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Gain marketing agency experience as a Vert intern!
Interested in a career in marketing? Dive in and get to work at one of Atlanta’s top agencies.
Vert’s summer marketing internship program is an excellent opportunity for people interested in gaining experience working at a digital marketing agency.
Work side-by-side with our full-time Vertbags on client work and internal projects, and gain valuable experience to add to your resume.
Join an award-winning team, named one of Atlanta’s Best & Brightest places to work, and 6-time honorees of both the Inc. 5000 & UGA Bulldog 100 list of the fastest-growing companies in America.
Past internship roles include:
Business Development Team
Agency Marketing Intern
The Agency Marketing Intern will work closely with Vert’s Business Development Coordinator and virtually all departments at the agency, collaborating to help tell Vert’s story far and wide to existing and prospective clients, partners & staff. They will sit in on pitches, internal meetings with Vert’s Marketing Committee, and work alongside a team of industry experts to help formulate & execute the firm’s sales and marketing plans. They will split time between pitches and helping to execute marketing, employer branding & PR initiatives for the agency.
Analytics & CRM Team
Email Marketing Intern
Vert’s ACRM team loves data and is obsessed with finding new, exciting, and valuable ways to weaponize it, because the littlest things can make the biggest difference. Vert’s Email Marketing Intern will join our team to help strategize, optimize, and report on new and existing marketing campaigns for our clients to help ensure the right message is reaching the right audience at the right time.
Account Strategy Team
Project Management Intern
The Project Management Intern works with all of Vert’s functional teams to manage the ins and outs of the campaigns, projects, and deliverables we execute. They will help keep projects and deliverables flowing between agency teams and between Vert and our clients in a way that’s effective, efficient, and consistent. The ideal candidate is a pro at multitasking, can think about the nitty-gritty and the big picture at the same time, and is known for their ability to knock a proverbial curveball out of the park.
Brand Strategy Intern
The Brand Strategy Intern is responsible for brainstorming new and exciting ideas for our clients, conducting competitive industry and audience research (always thinking about the person on the other side of the screen), and working closely with our Creative team to make sure we’re telling an engaging, authentic story in the right place at the right time to drive business results.
Digital Design Intern
The Digital Design Intern be in the trenches with us, helping to create everything from social posts to websites. A spirit of collaboration will be necessary – they’ll be working closely with other members of the Creative team to bring brands to life and engage a wide variety of users. Some of the things they’ll work on include creative concepting, social content, digital advertising campaigns, email campaigns, websites, and photo editing.
Full Stack Development Intern
Work directly with our development team – while collaborating across many other teams – to bring the interactive things we create for our clients to life. The ideal candidate is not only eager to learn, but also has an eye for interactive design and scalable software. Developers at Vert play an integral role in filling in the gray areas between UX Design, Visual Design, and Engineering to ensure that the finished product is beautiful, usable, and engaging.
Our Search Engine Optimization (SEO) team works to increase traffic, inquiries and leads by focusing on what matters most: user intent. Driven by keywords, high-quality content, and thoughtful linking, we’ll optimize your site for maximum exposure. Vert’s SEO Intern will learn the basics of SEO, as well as how it’s blended into technical and content aspects for all projects to make sure our clients are positioned in the best possible way across numerous search engines.
What is an internship at Vert like?
Interns will gain experience in:
Interns will collaborate with Vertbags across our seven teams on client projects, like creating campaign timelines, writing blog articles, designing creative assets for social media campaigns, and helping to build client websites
Interns will attend informational interviews with Vert team members across the agency to learn about their role and career path in the field of marketing
A Self-Directed Group Project
All interns will work together on a self-directed project. In the past, interns have proposed a marketing campaign to help Vert to reach prospective clients, shared research on marketing to Gen Z, and other topics that relate to all intern roles and interests
What else can you expect from an internship at Vert?
- All internships are paid hourly.
- Interns typically work 15-20 hours per week, with flexible scheduling during Vert’s core working hours of 10:00 am- 4:00 pm Eastern Standard time.
- Some, but not all of Vert’s internships have the potential to lead to a full-time role at Vert.
- Internship timeline:
- Year round: Interested candidates sign up for internship program updates (see the form below!)
- February: Applications open
- March: Interviews begin – typically includes 1 phone & 1 virtual meeting
- April: Final hiring decisions are made & job offers are extended
- Mid-May: Internships begin
- Mid-August: Internships end
Interning at Vert was definitely the highlight of my summer! I got the opportunity to see the ins and outs of the digital marketing process from all angles. I learned something new each week, everyone I collaborated with was helpful, and the company culture is unmatched. You can really tell everyone here cares about each other and enjoys the work they do!
Project Management Intern
I’m thankful that this internship was a fun and hands-on experience, not just sitting behind a desk. I learned so much insight on client work and the agency life. All of the Vertbags were extremely helpful and the work/life balance was a value I’ll search for in my next opportunity.
Brand Strategy Intern
My summer internship taught me more than I could ever imagine! I’m so appreciative of the hands on learning and experience I gained at Vert.
Agency Marketing Intern
This is a great opportunity for students & recent grads to try out different areas of marketing, gain real agency & client experience, learn new marketing-specific skills, & collaborate with other interns. Plus, the interns aren’t the only ones learning – Vertbags also get the opportunity to learn industry trends and other insights from the newest class entering the field.
It’s truly a great experience for aspiring marketers to get more experience in agency life! You get to work on real client work and make a meaningful impact in our agency. 10/10 would recommend for anyone wanting to get into ad life.