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DO SOMETHING THAT MATTERS

HELP CHANGE THE WORLD | INTERNSHIPS AT RICE LOVE


Our mission is to create products and experiences that inspire people to help end global hunger. Join us and get hands-on, real-world, experience in a socially responsible business. We want interns who already have some experience and are looking to further build their resume. We need self-motivated, self-directed, problem-solvers who take initiative and generate solutions.


All internships are unpaid. We prefer that you live on Oahu. The time commitment may vary 2-10 hours per week based on skill set, class, work schedule, other commitments, duties, and assigned projects. Specific on-going duties, projects, and schedule will be determined in an orientation meeting after acceptance.

The Perks

  • Intern with a cool company! Do good for people and the planet!
  • Get excellent work experience. Build your resume.
  • Earn college credit
  • Letter of recommendation
  • Flexible schedule
  • Work remotely
  • Free product of your choice
  • Snacks and/or occasional meals

Semesters Available

SEMESTER

APPLY BY

START

END

DURATION

Winter

October 27, 2016

November 7, 2016

February 24, 2017

12 weeks

Spring

February 1, 2017

March 6, 2017

June 7, 2017

12 weeks

Summer Break

May 1, 2017

June 8, 2017

July 30, 2017

7 weeks

Fall

July 1, 2017

July 31, 2017

October 28, 2017

12 weeks


More information on college credit:

BYU-Hawaii


Do you have skills in any of the positions below? Join the movement. Apply today by emailing your resume to corbin@ricelove.org.


Advertising Assistant - Two semester commitment

Affiliate Marketing Assistant - Two semester commitment

Email Marketing Assistant - Two semester commitment

Graphic Designer

Junior Bag Designer

Model

Photographer

Sales & Marketing Assistant

Supply Chain & Operations Assistant

Videographer

See position details below....

 


Advertising Assistant

As the Advertising Assistant, you will manage an advertising budget, place paid ads, and analyze results in order to continually acquire passionate new customers. This is a highly analytical and technical position.


Duties

  • Develop and test various digital sales funnel, with lead magnets, landing pages, and email marketing series.
  • Place paid lead magnet advertisements on Instagram, Facebook, and Google.
  • Collaborate to create ad content (copy and graphics)
  • Implement Google Analytics to analyze and improve conversions
  • Execute paid ad campaigns, analyze, and report results
  • Calculate and reduce Cost Per Acquisition (CPA)

Qualifications

  • Have a sense for advertising - what works, what doesn’t
  • Detail oriented
  • Must have experience placing ads on social media
  • Must be able to implement and analyze Google Analytics
  • Must take initiative, communicate regularly with owners, and be a responsible

 

Affiliate Marketing Assistant

As the Affiliate Marketing Assistant at Rice Love, you will foster relationships to build a network of passionate influencers for Rice Love.


Duties

  • Maintain and track communication with the following networks:
    • Rice Love Reps
    • Affiliates: Bloggers, YouTubers, Podcasters, Instagramers, Facebook Pages
    • Press: Journalists, magazines, newspapers
  • Suggest content to be created (or create it on your own) for these networks.
  • Look out for ongoing opportunities for collaborations, partnerships, and sponsorships that are a good fit for Rice Love
  • Build a portfolio of trust symbols / social proof that can be displayed on ricelove.org

Qualifications

  • Professional verbal and written communication skills
  • Self-motivated and unintimidated by talking to people
  • Must have excellent record-keeping skills
  • Public relations experience desired
  • Ideal for the following majors: Communications, English, Marketing, Business, Political Science, Psychology

 

Email Marketing Assistant

As the Email Marketing Assistant, you will create exciting mass emails that the Rice Love audience loves to open and click through.


Duties

  • Develop weekly broadcast emails based on a content calendar using MailChimp
  • Create and refine drip email campaigns to targeted groups
  • Collaborate with graphic designer, photographer, and writer, to create ad content
  • Analyze email results and make improvements
  • Help grow the email list
  • Subscribe to relevant brand’s email lists for inspiration

Qualifications

  • Have a sense for what appeals to our customer
  • Experience using email marketing tools such as MailChimp preferred
  • Must be able to analyze and interpret email metrics

Writer

As a Writer, you will create blog posts that interest and engage the Rice Love audience. Your primary goal will be to create evergreen content that is shareable.


Duties

  • Learn and understand the Rice Love audience
  • Research topics and types of relevant content for posts
  • Pitch ideas for blog posts to be added to the content calendar
  • Submit 1 blog post of varying lengths per week
  • Collaborate with graphic designer and photographers for images for posts
  • Collaborate with the team on publishing dates
  • Assist with advertising/web copy as needed

Qualifications

  • Must be able to produce written content on tight deadlines
  • Developed and engaging writing style
  • Great at generating post ideas
  • Able to research and write on relevant topics

 

Graphic Designer

As a Graphic Designer, you will create graphics that are consistent with the Rice Love brand and inspire our audience.


Duties

  • Learn and understand the Rice Love audience
  • Review and refine the Rice Love Style Guide
  • Build a sharable Pinterest board and subscribe to related brand emails for inspiration
  • Take initiative to create graphics for ricelove.org, affiliate ads, paid ads, blog posts, emails, products, displays, flyers, giving reports, business collateral, coupons, social media posts, etc.

Qualifications

  • Must have technical proficiency in Illustrator and Photoshop
  • Have a basic understanding of output formats - print, web, screen printing
  • Must be able to produce a trendy beachy bohemian aesthetic

 

Junior Bag Designer

As the Junior Bag Designer at Rice Love, you will create and improve our line of tote bags and backpacks.


Duties

  • Provide input and review customer feedback to improve current bags designs
  • Sew prototypes
  • Digitize bag designs in order to better communicate with factories
  • Assist with communication with manufacturers

Qualifications

  • An ability to produce the boho/pop fashion aesthetic
  • Some experience using Illustrator/Photoshop desired
  • Must be able to sew

 

Model

As a Model, you will make our products look great, exude the Rice Love movement, and inspire our audience.


Duties

  • Take initiative to set up shoots with photographers on various locations around Oahu
  • Review content calendar and collaborate with team for ideas for shoots
  • Attend Rice Love events as needed
  • Share the Rice Love story on your own social media
  • Become a Rice Love Rep if desired

Qualifications

  • Previous experience modeling preferred
  • Must be able to style yourself with a trendy beachy bohemian aesthetic
  • Able to recruit friends to model with looks that fit the brand
  • Able to hike, surf, swim, or participate in other island adventures in various weather conditions

 

Photographer

As a Photographer, you will create beautiful images that are consistent with the Rice Love brand and inspire our audience.


Duties

  • Create stunning product and lifestyle digital photography
  • Build a shareable Pinterest board and subscribe to related brand emails for inspiration
  • Review content calendar and collaborate with team for ideas for shoots
  • Take initiative to set up shoots with models
  • Deliver over 100 unique high-quality digital images during the semester with a mix of styling, people, and places.

Qualifications

  • Must have your own DSLR camera
  • Must have technical proficiency in Photoshop
  • Able to recruit friends to model and/or work with unfamiliar models
  • Must be able to produce a trendy beachy bohemian aesthetic

 

Sales & Marketing Assistant

As a Sales & Marketing Assistant, you will constantly be looking for opportunities to get more Rice Love products to more customers


Duties

  • Look for new opportunities (locations, events, partnerships) to sell more product
  • Find new wholesale accounts
  • Maintain relationships with current accounts by email and phone
  • Assist with special promotions in coordination with the content calendar
  • Understand and assist with the digital marketing sales funnel, but focus on in-person sales
  • Attend and sell at events

Qualifications

  • Must have a excellent interpersonal communication skills
  • Enjoy talking to people
  • Understand basic sales tactics

 

Supply Chain & Operations Assistant

As a Supply Chain & Operations Assistant, you will ensure that our products moves efficiently and cost effectively from our suppliers to our warehouse in Hauula to our customers.


Duties

  • Pack and ship orders before 3:30pm on MWF, usually takes about 1 hour per day
  • Receive new shipments - count, report defects, take product photos, tag, organize on shelves
  • Help maintain product up-to-date on ricelove.org
  • Communicate with customers regarding the status of their orders
  • Assist with set up/take down and checking out inventory for special events
  • Process orders for promos and giveaways
  • Provide recommendations to improve operations and reduce costs

Qualifications

  • Must have a vehicle for regular commute to Rice Love Headquarters in Hauula, Hawaii
  • Perfect students majoring in Supply Chain & Operations
  • Regular fulfillment interns will receive a free lunch every Friday!

 

Videographer

As a Videographer, you will create beautiful videos that are consistent with the Rice Love brand and inspire our audience.


Duties

  • Create stunning product and/or lifestyle videos
  • Compile a collection of related brand videos for inspiration
  • Review content calendar and collaborate with team for ideas for videos
  • Generate ideas, write storyboards/scripts, and submit to owners for review
  • Take initiative to set up videos with models
  • Deliver over 3 unique high-quality videos (each under 3 minutes) during the semester with a mix of styling, people, and places.

Qualifications

  • Must have your own video camera
  • Must have technical proficiency in video editing software
  • Able to recruit friends to model and/or work with unfamiliar models
  • Must be able to produce a trendy beachy bohemian Rice Love aesthetic
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