Sagacious Partners is seeking someone to join our team and help further our mission of helping companies and communities grow. We need talented individuals ready to provide fresh perspectives and support a proven economic development and project management and executive coaching firm.

Intern Position Description

Our Columbia, SC office is seeking an intern for the 2019-20 school year. This is a paid internship and the working hours are between 15-20 hours a week during the fall and spring semesters. 

The person in the internship role is a crucial facet of the team, providing support to individuals at all levels within the organization. On a daily basis, this person will be contributing to client management efforts; daily management of social media accounts; scheduling meetings; working on projects for our largest client, EngenuitySC; office administration; miscellaneous errands and more.

What are our core values?

  1. Be a leader
  2. Get sh*t done
  3. Humbly confident and coachable
  4. Personally accountable and expect this of others
  5. Love what we do and how we do it
  6. Growth or gone


Job Functions and Responsibilities

Project Management/GSD Team
  • Create and manage active work plans

  • Executing project deliverables, to include travel around the Midlands region

  • Creation of project materials, both internal and external

  • Assist with creation of project plan, including establishing details and deadlines

  • Ensure project documents are completed and stored appropriately

Marketing / Social Media
  • Assisting with social media engagement by helping manage social channels

  • Drafting and editing copy for social channels

  • Monitoring social media web analytics on a weekly basis (page view, twitter followers, etc.) and reporting growth and other activities to the marketing director

  • Engaging with marketing team on a regular basis to brainstorm ideas for new and innovative marketing and social media campaigns

General and Admin Responsibilities
  • Scheduling meetings

  • Submitting hours and expenses

  • Office supply management

  • Client meeting support and logistics

  • Participating in weekly, strategic meetings with team

  • Answering phones and manning front desk of office

Job Requirements

  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills

  • Strong written and oral communication skills

  • Reliable Transportation

  • Knowledge and experience with various social media platforms

  • Must be a matriculated student at a post-secondary institution

  • Ability to handle multiple tasks at once in a face-paced environment

  • Can demonstrate a history of strong academic performance

  • Curiosity and ability to learn new things quickly

Those interested should email their resume to Anton Dela Cruz. We look forward to hearing from you!