Sales & Marketing Internship

FOCUS Training is looking for a highly motivated and independent individual to assist with social media as well as sales and marketing efforts in the operations of the Milwaukee office. Our internship program is designed to create a positive work experience and challenging objectives that are consistent with interns’ career goals and current level of education. FOCUS provides interns with an exceptional educational experience in a fun and exciting work atmosphere located in the 5th Ward. Interns can expect to leave their internship with an applied knowledge of organizational development and the fundamentals of operating a small business. The position can be utilized for college credit.

Requirements:

  • Pursuing/has a bachelor’s degree in Business, Communications, Public Relations, Marketing, HR or an equivalent field

  • 15-20 hours per week availability

  • Experience in social media, blogging, websites, and creative writing

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Quick learner

  • Strong organizational skills

  • Detail-oriented with excellent follow through

  • Creative problem solver

  • Ability to assume responsibility without direct supervision, exercise initiative and judgment, and make decisions within the scope of assigned responsibility

  • Ability to multi-task with great time management skills

  • Strong communication and writing skills

  • Team player with an outgoing personality, who is comfortable contributing new ideas and concepts

Job overview:

  • Develop, maintain, and implement social media strategy for two markets utilizing Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and FOCUS Training blogs

  • Connect with educators nationally about FOCUS Training

  • Creative writing for email blasts

  • Develop and maintain Salesforce (CRM) content

  • Group collaboration for marketing projects

  • Research and develop potential clients

  • Weekly sales meetings to discuss strengths and opportunities

  • Complete special projects as needed

Resumes should be directed to internship@focustraining.com