Careers at The Postage

Here at The Postage, our mission to provide our customers' control, security, and flexibility over their information in a way that honors their wishes and makes managing their life easier and after-death simpler for their families. Are you ready to help change how people plan for the future? We are looking for people who want to live tenaciously, work fearlessly, assist customers thoughtfully, plan intentionally, and communicate sincerely. Come join our team and put your stamp on the new age.

The Postage Executive Team, Emily Cisek, CEO, & Ken Myers, CTO at Houston Headquarters

­­Marketing Intern

The Postage is looking for a marketing intern to join their team in Houston, TX. This internship has a commitment of a minimum of 20 hours/week.

This marketing intern will help support the marketing and operations team during a transformative, high-speed growth period. Interns at The Postage can expect to be immersed in startup culture and learn about the “integration” of various marketing tactics to drive customer acquisition and retention. The chosen candidate will gain experience in competitive research, email marketing communications, content creation, social media, and more!

What Will You Be Doing?

  • Helping to maintain the editorial calendar, for the blog and social media (Pinterest & Tiktok, YouTube)
  • Work with the social media team to ensure content is timely, relevant, and engaging.
  • Developing website and blog content
  • Assisting with paid search landing page creation & other website updates
  • Assisting with email marketing communications as needed
  • Reporting on campaign analytics
  • Competitive research & analysis
  • Testing the efficacy of new product releases & features
  • Tracking bugs
  • Supporting customers as needed
  • Working with marketing agency on integrated marketing campaigns
  • And other duties as assigned

What Experience & Skills Do You Need?

  • Current seniors or recent graduates majoring in marketing/business, economics, statistics or MIS. Candidates must be proficient in Excel. Only those candidates with previous digital/marketing internship experience will be considered.
  • Recent graduates and young professionals encouraged to apply
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work in a non-hierarchical manner across multiple teams
  • High level of proficiency with Microsoft Office (Excel, Word and PowerPoint), Google Analytics
  • Experience in creating content for social media platforms
  • Ability to take initiative in a constantly changing work environment and adopt a generalist do-what-it-takes mindset
  • Self-starter with a positive and professional attitude who is able to multitask
  • Attention to detail with organizational and problem-solving skills
  • Strong communications skills, both written and verbal

What’s Nice to Have

  • Experience in using analytical or querying tools to solve analytical problems (building dashboards, reports, or using any BI tools)
  • Understands and can utilize digital platforms (DoneDone, WordPress, HootSuite, Google Analytics, SendGrid, Data Studio).
  • Experience with HTML a plus
  • Experience in using analytical or querying tools to solve analytical problems (building dashboards, reports, or using any BI tools)

Why Should You Apply Here?

  • Funded & growing tech startup
  • Talented & seasoned leadership with a successful track record
  • Limited chance to get in on the ground floor of a funded startup & work directly with leadership, a team of technology innovators and disruptors
  • Unlimited growth opportunities with a death industry tech startup with a meaningful mission

How Do You Apply?

If this sounds like you, email your resume to careers@thepostage.com.