BBH Internship Program

The goal of the Black Book Houston (BBH) internship program is to support Black Book Houston’s Digital Media team. The BBH Intern will play an active role in the development of Black Book Houston’s Online community. The intern will maintain and increase Black Book Houston’s presence on various social media platforms and help create and publish content that is relevant to our customer base. He/she will regularly analyze and report on the activity on social media networks as well as the Black Book Houston website.


  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills; active listening; effectively conveying information; ability to proofread & edit 

  • Planning & organizing: focusing on urgent and important tasks; avoiding procrastination; showing attention to detail; meeting deadlines 

  • Innovation & Creativity 

  • Leadership in peer relationships 

  • Ability to work independently and efficiently 

  • Flexibility & creativity; can adapt to shifts in priorities and urgencies 

  • Highly proficient in Microsoft Office Suite and social media platforms, e.g., Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, Instagram, Pinterest 

  • Interpersonal skills: collaboration with others

  • Professionalism

  • Work Experience in media field is a plus


  • Full-time undergraduates (Freshman-Senior) at a four-year college.

  • Minimum 2.5 GPA

  • Media field of study a plus, e.g., Communications, Marketing, Advertising, Broadcast Journalism 

  • Certifications College/university transcript Letter from the student's school stating that the student will be granted credit for the internship 


Location: Acres Homes, Houston, TX


Position Type: Temporary

Black Book Houston is an equal opportunity employer and will not tolerate discrimination in employment on the basis of race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, ethnicity, national origin, marital status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other legally protected classification or status.


This internship is unpaid, but academic credit is offered to students. This internship is also available to those seeking experience in public relations and in the fashion industry. We are in need of hard working self starters that can keep up with a fast paced environment. Interns are expected to work 1-4 days a week (you choose your days) from the hours of 7:00am to 6:30pm Monday-Saturday. This is a two-four month commitment.


Please include the following information in your cover letter response:

1. Your Full Name

2. Phone Number

3. Your Social Media Handles

3. The days you are available every week from 7AM - 6:30PM Monday-Saturday and how many days you want to work each week

4. The date you are able to start the internship

5. Do you have a vehicle to run errands during the internship?