Voxy is hiring a

Marketing Intern

New York, United States
Internship

Voxy is changing people's lives for the better every single day. That’s not an overstatement, it’s the truth. Learning a new language is the single hardest things that you can ask an adult to do. We make it happen. Every. Single. Day.

 

Voxy provides a cloud-based English language learning platform that’s based on 20 years of cutting edge scientific research into language learning. It’s proven effective, in the lab and in the wild. It’s a tough problem, but that’s okay, we like tough problems and you should too.

 

You're the person that wants to join a growing startup as we tackle the old-school entrenched players in a $60B/year industry that hasn’t seen any real innovation in decades. You're looking for a kick-ass culture, paying customers and top-tier investors; we have that.

Our world class team is looking forward to talking to you, if:

 

    • You love monitoring social media for the latest language trends. You understand the importance of collecting industry news and relevant external content to share, and mining social networks like Quora for thought leadership opportunities. You feel comfortable drafting and scheduling posts using social media management tools, and are familiar with social media best practices.
    • You are detailed-oriented and great at editing: You draft exciting, industry and company detailed blog posts. You have a love for editing, helping proofread content from on-staff contributors and help make minor updates to the website using Wordpress.

 

  • You have a knack for project management: You are the first line of defense to help keep the marketing and support projects updated as new content is developed.

 

 

What we’ll ask of you:

 

You’ll be responsible for day-to-day management of monitoring and collecting industry news in social media, creating new and engaging social media content, and drafting blog posts. You work closely with our PR & Communications Manager and the rest of the of the Marketing team.

 

Knowledge of the following tools a plus:

  • Wordpress
  • Oktopost or another social media management tool
  • Google Docs
  • Asana
  • Photoshop
  • GoAnimate!

Working at Voxy:

 

  • Gain valuable experience working hands on for a fast-moving marketing team
  • Incredible team of super bright, creative, talented and passionate individuals
  • Awesome office space in downtown Manhattan that’s easily accessible by many trains
  • Get exposure to a world-changing startup environment



About us!

Voxy is a leading web and mobile-based English learning platform that provides personalized language instruction to major educational institutions, corporations and governments in North and South America, Europe and Asia. Voxy’s proven approach draws on more than 30 years of academic research on second language acquisition. Every online course combines adaptive learning technology and authentic, real-world content to support learners’ unique needs in real time. Voxy launched in 2010 as one of the most disruptive technology startups of the year, and has since been used by millions of learners around the world. It has been recognized for its innovative approach by major media outlets including the New York Times, Forbes, CNN, Veja and Fast Company, and is backed by leading education and technology investors including Rethink Education, ff Venture, Contour Venture Partners and Pearson PLC. Voxy is headquartered in New York City and has an office in São Paulo.

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