Fall 2017: Cobb Technologies - Marketing Intern (PAID)
Jul 14, 2017
Posted in: Advertising internships, Internships & scholarships, Public Relations internships
Cobb Technologies is an office technology provider headquartered in Virginia that specializes in cutting-edge solutions to help companies run more efficiently at lower costs. Trusted by 9500+ of Virginia's businesses for over a quarter of a century, Cobb Technologies provides print and imaging equipment from industry-leaders like Canon, Konica Minolta and Kyocera, as well as digital solutions like document management and paperwork automation software. Cobb also specializes in managed IT solutions, with a unique offering that features proactive network monitoring, unfluctuating costs and network issue prevention.
More information about Cobb Technologies can be found at www.cobbtechnologies.com.
Location: Glen Allen, Virginia
Time Period: August 2017 to December 2017 (Fall 2017 Semester)
Hours: 10 -15 hours/week
Description: This marketing internship is intended to foster core marketing and communication values in a fast-paced, business-to-business environment.
Background Required: - Junior or senior undergraduate standing - Must be a part of an intern academic credit program - Business, Marketing, Public Relations, Advertising major - Excellent communication and writing skills, work ethic, and ability to creatively solve situations - Familiarity with Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop). Additional experience with Premiere Pro and After Effects preferred but not required - Experience with social media outlets (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn) - Proficiency with Microsoft Office (primarily Word and Excel) - Photography and videography experience
Duties: The intern’s primary responsibility is to assist the marketing department with ongoing projects for both Cobb Technologies and its 501(c)(3) charitable arm, Imprint. The intern will assist in collateral design, copywriting, research, social media, and event planning. They will maintain the events calendar and write articles for the organization. The intern will participate in Marketing Steering Committee meetings and cross departmental meetings and will be asked to attend events when available.
Students will be asked to complete learning reflections at 8 weeks, and in the last week of their internship.
Compensation: The Marketing Intern will be paid $8.50/hour and must be part of an intern academic credit program.
Contact Person: Matthew Minor, Marketing Manager
Application Process: Interested applicants should complete the general application on Cobb’s website (www.cobbtechnologies.com). A pre-employment drug-screening will be performed if/when a position is offered to a qualified candidate. Cobb Technologies is an equal opportunity employer.