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Spring 2019: The Urban Farmhouse Market and Cafe - Marketing and Events Intern (Deadline -- January 31st, 2019)

Dec 14, 2018

Posted in: Advertising internships, Internships & scholarships, Journalism internships, Public Relations internships

Location: 100 Shockoe Slip, Lower Level
This position contributes to the success of the urban Farmhouse market & café by supporting the growth of our Brand and our Mission. The Marketing & Events Intern will develop an entrepreneurial mindset, understand the needs of small business and apply marketing strategies and tactics in a unique growth organization. The Marketing & Events Intern will support the development of marketing plans and assist the Management Team in the detailed execution of community and non-traditional forms of marketing. This position also performs additional responsibilities needed to help Managers maximize promotional opportunities. This position is NON-PAID, in lieu of College Credit, but offers fun, learning opportunities and tangible Resume Building Experience (and free delicious food and beverage)!
Primary Responsibilities:
  • Warmly welcomes and connects with every customer.
  • Supports execution of customer communications, demonstrations, sampling within the four walls and with our online and local communities.
  • Creates unique opportunities for customers to interact with the urban Farmhouse Brand.
  • Collect and distribute communications for social media efforts.
  • Assist in the development of creative materials - signage, e-mail campaigns, online communications.
  • Assist within the four walls and offsite, the execution of event marketing activity.
  • Seek and analyze competitive marketing and retail efforts.
  • Help create training materials for fellow Farmhands.
  • Track customer contact information for social media outreach.
  • Maintain tracking report for marketing activity.
  • Responds to customers and sincerely thanks every customer.
  • Be inspired to make our customers feel better off than they were before they came!
Requirements:
  • Undergraduate student majoring in Marketing, Advertising or Public Relations.
  • Passion for people, healthy food and a healthy lifestyle.
  • Self-motivated, hardworking and results-oriented.
  • Ability to function independently.
  • Thrives in a fast-paced environment, with strong multi-tasking skills.
  • Enthusiastic and friendly personality.
  • Pays attention to details.
  • Strong organization and planning skills.
  • Solutions oriented.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Ability to manage correctly confidential and sensitive information.
Physical Requirements:
  • Ability to perform the following tasks at various times up to 90% of time: Bending and twisting, carrying, climbing, computer usage including equipment necessary for product preparation, POS and other special equipment, crawling, handling, kneeling, lifting, pushing and pulling, reaching, sitting, standing, walking and stooping.
Job Type: Internship
To apply for this job posistion please go on to handshake and search for the 'urban farmhouse marketing and events intern' position.