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Social Media Intern (Summer 2024)

1 week agoRemote

Company Description

Dropbox is a special place where we are all seeking to fulfill our mission to design a more enlightened way of working. We're looking for innovative talent to join us on our journey. The words shared by our founders at the start of Dropbox still ring true today. Wouldn't it be great if our working environment-and the tools we use-were designed with people's actual needs in mind? Imagine if every minute at work were well spent-if we could focus and spend our time on the things that matter. This is possible, and Dropbox is connecting the dots.The nearly 3,000 Dropboxers around the world have helped make Dropbox a living workspace - the place where people come together and their ideas come to life. Our 700+ million global users have been some of our best salespeople, and they have helped us acquire customers with incredible efficiency. As a result, we reached a billion dollar revenue run rate faster than any software-as-a-service company in history.Dropbox is making the dream of a fulfilling and seamless work life a reality. We hope you'll join us on the journey.

Team Description

Over the years at Dropbox, Emerging Talent has created a variety of internships, apprenticeships, and early-in-career full time opportunities to build pathways for exceptional early career professionals to succeed at Dropbox. Supported by a community of mentors, program graduates, and fellow participants, our Emerging Talent programs are the perfect place to start your career in tech.

Role Description

As a Social Media Intern at Dropbox, your responsibilities will span content creation and community management. You'll be at the forefront of generating fresh and engaging ideas, designing eye-catching visuals, and understanding the nuances of content that resonates effectively on social platforms. If you have a passion for generating innovative ideas, crafting visually appealing content, and understand the dynamics of successful social media engagement, we want to hear from you.

In this role, you will report to the Head of Social Media and be part of Dropbox's Communications Team.


  • Content creation: Generate creative social content ideas for Dropbox's brand channels, and create shareable content in various formats, including gifs, images, or short-form videos, with support from in-house creative resources or agency partners when needed
  • Community management: Monitor the health of our social community and identify ways in which Dropbox can better engage with or nurture our social followers
  • Social Listening and Reporting: Stay informed about social media trends, discussions, and sentiments related to Dropbox and the tech industry. Track mentions of Dropbox and contribute to social listening reports as needed

We'll collaborate with you to align with your school's schedule, ensuring a 12-week internship duration.


  • Currently pursuing a BS in Business, Marketing, Communications, Journalism or related field graduating in Spring 2026
  • Familiarity with editing and graphic design tools for social content creation
  • Strong writing skills and an understanding of how copy and visuals complement each other on social media
  • Active user of social media platforms like TikTok, Threads, and Instagram, with a solid understanding of features, layouts, algorithm changes, and formats
  • Passion for social media, cultural news, and tech trends
  • Comfortable working in a Virtual First environment

Total Rewards

Canada: The expected salary/On-Target Earnings (OTE) rate for the role is C$3,500/month, subject to change.

Dropbox is an equal opportunity employer. We are a welcoming place for everyone, and we do our best to make sure all people feel supported and connected at work. A big part of that effort is our support for members and allies of internal groups like Asians at Dropbox, BlackDropboxers, Latinx, Pridebox (LGBTQ), Vets at Dropbox, Women at Dropbox, ATX Diversity (based in Austin, Texas) and the Dropbox Empowerment Network (based in Dublin, Ireland).

Job ID: dropbox-5588998
Employment Type: Intern

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