THE EXTREME HANGOUT
PR & MARKETING INTERN
London, England, United Kingdom
EXTREME is a purpose driven company with a unique brand and community that lives at the intersection of adventure sports and entertainment. Our Vision is to drive positive change through extreme and adventure sports. This is realised through our integrated offer that encompasses strategy, design, development, and management of adventurous destinations, hotels and resorts, spectacular events, entertaining media, and engaging brand campaigns.
We operate around three guiding pillars; people, planet, and place. Headquartered in London with bases in Europe and the Middle East, we serve our clients through our passionate and pioneering international team. As founders of The Extreme Sports Channel, operating for over 25 years, and with the backing of Kleinwort Hambros and Soc Gen banks EXTREME is the go-to brand for authentic activation across action and adventure sports.
Designing, developing and operating adventure sports and leisure destinations.
Entertaining our 20 million fans daily we achieve over 200m views monthly and provide social media management advertising & sponsorship solutions.
Producing inspirational and entertaining lifestyle events, activations and experiences.
Delivering real business results for our clients through marketing campaigns that harness the power of social, ambassadors and events.
Providing on-water support and services for events, expeditions, and tourist activations around the world.
In all our activities, we strive to promote sports participation, healthy lifestyles, job creation, infrastructure investment and tourism while maintaining a strong commitment to sustainability and the environment. As part of our sustainability efforts, we have launched The Extreme Hangout, a global impact platform, and aligned with five key United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. We have also joined Planet Mark to measure our impact, committed to 1% For The Planet to give back and are a lead member of the UN’s Sports for Climate Action initiative to raise awareness.
We believe in the future of extreme and adventure sports experiences, events and entertainment and embrace our community for motivating us every day to take EXTREME to the next level.
EXTREME HANGOUT PR AND MARKETING INTERNSHIP
Do you care deeply about the environment, want to reverse climate change, are you aware of the UN SDGS and interested in the COP gatherings? The EXTREME Hangout is seeking a social media intern to help grow our social media channels and further spread awareness about environmental sustainability.
The ideal intern needs to have three things:
Be a dynamic self-starter and a fast learner.
Strong organisational and admin skills, be familiar with standard office software, a good communicator, be happy to build and lead a development email campaign, support the senior team, be quick and responsive on email.
An interest in the environment. Has watched Don't Look Up, follows Earthrise, might have Ministry of the Future on their reading list, wants to know more about Elizabeth Wathuti, and picks up litter when they visit the beach.
The Extreme Hangout is a platform to give young changemakers a voice on the environment. This short video will give you a flavour COP Recap Video.
We launched the Extreme Hangout at COP26 in Glasgow, took it to COP27 in Egypt, then COP28 in Dubai and are now making plans for COP29 in Azerbaijan, alongside a podcast and global event series. Our goal is to help shift the climate dial, by shaking up the climate conversation, popularising the movement and inspiring environmental action. Over the last two years we have worked with 300 speakers, 8000 visitors, 500,000 watchers, 5m audience and had a press reach of 100m.
ABOUT THE INTERNSHIP
As our PR and Marketing Intern, you'll play a vital role in amplifying the message of Extreme Hangout and reaching new audiences. You'll gain valuable hands-on experience in the world of sustainability communications, working alongside experienced professionals in a fast-paced and rewarding environment.
THE INTERNSHIP IS 6 MONTHS LONG WITH A POSSIBILITY OF BIENG EXTENDED.
THE INTERNSHIP ONLY COVERS BASIC EXPENSES e.g., Internet, a cable, mouse etc.
FULLY REMOTE INTERNSHIP
SUITABLE FOR STUDENTS/RECENT GRADUATES WHO ARE CREATIVE AND WITH A PASSION FOR ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY AND GOOD UNDERSTANDING OF MARKETING AND PR PRINCIPLES.
Gain relevant experience in PR, marketing, events, and environmental sustainability.
Work alongside and learn from enthusiastic professionals and experts in the field.
Flexible work schedule.
Internship completion certificate and recommendation letter.
Build your professional portfolio with quality content.
Motivating work culture with growth opportunities.
What you will be helping with:
Assist in the planning and execution of The EXTREME Hangout event marketing efforts.
Help create and manage social media content that promotes The EXTREME Hangout.
Draft and edit marketing materials, including email campaigns, newsletters, and flyers.
Assist with website and PR related matters.
Conduct research on industry trends and competitor analysis.
Develop an understanding of our target audience and assist in creating strategies to engage them.
Collaborate with other departments to ensure cohesive messaging and branding.
Other duties as assigned.
We are looking for someone who has:
A strong interest in environmental sustainability.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Is a Self-starter with the ability to work independently and in a team environment.
Attention to detail and strong organizational skills.
Experience with social media platforms, such as Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook.
Familiarity with Adobe Creative Suite is a plus.
Undergraduate degree or currently enrolled in college.
We offer a supportive work environment that prioritizes professional growth and development. If you are passionate about environmental sustainability and want to gain experience in marketing, we encourage you to apply.