At CurlIQ™ we have a lot of fun and work extremely hard building visual and interactive technology for people with textured hair. An internship with Curl IQ™ is a unique opportunity to help build a new company while building your own skill set, network and relationships with some of the world’s most innovative brands, influencers and investors.

We're looking for self-starters to join the Curl IQ™ team for our Summer 2019 Internship Program. The ideal candidates are organized multi taskers who thrive in a fast-paced environment and possess excellent communication skills. We have a number of unpaid, full-or part-time positions available.

An understanding and passion for beauty is a must.

Job Position/Description

  • Brand Management: Assist with day-to-day operations and management of the Curl IQ™ brand and ensure all departments are functioning effectively. Assist with general brand support tasks as needed.

  • Digital Media & Graphic Design: Develop captivating and engaging graphics and digital campaigns to support the overarching brand events, objectives, strategies and campaigns. Assist with general brand support tasks as needed.

  • Market Research: Assist with various research efforts to better understand the female with textured hair community, brand perceptions, event feedback and other research projects as needed. Assist with general brand support tasks as needed.

  • Social Media: Develop relevant, engaging and trending social media content for the female with textured hair audience including campaigns, content planning and graphic development, while growing the Curl IQ™ social media platforms. Assist with general brand support tasks as needed.

  • Content Writer: Develop Curl IQ™ website and product messaging, and help with building content that is used for SEO. Will also write our email marketing campaigns, scripts and create and write content for our blog. Assist with general brand support tasks as needed.


Our interns come from a variety of backgrounds (undergraduate and graduate schools - with majors varying from marketing to business management; advertisement  to graphic design), and have a wide-array of skills (design experience, public relations skills, communications experience), but they all have a strong interest in hair care, beauty, and/or advocacy. We are considering both undergraduate and graduate candidates for part-time, full-time commitments (minimum of 20-40 hours per week), candidates need to have a demonstrable interest with any or all of the following:

• Natural Haircare Landscape

• Tech Startups/Entrepreneurship

• Social Media

• Blogging

As well as preferably experience with any or all of the following:

  • A strong awareness of social trends

  • A track record of demonstrable business results through testing and deploying effective marketing campaigns across different channels.

  • Excellent project management and communication skills with the ability to balance rigorous attention to details with swift execution.

  • A self-starting attitude, ready to embrace opportunities to make an impact without needing to be told.

  • Skilled at planning, organizing, prioritizing, and executing simultaneous projects and activities.

  • Experience with A/B testing, messaging, and post-campaign analysis.

  • A high level of flexibility and desire to work on a variety of projects and adhere to deadlines

  • Knowledge of market research techniques and databases

  • Excellent knowledge of G Suite, marketing computer software and online applications

  • Have some experience in building partnerships and relationships

  • Experience with HubSpot, Google Analytics, Buffer, Medium, CRM software.

Available Positions

There are seven [7] total available positions for our Summer 2019 Internship.

  • Brand Management (1)

  • Digital Media/Graphic Design (1)

  • Market Research (1)

  • Social Media (2)

  • Content Writer (2)


This is a remote/virtual position.