Marketing Intern Wanted!

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Just before you rush to apply for the part-time or full-time marketing internship position, take a look at the list below and ask yourself honestly if any of these describes your situation right now:

Do you have a passion for marketing?

Are you looking to kickstart your marketing career, or transfer your marketing skills to a service that truly helps people?

Are you a motivated marketer, but currently working in a setting that does not inspire you?

Do you have experience implementing successful marketing campaigns?

Do you have knowledge or experience with online and offline marketing, including social media, email and print?

Are you someone who loves to use marketing to create connections with people? 

Are you willing to network, both in-person and on the phone, to develop professional relationships?

Are you happy to get out into the community to promote a service that truly helps people? 

Are you happy to work in a small business, where no task is above anyone? 

Are you someone who is constantly seeking growth opportunities and doesn’t shy away from constructive feedback? 

Do you have a track record of staying organized in your personal and professional life? 

Are you tech-savvy? Can you navigate your way around cloud-based documents and spreadsheets - or quickly learn to?

Do you want to work in a fun environment where people appreciate and value your presence?

If you found yourself saying YES to one or more of those questions, we might JUST be the position you're looking for...

Continue reading to learn more.

About The Chris Garcia Academy - Our Story

  • The Chris Garcia Academy was founded in 2021, with a mission to mentor physical therapists to become successful clinicians. We help physical therapists across the United States and globally specialize in sports rehab, injury prevention, and athletic performance so they can enjoy the career they've always dreamed of. 
  • The Chris Garcia Academy is a thriving and rapidly growing online training academy located in Chula Vista, California, offering in-person and virtual training. We are not your typical online business. We are a fun and happy team who works together to provide a world-class experience to every client that joins our academy. Our focus is on building an experience that feels like a real community - that both clients and team members are excited to be a part of. We want our clients to become successful in their careers, and we want them to tell their colleagues about us. We consider our clients "family" and do everything we can to make them feel that way whenever they interact with us.
  • The Chris Garcia Academy is about living your best life, for our clients and ourselves. It is very important to us to provide our staff with a lifestyle they are happy to have. One in which they don’t feel overworked, drowning in projects, or rushed for time with clients so they can simply focus on making them feel valued.
  • Life is short…don't sacrifice your happiness by settling for a internship that does not inspire you or encourage and support your growth.
  • We are expecting rapid growth and we need a passionate marketing intern and customer service specialist to facilitate our growth.

Who should apply for this internship:

  • Someone who is truly passionate about fitness and health and wants to make a real transformation in people's lives. 
  • Someone who is looking to work in an environment that is NOT a traditional marketing setting - and that is fun and feels like a family.
  • Someone who wants to learn and be mentored - we spend dedicated time every week just to review marketing, improve communication skills and discuss client progress. You'll learn everything you need to become world-class at providing an exceptional experience and customer service.
  • Someone who likes the idea of being able to grow and advance within a company. You're getting in on the ground floor of an innovative and rapidly growing company - where your ideas and contributions are welcome and valued.
  • Someone who wants a small business feel but operates with big business ideas! This internship comes with plenty of opportunity for growth - just without the burn-out.
  • Someone who is flexible and open to change as our company continues to grow and evolve. 
  • We offer a blend of in-person and online educational courses including sports physical therapy, injury prevention, and athletic performance to deliver the highest level of results to our clients. This combination of training allows our clients to have access to exclusive content locally and they are ready to conquer their most challenging cases across the country and globe. This business model offers unique opportunities to work in different roles as a marketing intern.

These are just a few reasons why this opportunity can be life-changing for the right person.


What we're looking for:

  • A part-time or full-time marketing intern to join our growing, hard-working, and family-like team.
  • You are excited about the main roles in this position: increasing predictable lead generation, maintaining lead conversion costs low, reporting on performance metrics, refining marketing campaigns, and maintaining client relationships.
  • You can create and execute a marketing calendar in a way that maximizes efficiency and revenue for the company.
  • You are able to successfully run in-person, online, offline, print, and joint venture marketing campaigns to generate leads.
  • You know what it takes to track marketing campaigns and quickly identify what needs to be modified to maximize value and budget.
  • You are able to coordinate the creation and use of media content for social media and campaigns.
  • You have to ability to create and implement email marketing campaigns via our Client Relationship Management (CRM) software.
  • You enjoy being around people and can hold meaningful conversations with people or companies you may not know for longer than 20 minutes.
  • You know what it means to provide a welcoming, world-class experience for clients.
  • You have excellent organization and planning skills - you know how to manage schedules and re-prioritize your time so that you can focus on key priorities - without the need for micro-management.
  • You follow through on commitments. You live up to verbal and written agreements without constant reminders.
  • You have the ability to quickly and proficiently understand and absorb new information.
  • You're able to calmly and constructively navigate through situations involving conflict.
  • You're proactive and resourceful. You bring new ideas to the company, do things without being told, and can quickly shift and course-correct when things don't go according to plan - in a positive manner and without focusing on the negative.
  • You're coachable, love to learn, and have a fail-forward attitude. You take constructive criticism well and enjoy getting regular feedback that will optimize your skills and performance.
  • Someone who is able to effectively and confidently communicate with people in person and on the phone.
  • Someone who has a positive attitude that makes clients look for any excuse to come back and see them.
  • Someone who is able to connect and engage with people on a personal level.
  • Someone who loves to learn and is committed to being part of a team that puts clients first.
  • Someone who places heavy value on their own health and fitness.
  • Someone who can work a flexible work schedule - but primarily morning and afternoon shifts until 5:00pm, as well as occasional weekends for seminars.

To be successful in this position, the right candidate must:

  • Be a team player.
  • Be passionate while interacting with motivated healthcare professionals.
  • Support and contribute to The Chris Garcia Academy mission, vision, and core values.
  • Build lasting relationships and trust with our clients through open communication and empathy.
  • Be committed to providing clients with the highest quality service.
  • Provide exceptional client experience in marketing, during phone conversations, and during events.
  • Be willing to learn and expand your knowledge of working in the online health and wellness industry. 
  • Contribute to and participate in marketing in-services, newsletter writing, social media marketing, paid advertising, educational workshops, and community events.
  • Keep a thorough record of client correspondence and in a timely manner.
  • Be upbeat, friendly and not too shy to be on camera - video is a big part of how we communicate with our clients, marketing, and social media presence.
  • Be coachable, open and dedicated to personal and professional growth, as mentoring and training are a big part of our program.

What you can expect from working here (the benefits):

  • Outstanding work culture and supportive environment.
  • The marketing internship is unpaid but, based on performance, comes with an opportunity for advancement into a paid marketing role with competitive pay and plenty of room to grow.
  • Part-time and full-time internship positions available (20-40 hours) where you get to be an integral part of changing people's lives and helping clients become successful clinicians so they can enjoy the career they've always dreamed of.
  • The opportunity to work in a truly unique, growing, and innovative online academy model.
  • 90-day onboarding and mentorship program, including everything you need to successfully carry out your new role.
  • Mentorship to enhance your professional skills, and ongoing training to ensure your success.
  • Continuing education and access to world-class training
  • A working environment where being yourself is encouraged, where people are the priority, and where you will always be challenged to learn and grow.
  • Opportunity to develop and grow in a team that is value-driven and strongly encourages personality-based service
  • The chance to be a part of an incredible team of people who work hard but have fun too.
  • Fitness casual dress code 
  • Employee discount on services 

P.S. ... 1/3 of your life will be spent at work. Don't you think it's worth it to yourself to choose a work environment that is meaningful, where you get to change lives, and where you get to learn and grow both personally and professionally while doing it?

What does the recruitment process look like?

1. Virtual Interview

First, we like to spend 20-30 minutes getting to know you. One of our great team members will reach out to learn more about you.

2. Second Interview

Head into our amazing facility to meet the team in-person and learn more about Dr. Chris Garcia's Academy. Enjoy! It's a fun environment.

3. Practical Skills

We make sure everyone who joins the team is a good fit. An in-depth, hands-on practical on the third interview helps us do just that.

4. Offer

Our favorite part of the process! Welcome to the team. You have just joined the leader in sports physical therapy online education.

Think you might be a good fit for our team and want to change lives with our highly-skilled, high energy team?

Then click on the button below to enter your information and learn more about the position. We look forward to getting to know you and seeing if you're the right fit!

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***Chris Garcia Academy, Inc. is proud to be an affirmative action / equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, creed, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected under local, state, or federal laws.