Blowtique Internship

Looking for a cool new internship? Then this could be for you!


Who We Are: Blowtique is Chicago’s premier blow-out only salon. We have two levels of our flagship salon in the Gold Coast with the lower level being a dedicated private event space for blow-out parties. We are really passionate about what we do and we want to continue to tame the manes of the ladies of Chicago and beyond!

Position: Social Media/PR/Business Development Intern
Location: We are based in the heart of the Gold Coast area of downtown Chicago. We would require the intern to be on-
site some days but he/she could work remotely other days.

Compensation: Interns may receive academic credit if an agreement is made between Blowtique and the intern’s college or university. Additionally, the intern will receive complimentary hair styling services when Blowtique can accommodate them.

Hours/Expectations: 10-15 hours per week, approximately. Responsibilities:
Social Media
Update Blowtique’s Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram for at least one hour each weekday
Manage an active Twitter and Pinterest presence, finding relevant accounts to follow/interact etc.

Track Blowtique’s presence on Facebook, monitoring activity and posts Track Blowtique’s progress on Instagram, as applicable
Blog and Website
Design graphics and photos for blog and website
Write and post 1-2 blog entries per week (timing flexible)
PR & Business Development
Participate in the PR/Creative Team meetings, as applicable
Assist with the organizations of special events/parties in Blowtique
Assist with the organization of TV segments, magazine placements, photo-shoots etc., as applicable Assist us in creating partnerships with brand-similar business in various industries

Requirements: Creativity, initiative, and thinking outside the box a must! The ideal candidate will be excited about hair/beauty/fashion, keeping pace with European trends, and working with a new and blossoming business. He/she must be a team player, but also be able to work independently. Experience with Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Twitter a must. Experience with Photoshop and WordPress a plus.

To apply: Please send your resume and brief (250 words) description of why you’d like to work with Blowtique to and write “Intern” in the subject line. We are very much looking forward to hearing from you!

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