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Summer Internship?

Are you a college student with knowledge of the web and social media sites (like YouTube, Twitter, Facebook and MySpace) and thinking about a professional career in communications, media and technology?

Darn Hot Peppers is looking for a bright, creative, motivated intern to join our team this summer and play a tactical support role in helping us build out the online media strategy for We seek ambitious, out-of-the-box thinkers with open, creative minds looking to work with cutting edge self-publishing technologies.

This internship will empower, challenge, inspire, and enable you to grow and learn a great deal about the web and social lifestyles online.

1. At the direction of the Marketing Director, monitor, and publish highly managed DHP Facebook and DHP blog content according to a pre-approved editorial calendar. (Includes posts, recipes, digital photos, videos, digital image slideshows)
2. Track online media using Google analytics
3. Utilize website functionality to publish content and help increase user activities

Intern will need to provide own transportation and travel to Darn Hot Peppers corporate office in Cobden, IL. for occasional digital content collection, but will be able to telecommute for all other production and research work.

***In addition to your resume, please provide answers to the following questions

-How do you define social media?
-What are your favorite things to do on the internet? Watch videos? Download music? Email? Please be specific.
-What are your 3 favorite websites?

Please also include a link to a blog or social media site that you currently operate.

Desired Qualifications:
-Experience managing Facebook fan pages
-Advanced wordpress skills
-Knowledge of user-generated content sites, message boards, blogs and social networks
-In tune with online social trends
-Experience or passion for Organic farming a plus.

This job is a paid internship position.

Darn Hot Peppers LLC
827 Vines Road
Cobden, IL. 62920