Digital Marketing Intern

at Abt Associates
Published January 14, 2023
Location Rockville, MD
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


The World at Abt

Solving the worlds most pressing issues and improving the quality of life for people worldwide is what we do every day at Abt Associates. Creating a more equitable world is no small task, but we are driven by big challenges.

We are a team of 4,000+ people in over 50 countries working in unison and focused on the bigger picture. Only by sharing our commitment and energy do we affect change and push the boundaries of whats possible. We welcome diverse ideas, backgrounds, and viewpoints joining Abt means access to exceptional thinkers at the top of their game.

To thrive at Abt is to embrace flexibility and collaboration. Our open culture allows you to balance your work and personal life as needed to optimize personal well-being. Creating a more equitable world starts from within we look after people around the world, and well do the same for you.

Ready to embrace rewarding and meaningful work? Nows your chance.

The Opportunity

Abt Associates seeks bright, talented, and intellectually curious students to add to our talent pipeline. As a paid Digital Marketing intern in the Digital Marketing & Communications department, you will have the opportunity to gain hands-on industry experience while being exposed to challenging projects and learning from some of the top experts in the field. Interns will be exposed to a depth and breadth of expertise and knowledge through events and programs throughout the summer. Our summer internship program consists of a robust and structured curriculum that encompasses professional development opportunities, networking events, and a mentorship program. At this time, we anticipate our internships will be remote, and candidates can be located anywhere in the United States.

The Summer Internship Program at Abt Associates is 10 weeks, beginning June 5 th through August 11 th , 2023. Interns must be able to work full time (40 hours per week) for the duration of the program.

Core Responsibilities

  • Support our digital marketing team as needed

  • Provide support to social media efforts to target new audiences

  • Research and analyze competitor digital marketing strategies

  • Assist with email marketing campaigns and eblasts

  • Assist with website management and Search Engine Optimization (SEO)

  • Produce website and social media content

  • Produce digital marketing reports and analytics for management

  • Complete other administrative tasks as needed

Candidate must participate in programming/seminars/meetings scheduled throughout the Abternship

What We Value

Department / Division Qualifications

  • Candidate is currently enrolled in an undergraduate-level degree program.

  • Ideal candidates will have academic or work experience in marketing, communications, business or related field.

  • Applied understanding of basic marketing principles

  • Familiarity with major social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, etc.)

  • Experience creating content for social media and/or experience developing, conducting, and analyzing successful social media campaigns.

  • Self-starter with ability to work independently

  • Comfortable with multitasking in a deadline-driven environment

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Understanding of SEO techniques and best practices

  • Basic photography, image and video editing, and graphic design skills

  • Any experience with the use of Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, Premiere Pro) and social media management tools (Hootsuite, Sprout Social) a plus.

  • Any experience with email marketing automation tools such as HubSpot, MailChimp, etc. is a plus.

Program Minimum Qualifications

  • Has completed at least two years of college coursework

  • Has excellent communication skills, both oral and written

  • Is available to work full-time throughout the 10 week internship

  • Is eligible to work in the United States

  • Transitioning military are encouraged to apply

What We Offer

We foster an environment where you can Thrive Your Way. Our innovative total rewards programs are designed to help balance your work and personal life. The approach toward your wellbeing centers around comprehensive benefits, flexible schedules, and professional development.

This position offers an anticipated hourly rate of:

Undergraduate student: $18.00 per hour

Abt Associates is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer committed to fostering a diverse workforce. Abt Associates provides market-competitive salaries and comprehensive employee benefits. Local candidates strongly encouraged to apply.

Disclaimer: Abt Associates will never ask candidates for money in exchange for an offer of employment.