SKOUT Is Accepting Applications for Its Unique “Global Friendship Ambassador” Summer Internship

San Francisco, Calif. – March 8, 2016 – San Francisco-based SKOUT, the global app that helps you meet new people and expand your social circle, today announced that interested college students can now apply for the company’s unique Global Friendship Ambassador summer intern role. SKOUT is again offering this paid, eight week summer internship position within its marketing department.

“Our app is used by millions of people across 180 countries, and the opportunity to serve as a Global Friendship Ambassador offers an incredible experience to work closely on fun marketing projects that reach our huge user base,” said Jane Barrett, Head of Marketing at SKOUT.

“Interning as SKOUT’s Global Friendship Ambassador last summer was a dream come true for me,” said Corey Whitaker, a junior at Lynchburg College. “The culture is really cool, I learned a lot with the assignments I was given, and I felt like the SKOUT team truly wanted me to succeed.”

The Global Friendship Ambassador role is well-suited for a creative, outgoing student who enjoys using social media, meeting new people and is interested in gaining hands-on experience in marketing within a fast-moving startup environment. He or she will work closely with mentors on SKOUT’s global marketing team on activities like daily in-app chatting with Skouters around the world, developing concepts for community contests, partnerships and virtual gifts, and creating content for social media campaigns.

To be eligible for the internship, candidates must be at least 19 years of age, enrolled in a four-year degree program in the U.S., and eligible to work in the U.S. To apply, candidates are invited to create a SKOUT ID and complete an online application by April 11, 2016. Visit the SKOUT Careers page to learn more about the Global Friendship Ambassador internship and apply.

To download Skout for iOS, Android or Windows, or to sign up online, visit

You can also follow Skout on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.


SKOUT is the largest global platform for meeting new people and expanding your social circle. The SKOUT community spans more than 180 countries and is available in 16 languages. SKOUT is dedicated to providing a platform through which people can easily and safely connect. The Andreessen Horowitz backed company was founded in 2007 and is headquartered in San Francisco. Visit to learn more.

# # #