• Marketing Intern (Elgin)

    Location US-IL-Elgin
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  • Overview

    The Marketing Intern supports the brand marketing team with brand building initiatives, including business strategy, new product development, marketing programs, and other business initiatives as identified.  Position will provide experience for individuals interested in pursuing a career in brand management.

    Duties and Responsibilities

    • Performs analysis to determine effectivess and eficiency of key brand initiatives such as trade programmin, coupon tactics, distribution goals, and product launches.
    • Leads assessment of competitive activity in the marketplace to guide strategic planning.
    • Manages development of POS materials and implementation of packaging redesign.
      • Responsible for manufacturing, distribution and consistency maintaining safe and quality food by following good manufacturing practices, allergen controls, food defense, HACCP and SQF requirements.
      • Responsible for immediately reporting all food safety and quality issues to your manager.
      • Responsible for partnering with others; Sharing knowledge, skills and information within your team and across functional areas.
      • Responsible for enhancing technical and functional competencies, as well as professional and leadership development.




    The ideal candidate will be working toward completion of an MBA with a concentration in general marketing or market research/insights.


    Education, Experience, & Knowledge:

    • BA/BS degree, enrolled in MBA program
    • 2+ years work experience pre- MBA

    Skills and Competencies:

    • Strong mathematical aptitude and analytical skills
    • Strong business and financial acumen
    • Export Excel skills (pivot tables, look up functions, etc.)
    • Advanced Powerpoint skills
    • Strong attention to detail and ability to multi-task responsibilites
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills