Copywriting Intern | The Engine is Red

Copywriting Intern

  • Summer Intern
  • ca,
  • mn

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The Engine is Red, an integrated creative agency, is looking for a writing intern with the right amount of wit and intelligence, and just a bit of attitude. Do you have a love for advertising, creative writing, and above all, storytelling? Want to go beyond the classroom and learn by doing? Then we would love to hear from you.

The ideal candidate is someone with a passion for the written word, knowledge about the business world, and the ability to work well within a team. The duties of this role may include campaign support, web and collateral content, blog and social media coordination, assisting in project coordination, proofreading, research, and other duties as they arise.

We value our interns and promote their professional development during the term. You’ll get a chance to work side-by-side with experienced creatives as you help craft brands, launch campaigns, and build interactive web experiences. Learn how to meet daily, weekly, and long-term deadlines in a fast-paced environment.


  • Ability to work 15-18 hours per week in our studio (CA or MN)
  • Natural work ethic and self-fueled drive
  • Junior, Senior, or Graduate student status, or equivalent
  • Exceptional writing talent
  • Proven problem-solving and self-management skills
  • Interest in research, learning, and strategy
  • Great attitude, sense of humor, and collaborative spirit

Hours / Compensation-

In addition, we respect our interns and the work they produce for us and pay as such: offering $15/hour compensation for our part-time summer interns.

Position may be eligible for permanent and/or full-time growth opportunities, depending on candidate and company performance. This position is ideal for students currently enrolled and studying areas like journalism, communications, business administration, or writing.

To apply, please send work samples (or web link), a resume, and a few paragraphs about yourself here.