Media Assistant Intern

Application Closed

Virtual Internship

Application Closing Date: June 5, 2020 - 11:59pm EST

Internship Time Period: June 15- August 14, 2020; 10-15 hours/week



Gigi The Planner LLC is looking for two qualified interns to join our team. We are striving to take our organization to the next level and are seeking a couple of interns to assist with managing many of the day to day tasks as well as completing small projects throughout the summer months. 


This two-month internship, is for individuals that are interested in supporting the mission and vision of Gigi The Planner and wants to take part in helping grow the brand. During this time, the selected interns will gain tons of valuable experience and an enhanced knowledge of the planning field under the guidance of Gigi The Planner.




  • Assist with marketing products, services, and membership plans

  • Assist with managing social media accounts (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter)

  • Monitor social media for trending planning topics to utilize on social media channels

  • Manage and edit the website and associated web application

  • Edit and post weekly podcast episodes for The Urban Planner’s Podcast

  • Conduct research projects as assigned (ex. Planning in schools curriculum, presentations for webinars and masterclasses)

  • Additional tasks and projects as requested




  • Must be currently enrolled in a Bachelor’s, or Master’s program in Planning or a related degree; or a communications or marketing degree with a strong interest in planning 

  • Extensive knowledge of social media

  • Ability to take direction and multi-task

  • Driven and hard-working

  • Excellent oral, written, and graphic communication skills

  • Strong creative and analytical skills

  • Experience using web software preferred

  • Graphic Design skills highly preferred



  • Obtain practical hands-on experience with learning how to manage a planning personal brand

  • Research and further become familiar with current urban planning trends

  • Mentoring and training opportunities with Gigi The Planner

  • Opportunity to network with top people in the planning field

  • Flexible schedule

  • Flexibility to work on one personal passion planning project

  • Access to many planning and related resources for professional development

  • 3 free coaching sessions (including resume editing) from Gigi The Planner ($300 value)

  • Many more perks



Application Requirements


  • Updated Resume

  • Cover Letter

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