Tangle social media internship

Tangle is looking for a 2024 social media intern. Check out the details below for more.

The role

Tangle’s social media intern will have a passion for politics, digital media, and journalism coupled with an ability to adapt and present new information in a creative way. The intern’s main role will be to assist with parsing down and repurposing content from our daily newsletter into bite-sized graphics, videos (reels and TikToks), and tweets that are then shared across our social media platforms.

We’re looking for someone who can work quickly in a deadline-driven environment, independently with minimal oversight, and who has a genuine passion for the work we are doing. We may have creative systems in place, but we want our digital space to be forever evolving so creativity and attention to our audience space is a must. 

This is a role where you’ll be creating content and contributing to meaningful political discourse creatively on a near-daily basis during the work week.

Preferred skillsets

  • Graphic design (Adobe, Canva, etc)
  • Video editing (Capcut, Premiere, etc)
  • Social media scheduling software (Later, Hootsuite, etc)
  • Background in journalism, politics, marketing and/or communications.

Previous Tangle interns have come from a wide range of different backgrounds, so we encourage anyone interested to apply even if they do not have all of the preferred skillsets., 

Time Commitment

Approximately 15 hours a week but may vary depending on week and needs.

Ideally available with the ability to check in on mobile platforms off-hours to monitor social platforms.


This is a paid internship program. Interns will receive $1800 for a 3-month time commitment. With a potential to extend for another three months.

Start Date

Preferable start date between Jan 5-12, 2024.

To Apply

Please introduce yourself to our Social Media Manager Magdalena by sending her an email at magdalena@readtangle.com with the email subject line “Social Media Intern 2024”

Also include:

  • A brief cover letter written in the body of the email with any past relevant experience, skillsets that you bring and anything else we might think is interesting to know about you. 
  • Your resume.
  • A portfolio of your work if you have one (graphics, TikTok, etc)
  • The time zone and location you’re in.
  • General availability during a Mon-Friday workweek

We’ll reach out to successful candidates via email to schedule in a video interview by early January so please only apply if you’re able to start the 3 month internship by early to mid-January.