Delpino Custom Homes: Seeking Marketing Intern (Summer 2020)

With Who:  Delpino Custom Homes

Dates:  Summer 2020

Location:  Charleston, SC

Hours:  15 hours per week with flexible hours

Compensation:  $10/hour for 8-12 weeks

Position Description:  (This is a paid internship.) The Marketing Intern will be mentored and supervised by the Design, Marketing & Office Manager.

Duties and Tasks:  The intern will assist the business with the following tasks:

  • Create, develop, plan, organize and execute marketing materials and campaigns through various platforms including website development, social media outlets as well as graphic & print design. These campaigns will correlate with the existing identity & reputation of the business & brand.
  • Collect marketing research & analytics to determine the best practical applications of campaign materials and funds as well as the best approach in collecting client testimonials.
  • Assist the accounting department with various tasks in accounting software, Quickbooks & scheduling software, BuilderTrend. This will include reconciling, report reading, job set-up & organization.
  • Assist in day-to-day office tasks such as preparing for meetings, attending meetings, business finance, administration & client relations.
  • Assist/shadow owner with tasks relating to property development, property management & project management. This may include working with city officials, utility companies, suppliers and site-visits.

Qualifications:  Applicants should be in their junior or senior year of college pursuing a marketing degree. Graphic design experience is not required but is a plus. Intern should show interest in architecture & design. Intern should be organized and willing to learn the many facets of a small business. Applicants should be familiar with the following social media platforms; Houzz, Pinterest, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, Twitter, LinkedIn.

Learning Objectives:

  • The intern will gain hands on experience with all aspects of managerial marketing in relation to course MKTG 315.
  • The intern will gain hands on experience with all aspects of brand management & will be able to build their marketing portfolio in relation to courses MKTG 348, CITA 140 & CSCI 115.
  • The intern will gain hands on experience & hone research techniques necessary for all aspects of small business market research in relation to courses MKTG 320, MKTG 329 & MKTG 355.
  • The intern will gain hands on experience with small business finance, accounting & budgeting in relation to courses ACCT 203, ACCT 204 & MGMT 405.
  • The intern will gain valuable knowledge in small business management & entrepreneurial business skills in relation to courses ENTR 335, MGMT 405, DSCI 304 & ENTR 420.
  • The intern will have the opportunity to network with other professionals in the field and the Charleston business community.

Application Deadline:  Applications close on June 12th, 2020 at 2:30 pm

Apply (or request more information):  Apply today! See more internship description information, or submit your application via the CofC Handshake Portal.

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