute and help with any problem

  • Loves the startup culture and Austin of course!

  • Is a great team player, but can also get work done independently

  • Loves to creative problem solve and brainstorm

  • Driven, motivated, & hard working

  • Always has a smile on their face

Events and Programming Internship:

  • Assist with venue space bookings, giving tours of the space, handling event scheduling and answering any event related questions

  • Assist with designing & producing Refinery hosted events including end-to-end event design, planning, and production, securing vendors & sponsors, selecting decor, handling run of show, and generating ticket sales

  • Manage venue and event marketing including CANVAS at The Refinery’s social media pages (@canvasatx)

  • List events on website calendar and put together materials for marketing team to promote events

  • Secure relationships with local vendors and Austin brands

Social Media and Marketing Internship:

  • Manage social media platforms for The Refinery (Instagram, Facebook, Pinterest) by creating content calendars for 5-7 posts a week and multiple daily posts on Instagram

  • Oversee blog content and creation

  • Assist with email marketing and press outreach to grow brand awareness and generate leads for both membership and events

  • Head up weekly newsletters

  • Graphic design and copywriting skills are a plus!

To apply for an internship position with us, click HERE

Applications are now open, and will close on December 23rd, 2018 — We can’t wait to meet you!