Name of Student: Millie Graves
Degree Subject: BSc Management with Marketing WIE
Job Title: Social Media Coordinator and Analyser
Company Name: The Nest Southwest CIC
Description of Organisation:
The Nest Southwest is a not-for-profit, social enterprise, community interest company. It was set up in Devon by local women to support other women and girls through the major life transitions of menstruation, pregnancy, birth and menopause by providing social, emotional and informational support.
They hold peer support groups, run workshops, courses and hold training sessions. They also hire out birth equipment and books.
Type of Internship:
What were your key duties and responsibilities during your internship?
I was responsible for managing The Nest’s social media channels (Facebook and Instagram) as well as creating an online shop to help generate some revenue for The Nest, and creating downloadable products to be sold on that shop.
What was your biggest achievement on your internship?
My biggest achievement during my internship was creating an online shop from scratch, alongside creating downloadable products to be sold on the shop.
- Time and work load management
Your message to other students considering a similar job role, organisation or sector?
“My internship with The Nest Southwest CIC enabled me to greatly develop my social media management skills, requiring me to plan content, create that content using Canva, and then schedule it using Meta Business Suite. Having had this experience, I now feel much more confident in applying to similar roles. “