The Toy Emporium is a very special children's place. We are proud to be the largest multicultural toy store in the South. Our store features timeless and trendy toys, a STEM Science Center, a "Special Needs" toys section, children's literature, multicultural dolls from around the globe, custom children's stationery, a doll spa and salon, baby gifts, and multicultural party supplies. We even host themed parties.
We want all children to feel a sense of self-pride, have high self-esteem and great confidence about who they are – and ultimately, where they come from. In order to do this, it is essential that all children have toys to play with that reflect who they are.
The proprietor of The Toy Emporium is seeking Interns with advanced knowledge/ appreciation for social media to join our sales marketing team. The Intern has exceptional written and verbal communication skills, is sharp and analytical, and is outgoing with an ability to network with diverse personalities and populations. The Intern will collaborate with staff to ensure product placement and visibility.
The Toy Emporium Intern is creative and positioned to enhance The Toy Emporium brand awareness by way of social media, i.e., Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn and will regularly update and compose relevant posts. The Intern will monitor whose following; "talking about"; tweeting; or searching for "Stuff We Wanna Say."
- Has the ability to take initiative and work independently.
- Is responsible and reliable.
- Is independent, hardworking, and organized
- Has excellent writing and verbal communication skills.
- Must commit to ten hours per week for three months.
- Pays close attention to details
- Has working knowledge of blogging; not mandatory, but highly recommended.
- Is deadline oriented.
- Has the intuitive ability to relate to children of all ages.
Job may require 10-15% travel.
Interns may extend their internship beyond three months if performance is excellent.
Ready to apply? Submit the following:
*Resume showcasing your relevant experience (creativity is important here)
*A link to your, Instagram, Facebook or Twitter account (and/or a Graphic design or art work).
This internship is unpaid; however a cash bonus is likely after the 3 month assignment ends. Additionally, internship could lead to part-time work.
No phone calls please.
The Toy Emporium is an equal opportunity employer.