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Fall Marketing Internship

Chicago

Looking for a marketing internship? Walker Sands is currently looking for a self-motivated, detail-oriented and creative individual to serve as a marketing intern in its Chicago office.

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No two days at Walker Sands are the same, so we are looking for a marketing intern who is a constant learner, a driven self-starter and doesn't shy away from the unknown. In a growing organization, there is always room for executing on new, innovative ideas, along with getting the necessary day-to-day work completed.

As a marketing intern, you’ll work directly with our internal marketing team on a variety of campaigns across the digital, print and event marketing space. You’ll also work with our internal teams to execute large scale campaigns and projects. Superb writing skills are a must, as content is king and creating clear, concise and on-brand messaging is critical to our success. Ideal candidates will have experience or interest in event planning, business writing, social media, project management, data collection and learning about marketing technology solutions.

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Assisting the team in executing large-scale campaigns
  • Developing content for and managing our internal social media
  • Writing content for the company blog and email campaigns as needed
  • Data collection for marketing technology, campaigns and proprietary sales tools
  • Researching swag, vendors, potential prospects and others as needed
  • Organizing and updating a variety of email, mailing and online contact lists
  • Assisting with event preparation, including attendee briefs, handwritten notes, gift bag creation and more
  • Working within Walker Sands’ marketing technology tools, including Salesforce, Pardot and more

Experience Required

  • Currently holds or is pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in marketing, business or communications
  • General understanding of the marketing landscape, including social media management, demand generation and sales enablement
  • Proven ability to handle many projects and deadlines, with an ability to multi-task and work proactively
  • Strong understanding of Excel for data collection and analysis purposes
  • Experience working with Pardot and Salesforce a plus
  • Familiarity with public relations and digital marketing a plus

Internship Details
This is a paid internship beginning in September. Part- and full-time availability will be considered.
All marketing internship candidate finalists must complete a skills test.
Please be sure to include your GPA on your resume.