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Social Media Consultant, Cambridge, MA

 Benchmarking Partners is a Cambridge, Massachusetts based software and strategy firm founded in 1994. Benchmarking is helping to launch a knowledge-based social network that anyone can edit and grow for community, content, collaboration, and commerce.

Job Title:
Social Media Consultant (Unpaid full-time or part-time. Duration: 8 weeks starting on a rolling basis.)

Job Description:
 Help pioneer the next generation of the Web and redefine social media in your community.
 This job can be done from your room or out in the field. You will help pioneer a grass-roots system for local information sharing in every city and town through a knowledge-based social network. Activities include on-line or in person outreach to integrate social media with community leaders, organizations, and events.
 Sample templates and guidelines will be provided along with on-line and in-person support. Initial trainings will be held either on the web or in-person. For New Hampshire interns, the in-person trainings will be at the infield media center of the New Hampshire Motor Speedway's NASCAR and Indy track. For South Carolina interns, the initial in-person training will be held at the Penn Center retreat home designed for Martin Luther King, Jr. on St. Helena Island. For other states, please contact for details.
 Students will have daily/weekly guidance as needed for support for the duration of this internship. At set times during the internship, the project's mentors will hold on-line and in-person advisory sessions. The mentors are distinguished leaders in range of the topics (sports, politics, business, etc.) covered by the project. This international group is chaired by John McArthur, Dean Emeritus of the Harvard Business School.
 Requirements:
 Desire to be part of an energized,knowledge-based social network.
 A learn-it-all attitude applied to creating the next generation of the web, based on social media and crowdsourcing.
 Attention to detail, strong language and proofreading skills.
 Punctuality and adherence to deadlines.
 Creativity, resourcefulness, and the ability to be a self-starter.
 All majors and class years are welcome to apply.
Application deadline:
Open and ongoing
Mary Barton


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