About Birchbox Birchbox is a disruptive eCommerce company on a mission to change the way consumable lifestyle products are experienced and purchased online. We combine a subscription service that delivers high-end samples directly to members, paired with an online shop and original editorial content. Our platform revolutionizes the way customers discover products and delivers our brand partners a better way to access customers. Launched in the fall of 2010 we have quickly grown to be the definitive leader in the field of subscription retail.
We are one of the fastest growing startups in New York and have the backing of top tier VC firms Accel Partners and First Round Capital. We ’ve received praise in Marie Claire, Cosmopolitan, The Huffington Post, Fast Company and more. To keep up with this fast growth we are building a team of energized executers who want to be part of creating a truly new business model. We are results driven, creative and aim to delight our customers in every way possible.
The Position We are looking for a self-motivated intern interested in PR and events. The intern will support the VP of PR " Partnerships and Manager of PR " Events and will gain valuable hands-on experience in these areas. Responsibilities will include but, not be limited to: -Building and updating media lists -Assisting with event planning and execution -Tracking and management of press clips -Blog/Vlog analysis -Distribution of press samples ***Please note this is a local internship and applicants must be able to work out of our office in New York City. This is an unpaid internship and is only available for students who can receive credit Why Birchbox -You can dive into our crazy supply of beauty products – test them sometimes before they even hit the shelves (there ’s plenty for men too!) -Good snacks.
We are pursuing big dreams and we ’ll give you the chance to explore yours too. -The rare opportunity to have a major impact on the bottom line of a business during an internship. -We work in an environment of complete transparency. You will get exposure to senior management and the overall operations of our growing company.
- We ’re all about having fun. We are an energetic, innovative team that laughs a lot. -It ’s a chance to be at the start of something huge. We ’ve only made a small dent in what we plan to do.
Birchbox - 20 months ago