East Village, Manhattan
Cross-Department Intern

CUPS is the most exciting, caffeinated start-up, and they’re looking for someone who shares their love for indie coffee shops and wants to dive head first into a fast paced team that supports small businesses.


Interested in a crash course in Startup? As a CUPS intern, you will work on a variety of tasks across the Account Management, Marketing and Sales teams, dealing with both consumers and coffee shop partners. One day you might be out interviewing a shop owner, and the next you will be knee-deep in tracking coffee shop sales. This is a very exciting opportunity for someone who wants to get "real life" experience while working with a fun team from our Manhattan office.

CUPS is currently interviewing candidates looking for a spring internship role (January-May.) Interns are expected to work 18-20 hours a week around their school schedule.


  • Front line customer support helping CUPS app users have the best possible experience

  • Coordinate and assist with various marketing initiatives including (but not limited to) collateral production and event setup/execution.

  • Data Entry - you will leave this role with a comprehensive understanding of google spreadsheets!

  • Research prospective partners sites and networks, building relationships with influencers, bloggers, photographers and potential CUPS ambassadors.

  • Draft and work on designs for campaigns

  • Assist Account Managers with day-to-day operations for all CUPS offerings.


  • A multi-tasker - we really mean it!

  • Passionate about specialty coffee with a genuine interest in working with small businesses

  • Confident and highly motivated

  • Flexible, with a sense of humor

  • An excellent communicator

  • Able to keep up in a fast-paced environment

What CUPS can offer you

  • Unlimited CUPS coffee and travel stipend

  • A role in a dynamic, fun team and a fast-growing company with room to grow. Our interns often move into full-time paid roles after completion of the internship.

  • The opportunity to work with an exciting new product that helps consumers and small businesses

  • Flexible working hours

  • Frequently restocked office snacks, weekly team breakfast, regular team events and industry parties throughout the year

  • Please note the role is UNPAID.

Please send your resume and cover letter to jobs@cupsapp.com with subject line “Spring Internship.” Bonus points if you tell us 3 things that excite you about the coffee industry.