Social Media Marketing Intern 

BALANCE eating disorder treatment center specializes in the treatment of anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, binge eating disorder, compulsive eating and disordered eating. We are currently seeking a social media marketing intern to assist with the management and expansion of our social media accounts. The Social Media Intern will report to the Social Media Coordinator and to the Marketing Outreach team. This intern will work collaboratively to build awareness about BALANCE’s programs and provide general education to the public  on eating disorder, mental health and nutrition topics.

Responsibilities include:

  • Assist with creating content, posts and social advertisements
  • Research relevant content and information for posts
  • Curate articles and news relevant to our community
  • Coordinate posts with Social Media Coordinator/Blogging Intern
  • Explore ways to effectively inform and engage with our colleagues and community
  • Assist with the execution of social media content calendar goals
  • Increase overall brand awareness through strategic planning, posting, and engagement
  • Design visual posts for social channels 

Desired Skills & Qualifications:

  • Passionate about providing information and resources to those affected by eating disorders and mental health issues
  • Have basic knowledge or an interest on the topics of eating disorders, mental health and nutrition
  • Experience in the management of social media channels for a brand, company or organization (not solely personal use)
  • Familiarity with the following platforms: Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Pinterest, LinkedIn
  • Preferred: experience with the following management platforms including Buffer, Planoly, Canva & Feedly
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Competent written and verbal communication skills
  • Self-starter and ability to work independently


  • 8-12 hours weekly
  • Flexible hours, ability to work from home, on-site work if in the NYC area
  • Available for a weekly check-in call

Interested applicants can send their resume, a short cover letter to Emilyc@balancedtx.com.