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Marketing and Sales Intern | VSU Multi-Purpose Center

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🚀 Off-cycle Internship

Petersburg

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Off-cycle Internship

MarketingPetersburg

Description

  • The Marketing and Sales Internship at VSU Multi-Purpose Center is designed to give the student a complete working understanding of marketing and sales in the arena management and event management fields. The intern will learn to coordinate, implement, and work on projects that will encompass plans for the event season at VSU Multi-Purpose Center. They will showcase their talents to design and develop new concepts for the arena. They will also assist the marketing team with completing tasks necessary for the overall campaign for the upcoming event season with heavy focus on creative, social media and grassroots. The intern will also be required to identify a semester project that is to be completed by the end of the semester.

Requirements

  • Virginia State University Junior, senior, or graduate students preferred
  • Must be actively enrolled in school
  • Available to work and minimum of 12 hours a week
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher
  • Strong writing, communication, proofreading, and creative skills
  • Able to work in a fast paced environment
  • Detail oriented, self-motivated, and ability to work under minimal supervision
  • Well organized with ability to prioritize and handle multiple assignments

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities

Marketing

Responsibilities

  • Market research that will require making phone calls, emailing, searching the internet, and conducting meetings with individuals within the market
  • Participate in developing and implementing event marketing, sales plans and promotions led by our Venue Marketing leaders
  • Assist with grassroots marketing, including creation and distribution of flyers, hanging posters, tabling and creating relationships with various retailers to promote events
  • Assist in managing the various social media sites – Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
  • Update community calendars of events with detailed information on each show or event
  • Interacting with building staff, athletics, campus employee with various projects
  • Carry out other tasks as assigned to help achieve the overall goal of the marketing department.
  • Participate in meetings in order to learn more about Marketing in real time.

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Location

Petersburg