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Social Media Intern

San Diego, CA

Sony Electronics Inc. is looking for the risk-takers, the collaborators, the inspired and the inspirational. We want the people who are brave enough to work at the cutting edge and create solutions that will enrich and improve the lives of people across the globe. In addition to competitive pay and benefits, we offer an environment and culture that promotes Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.  In addition, our team members enjoy innovative work-life balance opportunities including a hybrid home/office workplace, monthly “Free Fridays”, and early shutdowns on Fridays throughout the year (including half-days during the summer).


So, if you want to join a “Best Place to Work” company and make the world say wow, let's talk.

It's more than just a job… we are creative, passionate people who turn ideas into innovations. We continue to raise the bar on technology; we epitomize quality, innovation, and style and design; and we stretch the boundaries of imagination.  

Sony Electronics' is looking for a social media intern to join our Community Marketing team. Are you constantly updated on social and cultural trends? Are you constantly posting on your socials? What new content inspires you? If this sounds like your dream job, we want to know you.

This position is based out of our corporate headquarters in San Diego, CA.   


  • Daily searches for UGC through tagged mentions and hashtags; Provide weekly summary of strong content and initiate outreach to creators
  • Develop a weekly trend report (what is popular)
  • Work with internal creative team to develop organic social content
  • Manage IG takeovers – attend events and create real time story content
  • Work with managers to assist with reporting – from social tools to internal monthly reporting
  • Copywriting and posting support for content planning
  • Interact with tagged content

You will bring:

  • New fresh ideas and trends from your social ecosystem
  • You’re organized with a strong eye on details
  • Never afraid to share your ideas
  • Fun, like to laugh in a collaborative environment
  • You have your phone on you at all times, ready to capture content

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Program will run mid-May – end of Aug
  • Able to commit to 24 hours in a week (in office Tuesday and Wednesday and remote Thursday)
  • Rising junior or senior in collegiate program with a 3.0 GPA or above
  • Previous internship experience required in the marketing space
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Solid understanding of social media (all platforms)
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office; PPT, Excel and Word
  • Ability to travel and work weekend events as needed

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Professional demeanor and a strong desire to learn
  • Ability to work in a team

The anticipated hourly wage for this position is between $19.00 to $26.00. This range does not include any other compensation components or other benefits that an individual may be eligible for.  The actual base wage offered depends on a variety of factors, which may include as applicable, the qualifications of the individual applicant for the position, years of relevant experience, specific and unique skills, level of education attained, certifications or other professional licenses held, and the location in which the applicant lives and/or from which they will be performing the job.

Sony Electronics is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values employees with a broad cross-cultural perspective. We strive to create an inclusive environment, empower employees and embrace diversity. We encourage everyone to respond. All applicants will receive fair and impartial treatment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, legally protected physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, status in the U.S. uniformed services, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information or on any other basis which is protected under applicable federal, state or local law.

Disability Accommodation for Applicants to Sony Electronics Inc. and Sony of Canada Ltd.

Sony Electronics Inc. and Sony of Canada Ltd. provides reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in job application procedures. For reasonable accommodation requests, please contact us by email at, or you can mail your resume to: Sony Electronics, Human Resources Department, 16535 Via Esprillo, San Diego CA 92127. Please indicate the position you are applying for.

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