MERGE Atlanta Summer Internship Opportunity

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Want hands-on digital marketing experience at a fast-paced digital agency?
MERGE Atlanta is a leading national marketing communications and technology agency for healthcare. We leverage paid, earned, owned and shared strategies to drive engagement, experiences, conversations and conversions. With 70 employees and partner offices in Boston and Chicago, our agency has built lasting partnerships working with hundreds of clients across the healthcare landscape, including hospitals and health systems, provider practices, health plans, healthcare IT and life sciences.


MERGE is looking for a digital marketing and SEO Intern seeking experience in email, content creation and search engine optimization (SEO) and who can work 40 hours per week, Monday through Friday. The position is located in Alpharetta and begins May 2018.

Successful candidates will have an interest in search engine optimization and marketing best practices, possess an analytical mindset (ability to collect data, sift through it and recognize patterns) and have a passion for digital marketing.

Responsibilities

  • Keyword research using a variety of tools
  • Auditing webpages for optimization opportunities
  • Optimize webpages for search
  • Find creative ways to generate links to the website
  • Identify and create relationships with influential bloggers and publishers
  • Monitor blog and social media presence
  • Suggest creative content ideas
  • Become familiar with important industry topics and trends
  • Track inbound marketing metrics, interpret data and draw actionable conclusions

Requirements

  • College junior, senior or recent college graduate with a degree in marketing or related degree.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Basic understanding of email and the Internet and experience implementing search engine optimization (SEO) strategies
  • Well-rounded marketing technologist familiar with industry best practices (inbound/outbound marketing, demand generation, etc.)
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Excel in particular), G Suite and current social media platforms
  • Familiarity with Google Analytics, Search Console, Tag Manager, AdWords/Bing Ads, Facebook Ads Manager and/or WordPress are a plus
  • Creative motivated self-starter
  • Positive attitude and willingness to learn
If interested, please email Whitney Rudeseal at wrudeseal@mergeworld.com with your cover letter and resume.