Kapitall – an investing platform built by gamers – wants interns.
Kapitall (www.kapitall.com) is creating a new category of personal finance to liberate the financial experience and make the markets accessible to an emerging community of creative and independent minded investors.
Interns will gain access to financial experts, designers, software developers, writers, and marketing pros with a passionate new vision for personal finance. As part of our team, interns will work on projects that actually matter.
Most importantly they will be working with senior staff who care about their opinions, and who will want expect them to contribute. At Kapitall, our interns learn by doing.
From finance, design, product development to social media, they will help shape a company that’s out to change the world. Oh, and did we mention we’re based in SoHo, NYC? Sound cool? Details below.
Social Media and Acquisition Interns
Day-to-day implementation of all acquisition marketing initiatives.
Work with creative/tech/editorial and project management teams on design and new creative asset requirements -
Track and report on advertising campaign results
Work with agency/marketing team to brainstorm, plan and execute social media campaigns
Analyze platform traffic and present findings to senior staff.
Work with marketing team to develop new ways to raise Kapitall’s profile.
Help product development team and marketing team to ensure coordination.
Monitor social media presence and reputation among key demographics.
Assist in Mutual Fund administration and relationships
Work with Operations on New Account on-boarding initiatives
Assist in Project Management initiatives within Brokerage Operations and Technology
Develop Reports and analysis
Graphic Design/illustrator Intern
Designer with strong illustrator / typography and vector based illustration skills.
Will work closely with creative and marketing team to create illustrations for various projects.
Some knowledge of HTML would be helpful but not required.
A desire to learn about marketing, design, finance, gaming, or technology. Bonus points if your answer includes all of the above.
We want team players. But we also want motivated self-starters who can create their own projects (and execute them).
Excellent writing and research skills. If you don’t know the answer to something, you know how to figure it out.
Impeccable social media skills. You post status updates and tweet with ease, and you have some really cool ideas about other platforms we don’t even use yet.
Start-up personalities. Good people skills, confidence, leadership and an eagerness to learn are all a given.
Please submit your resume and a brief explanation of your interest in Kapitall to [email protected]
This can be a short writing sample, video, or other feature that demonstrates your creativity and curiosity about what we do.
IN THE SUBJECT LINE please note which internship you are interested in. Please also include your availability.
We are looking for interns to start immediately and who can commit to at least six (6) months.
Where: SoHo, New York, NY Deadline: Until position is filled Pay: Unpaid, but flexible scheduling and you can earn college credit.
About Kapitall, Inc.
With an intuitive and playful user experience, Kapitall is the next generation investing platform where modern investors can learn about the market, research stocks and funds, share investing ideas, and build virtual and real brokerage portfolios. Interacting with company stocks is as easy as drag, drop and trade℠.
Read about us:
Founded in 2008 by video game entrepreneur Gaspard de Dreuzy and financial technologist Serge Kreiker, Kapitall uses the gaming experience to break the established online trading mold, as the leading investing platform for emerging investors. Jarrett Lilien, former E*TRADE President and COO, joined the team as CEO in 2012.
Based in SoHo, New York, Kapitall has more than 170,000 community members, and in 2013, was awarded a Webby Honoree in Financial Services. For more information, go to www.kapitall.com, learn more about the team here, or visit Kapitall Wire for education and investing ideas. For the latest news, follow Kapitall on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, and LinkedIn.