Video and Social Media Marketing Internship

Commitment: 20 hours per week

Duration: 6 months minimum

Salary: Paid internship, $10/hr.

Location: Centreville, VA

We’re looking for a creative social media marketing part-time intern that specializes in videography and film editing.

Join the Catfe Diem team and you’ll have the opportunity to help a small business grow using branding and marketing as the primary growth drivers. The role demands great execution, along with creativity and enthusiasm for startups (and cats!). This role requires a great level of autonomy as well as a background in marketing, social media, and branding.


  • Content creation for Catfe Diem's audience including, but not limited to, social media, website, and newsletter.

  • Create and edit bite-sized and informative videos for social media and marketing campaigns.

  • Highlight adoptable cats, tours of the retail space, create infographics and animated educational films about rescue efforts, fostering, cat care, pet health, and similar topics.

  • Management of Catfe Diem's social media channels and programs including, but not limited to: YouTube, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and Snapchat.

  • Generation and execution of creative marketing campaigns and programs that directly impact customer loyalty and brand awareness.

  • Analysis of investments in potential marketing outlets to determine where Catfe Diem should concentrate marketing efforts.

  • Research and case studies on other business' sucessful marketing campaigns and programs.


Required Qualifications

  • Must. Love. Cats.

  • Must be funny, clever, creative, and a dynamite brainstormer.

  • Excellent time management skills.

  • Must be able to come into the cafe a minimum of 3 times per week and attend most special events (pizza parties, holiday parties, movie nights, open mic nights, etc.).

  • Grammar fanatic. You think the Oxford Comma is the bees knees.

  • Impeccable writing skills and the ability to craft a personable, on-brand, professional tone for all public-facing communications. (If you can find the spelling error in this job description, you’re a shoe in.)

  • College juniors and seniors with a digital marketing, videography, animation, graphic design, or film editing major preferred, but all applicants will be considered.

  • High level skill with social media channels as well as the ability to operate with limited supervision.

  • Experience in research, marketing, and business preferred, but not required.

  • Experience in Adobe Suite, Excel, Google Sheets preferred, but not required.

  • Must have own camera, laptop, and film editing software.

  • The ability to take professional feedback and use it to improve.

Please email a resume and cover letter to with the subject: [YOUR FIRST & LAST NAME] Video and Digital Marketing Internship [YOUR COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY]. Are you reading this? Good. Emails that don’t follow this simple instruction will not be considered.

Fill out the form below to apply.

Join Our Team!

Love cats? You’ll love working for us! Catfe Diem is looking for part-time cat hosts and concierges to join our team. We are also seeking volunteers to help in our cat space through our partner rescue, Paws for Seniors. If you are interested in finding out more about employment or volunteer opportunities, just fill out the form on this page.

To qualify, we ask that you:

  • Be 18 years or older

  • Volunteers must submit an Application through our partner rescue by emailing volunteer at

  • Attend Orientation

  • Have love and compassion in your heart for animals

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