thredUP is the largest online marketplace for secondhand clothing. We make buying and selling a cinch for millions of women across the globe. The company resells more than 35,000 brands across hundreds of categories at up to 90% off the estimated retail value. Headquartered in downtown San Francisco and backed by world-class investors, thredUP is reinventing the secondhand clothing industry and inspiring a new generation of consumers to think secondhand first.
About our internship program
As a thredUP summer intern, you will be given a firsthand glimpse at what it’s like to work at the leading online secondhand apparel marketplace. During the 8-12 week program, you will tackle projects alongside our world-class team, with the opportunity to make a real impact on thredUP’s business. Interns must be able to commit to a full-time schedule (40 hours). Our paid internships are ideal for ambitious students who thrive in ambiguity, like a good challenge, and want a legUP in their career development. Oh, and who want to have a little fun in the process.
About the Role
This is an exciting opportunity for a Copywriter Intern to join our creative team and help craft thredUP’s brand through all digital and non-digital touch points. As our Copy Intern, you will report to the Brand Editor and will be responsible for writing, editing, and proofreading. The ideal candidate will have a track record of writing compelling marketing content that captivates consumers across multiple channels. Ideally you have 1-2 years experience of writing, advertising, content, and retail experience.
The ideal candidate is passionate about the thrifty lifestyle and eager to create compelling concepts and impactful copy that surprises and delights. This role interacts daily with cross-functional teams and works autonomously with daily initiatives.