Blain Supply

  • Marketing Internship

    Job Locations US-WI-Janesville
    Posted Date 2 months ago(9/18/2018 4:22 PM)
    Requisition ID
    2018-6114
    # of Openings
    1
    Job Class
    Corporate Office
    Category
    Marketing/Public Relations
    Position Type
    Intern
  • Overview

    Founded in 1955, Blain's Farm & Fleet stores are specialty discount retailers with locations throughout Wisconsin, Illinois, and Iowa. Our philosophy is simple: offer customer’s good, honest value by providing the best brands available at the lowest price possible. We’re looking for candidates for our Retail Management Internship. Our innovative, goal-oriented Internship Program is designed to prepare you for various aspects of store management. This program consists of paid, intensive hands-on training and focuses on teaching you the skills to be successful in store operations, leadership, and management. 

    If you are looking for an opportunity to gain experiences in Marketing, this is a great stepping stone and earns you real world experience!

    Responsibilities

    • JOB SUMMARY:

      Learn functionalities of a Marketing department while gaining real world experience in relation to a student’s current university studies.

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       PRIMARY FUNCTIONS:

      • Work directly with Creative Services Director and PR/Events Coordinator to learn the day to day functions of a Marketing Department in specifically Graphic Design and PR/Events roles
      • Design and implement signage, circulars, brochures, and other marketing materials or events as needed from concept to completion as dictated by mentor
      • Coordinates the preparations of project content to ensure completion on time
      • Arrange and appear in public appearances or events for company to increase product sales, brand and service awareness and to promote goodwill of the company
      • Provide Event Coordination and communication across all various participating business units such as the buying group, marketing, executive management merchandising, store operations and the stores
      • Research individual events by market, to determine greatest opportunities to educate, entertain, and inform community of event and development
      • Complete project assigned at the beginning of the internship
      • Demonstrate awareness and compliance with Loss Prevention and safety policies and/or procedures

    Qualifications

    • JOB REQUIREMENTS:

      • Be 12-18 months from Graduation from an accredited University or College
      • Have a 2.5 GPA or higher
      • Possess a valid driver's license
      • Excellent communication, writing and time management skills
      • Be detail orientated and highly organized
      • Experience with Mac Computers, Adobe Indesign and Microsoft Office
      • Ability to travel overnight, if needed
      • Be able to supply samples of projects, events, and/or marketing designs already completed

    *This position resides in Janesville, WI. Must have the ability to commute to Janesville, WI daily.

    Job Class

    Corporate Office

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