Launched in October 2015, Where's Mer is a content and eCommerce startup writing candidly and authentically about startups, design, fashion, food, and travel. Founder and CEO Meryl Hunter has spent the last three years as Creative Director of denver based startup galvanize and this is the second startup she has founded. With a growing online presence and a custom product line in development, there is no shortage of things to do at Where's Mer!

Location: We are currently working out of Soho House Chicago

Position: Where's Mer is seeking a Social Media + Content Intern. We are looking for a motivated individual with a passion for discovering (and writing about) new things. Being a young company, every week will likely look different as we navigate exciting opportunities with the goal of building our audience and creating a community around Where's Mer. The Social Media + Content Intern will report directly to the CEO and support all social media and content efforts for the blog portion of Where's Mer.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Execute marketing strategy via Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest, and Facebook platforms
  • Identify influences and brands to feature in Where's Mer posts
  • Manage blog posts and social media based on editorial calendar and guidance from the CEO
  • Participate in event creation and execution
  • 15-20 hours a week with a flexible schedule

Qualifications:

  • Creative self starter
  • Passionate about discovering new trends 
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience with managing social media platforms
  • Writing experience and portfolio a bonus

Perks:

  • Access to the Soho house community
  • Networking with other creatives and brands
  • Opportunity to make a big impact on a small company

This is an opportunity to participate in building a business and audience from the early stages. Where's Mer is a creative company that is also serious about developing a sustainable business poised for growth. We believe in working earnestly and intentionally, taking risks and being curious. If interested please email wheresmerblog@gmail.com