Marketing Internship

Seasonal Part-Time Employment

Schedule and Salary

Days: Varies

Hours: Varies

Start Date:

Salary: None (College Credit)

Classification: Non-Exempt


Application Deadline: Open until filled

How to Apply


The Marketing Intern will be responsible for the support of all marketing projects that drive the Oakland Zoo marketing department’s strategic goals. The ideal candidate will work closely with the Senior Manager, Multimedia Marketing to provide needed support for the zoo’s social media platforms / marketing objectives. Performs baseline routine clerical duties, as needed. This position may require occasional weekend work associated with special events. Upholds the mission and values established the East Bay Zoological Society (the “Zoo”) and adheres to the mission, policies and procedures as set forth by the Zoo.



-assist with social media: “like” posts, collect questions, compliments and complaints, help compile monthly statistics/analysis, send invites to potential followers, help ID best posts from conservation partners

-collect guest feedback from external sources (Yelp, google, Trip Advisor, etc)

-upload videos to YouTube

-help manage internal library of photos and videos

-website support: assist with maintenance of event listings, transfer press releases and other materials to website

-assist with contests, mail out prizes to winners

-assist with transfer of events and other info to Zoo app

-assist with photo and video shoots in zoo

-take photos of banners/billboards/signage for alliance brand recaps

-assist with sizing of photos and graphics for various marketing purposes

-photograph Keeper Tips and other rotating content on zoo grounds

-assist with import/digitizing of older zoo marketing


Required Capabilities

Excellent organization, time management and follow-up skills

Can function with a high sense of urgency

Demonstrated ability to successfully handle multiple projects concurrently

Ability to work independently and within a team

Flexible to ever changing priorities and urgencies

A can-do attitude is a must

Performs other related duties as required and assigned.

Required Education

Must be a college Junior or Senior

Required Experience

At least 3 years of administrative or secretarial experience

Strong customer-service experience/background highly preferred


How to Apply

P.O. Box 5238

9777 Golf Links Road Oakland, CA 94605