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Content Marketing Intern – Writer, Editor and Editorial Assistant (Summer 2021)

Join us as we pursue our disruptive new vision to make data accessible, usable and valuable to everyone. We are a company filled with people who are passionate about our product and seek to deliver the best experience for our customers. At Splunk, we’re committed to our work, our customers, having fun, and most importantly to each other’s success. Learn more about Splunk careers and how you can become a part of our journey!

Role

The Splunk content marketing team is looking for an enthusiastic and creative self-starter to join our team as an intern. As a member of the team, you will work on a variety of writing and editing projects, which include global customer stories, emails, web copy, blog posts, landing pages, case studies and more. At Splunk we are inventing the future, and we are looking for smart, creative writers and editors who can help us build incredible content. You’ll have an opportunity to collaborate with stakeholders across the company to come up with new, engaging ways to tell the Splunk story. You will also help support the broader team on a variety of projects including improving editorial processes and providing general editorial support for the team.


If you want to work with an award-winning team of writers and editors and learn how to create exceptional content, this is your dream internship.

Responsibilities

  • Primarily focused on writing, editing and copy editing short-form content including articles, blog posts, web copy, landing pages, in-depth guides, customer stories and more
  • Help manage our editorial calendar and content team projects and collaborate with other teams in the company to bring them to life
  • Shadow senior writers and editors to learn content strategy and best practices for content
  • Learn to do a deep dive into content analytics to gain insights on conversion and opportunities for improvement

Skill Requirements

  • Undergraduate with 1-2 years of writing and editing experience 
  • Sharp eye for good copy; copy editing experience a strong plus
  • Team player who is willing to pitch in on a variety of content-related projects
  • Organized and articulate, with impeccable attention to detail; strong interpersonal skills
  • Love for the creative process including brainstorming
  • Strong project management skills; deadline driven and able to juggle multiple tasks and priorities
  • Curious and excited to learn

Education Requirements

  • Undergraduate student

We value diversity at our company. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics in the location in which the candidate is applying.

For job positions in San Francisco, CA, and other locations where required, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

 
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