Head Office - Cannock

Marketing Intern – 6 week contract

Marketing/Research Intern required for a 6 week assignment starting July

35 hours per week based at our head office in Cannock

We are looking for an enthusiastic marketing intern to join the Horizon Care and Education team for the summer.  The successful candidate will be enrolled full-time in a major university or college or have just graduated in a degree in marketing or communications. We’re looking for a driven, ambitious individual who wants to create a career in marketing

Job Profile

As a marketing intern, you will support the Chief Operating Officer (COO) and Business Development Team to complete a key piece of market and competitor analysis to support the development of our marketing and communications strategy to aid the business in its next stage of growth. This internship will help you acquire marketing and research skills and provide you with a broad experience in marketing.

Responsibilities include:

  • Collect quantitative and qualitative data on our customers and their procurement processes
  • Complete market scoping analysis to help inform service developments and quantify the opportunity in key geographic locations.
  • Update company database of key contacts (CRM)
  • Perform market analysis and research on competition
  • Support the COO and Head of Business Development in marketing tasks, as required
  • Assist in marketing and advertising promotional activities (e.g. social media, direct mail and web)
  • Review and prepare updated copy for each key division for input into marketing material overhaul planned for Autumn 2018.

Requirements include:

  • Strong desire to learn along with professional drive
  • Solid understanding of different marketing techniques
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Office
  • Familiarity with marketing computer software and online applications (e.g. Online analytics and Google Ad words)
  • Passion for the marketing industry and its best practices
  • Current enrollment or recent graduate in a related business or marketing degree

For more information you can contact Joanne.dawes@horizoncare.co.uk

Closing Date 31st of July 2018