We’re Hiring: Digital PR Intern

November 7, 2019
Posted in Careers
November 7, 2019 Brett Farmiloe

Our Mission: to connect small businesses with customers…and to have a good time doing it.

Our Values

  • You Are Unique: Respect the uniqueness of every human being.
  • Always Fresh, Always Thrilling: Innovate to keep things exciting.
  • Bias For Action: When in doubt, do what you think is right.
  • Ownership: Deliver on all promises.
  • Strength In Numbers: Use data to help make decisions.

Fun Facts
1. Google “digital marketing company,” and Markitors is on the first page nationwide.
2. We are a small startup in Old Town Scottsdale, located in the heart of Civic Center Park.
3. Our clients range from a search firm in Tempe to a helicopter company in Hawaii to a print company in Nashville. We have clients all over the world in all different types of industries.

Now, for the details.

We are looking for a Digital PR Intern.

The sole responsibility of a Digital PR Intern is to optimize a brand’s digital footprint.

You’ll support our Digital PR team to help drive brand awareness, secure strategic online placements, forge relationships with media influencers, increase brand mentions, and achieve monthly backlink goals.

All to give small businesses and small teams more visibility online.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Develop deep relationships with experts through email and social media platforms like Twitter & LinkedIn
  • Build media lists with attentiveness to site credibility, page relevance, and site overlap
  • Work with Digital PR Team to create content once placement opportunities are secured
  • Monitor keyword alerts and conduct timely outreach to increase referral traffic and external links to client websites
  • Evaluate and reply to HARO opportunities for timely and relevant placements

Desired (Not Required) Skills:

  • Relationship Building: Email exchanges with experts and website managers
  • Media List Building: Outreach to sites that move small businesses forward
  • Monitoring: Unlinked Mentions, HARO, Social Mentions, Competitor Mentions, New Backlinks, Brand Misspellings, Reverse Image Search, Q&A Sites
  • Promotion: Social Media Shares and Email campaigns

Your day-to-day activities includes the support of our Digital PR initiatives for specific clients.

And, you’re doing it a startup environment named a Best Place To Work two years in a row, at a company that knows SEO (Google: “digital marketing company.” Markitors typically comes up on the first page of search results, nationwide).

Tools you’ll use:

  • Google Sheets
  • LinkedIn
  • Majestic
  • Ahrefs
  • Gmail

Markitors is a great place to grow your knowledge and expertise in a progressive field that is becoming increasingly more complex.

This is a paid internship with a hourly wage of $12 / hour.

Apply by sending your resume to [email protected]

Brett Farmiloe

Brett Farmiloe is the Founder & CEO of Markitors, a digital marketing company voted a best place to work 3 years in a row. Born and raised in Santa Rosa, he frequently contributes content about SEO, Careers, and Culture to media outlets. And, as a dad of 3, he's about that minivan life.