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Marketing & Communications
North Carolina, USA · Durham, NC, USA
Posted on Friday, February 9, 2024

Internship: Marketing Student Associate

Join BIOMILQ, a women-owned, science-led start-up based in Raleigh-Durham, NC to unlock human potential with breakthrough mammary technology!

BIOMILQ is focused on developing technology that utilizes the unique potential of human mammary cells to produce functional human milk components outside of the body. We are R&D-stage, science-led, and diligently working to bring more of the benefits of breast milk to more babies.

We are looking for a Marketing Student Associate to join our team this summer in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina! This internship is expected to be around 12 weeks, with flexible start and end dates based on the student’s schedule.

About the Position

Responsibilities & Core Areas of Learning

  • As a Marketing Student Associate, you will have the unique opportunity to contribute your skills towards various facets of the business and witness the real-time impact and implementation of your work.
  • You will be responsible for content creation and monitoring of all social platforms.
  • You will be responsible for creating social media performance reports.
  • You will be responsible for media monitoring and tracking relevant news.
  • You will be responsible for creating case studies, strategy proposals, and other marketing and communications projects as needed.
  • You will get hands-on experience with start-up culture, becoming immersed in a collaborative and entrepreneurial environment that welcomes creativity and out-of-the box thinking.

About You

Skills & Competencies

  • You have strong interest in one or multiple of these topics: biotechnology, food technology, early life nutrition, maternal health, women’s health, nutrition science, or related topics.
  • You have excellent organization and communication skills.
  • You feel comfortable effectively communicating and visualizing complex topics for public audiences.
  • You feel comfortable creating analytic-based reports on social media performance and proposing new strategies.
  • As a life-long learner you keep a pulse on current relevant news and innovation within your field.
  • You like to move fast but can maintain meticulous record-keeping.
  • You're naturally inclined to think critically and creatively to work through problems.
  • You enjoy working collaboratively with a broad and diverse team and stepping outside of your comfort zone.

Qualifications & Experience


    • Undergraduate junior/senior or graduate student in advertising, marketing, public relations, journalism, communications, business, or another related field.

    Helpful Background knowledge

    • Coursework or hands-on experience in campaign creation, social media strategy, copywriting, design, or other related topics.
    • Coursework or hands-on experience conducting market research.
    • Experience/familiarity with graphic design (Canva, Adobe Creative Suite, or other).
    • Experience/familiarity with newsletter production (MailChimp, or other).
    • Experience preparing social media audits, competitive analyses, and social media analytics reports.

    Benefits and Compensation
    • We’ll have you with us full-time (40 hours a week for 12 weeks) and yes, it’s paid!
    • Medical, dental and vision coverage
    • PTO & Paid Sick Leave
    • Socialize with your fellow interns during work hours.
    • Mentorship with company leaders committed to developing your professional skills.

    Workplace & Culture

    As a woman-led company based in Research Triangle Park, NC we are cognizant of building a culture where everyone can bring their authentic selves to work everyday. We 'cell'ebrate our daily wins and fails, we enjoy flexible hours, and we feel motivated by our mission. We hope you're excited to come and work to change the world with us!

    About BIOMILQ

    BIOMILQ is a women-owned and science-led start-up building a mammary biomanufacturing platform to produce bioauthentic human milk ingredients for better human health. By combining the unique capabilities of human mammary cells with a scalable biomanufacturing process, BIOMILQ aims to demonstrate the power of our platform through impact in early-life nutrition with ingredients that promote immune, gut, and neurological development.

    We are building an inclusive team in Research Triangle Park, NC, that will bring diverse perspectives to our organization. BIOMILQ is proud to have been named a Family Forward NC Certified Employer by the North Carolina Early Childhood Foundation’s Family Forward NC initiative. A Family Forward NC Employer Certification designates employers that offer policies and practices that support the health and well-being of working families and children.

    Founded in 2020

    Internship: Marketing Student Associate

    Join BIOMILQ, a women-owned, science-led start-up based in Raleigh-Durham, NC to unlock human potential with breakthrough mammary technology!

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