IOA Life Team Podcast Assistant

Posted 10 months ago

The Institute is looking for an intern to help with podcast planning and management of a new podcast we are launching.  The podcast will involve biweekly interviews with CEO, COO, Directors, C-Level executives, entrepreneurs, influencers in the Life Science and Biotech arena across the Americas. 

Primary responsibilities will be content planning and project management 


  • Overseeing podcast scheduling and episode posting; 
  • Tracking metrics, and analyzing, measuring, and providing weekly summaries; 
  • Monitoring social media accounts (Instagram, Facebook, etc.) and posts to coordinate with guests;  
  • Reach out to industry and thought leaders for potential collaboration, proactively pitching ideas and opportunities for partnerships, sponsorships, and advertising to reach new guests and expand audience reach; and,
  • Managing workflow.  

Regularly monitor the latest trends and changes in the digital publication world to ensure we are always ahead of the curve in our knowledge and capabilities. 

Requirements:• Prior social media/content marketing experience in school or past internships 

Requirements and Qualifications:  

Demonstrated prior social media/content marketing experience in school or past internships; 

Currently studying media, marketing, business or a similar degree;  

A love for podcasts; 

Active on Instagram with a solid understanding of how engagement works; 

Timely and responsive to opportunities as they come up; and, 

Experience or understanding of podcast editing or management is preferred. 

While this is an unpaid internship, it is an excellent media project to cite on your resume for future employers.  This internship will involve at least 10 hours of work per week.  The Institute is willing to work around your class and/or job schedule as long as weekly deliverable deadlines are met. 

Martha Pizani, MAS
Life Science & Biotech Program Director  
Institute of the Americas
[email protected] 

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