Internship

Job Title: Marketing Intern

Department: Marketing

Reports to: Marketing Director / Showroom Division Manager

Internship Begins: Summer 2015. Exact dates TBD

To be considered for this internship please email resume and proof of enrollment to smendoza@dulleselectric.com.

 

Company Overview:

Dulles Electric Supply Company (DESC) has been serving the Washington Metropolitan area since 1985. Our electrical supply company is proud to provide the finest in lighting and electrical resources from leading manufacturers to homeowners, builders, and contractors. We have experienced consistent growth over the years due to our overall commitment to providing the best in customer service. To meet this commitment we focus heavily on teamwork, service quality, and consistent customer satisfaction.

 

Summary/Objective:

The ideal Candidate will provide marketing support to the Lighting Showroom/Marketing department by executing creative briefs, tracking & analyzing data, and designing marketing materials. The candidate will develop and execute all brand standards relating to positioning, core messaging and brand/business tag lines and selling/value propositions to a range of target audiences that includes, but not limited to, customers, end users, trade associations, organizations and other influential audiences.

 

Required Responsibilities:

  • The candidate must be a strategic thinker who has the ability to set and meet aggressive deadlines in a small business environment.
  • He/she will help develop product marketing plans and activities for product lines to establish or enhance market positioning within the marketplace.
  • Design supportive marketing materials for campaigns such as emails, blog posts, social media graphics/posts, flyers and additional materials as needed.
  • Monitor, prepare and update advertising schedule.
  • Design & maintain social media presence with content according to monthly marketing  campaigns (Houzz, Pinterest, Facebook, Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn)
  • Maintain marketing master contact list
  • Perform all other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Must be in enrolled in a Bachelor’s degree program at a four-year college or university in Marketing, or Business.
  • Possess strong verbal and written communication skills, strong organizational skills with attention to detail.
  • Must have the ability to work as a team player with Dulles colleagues.
  • Strong negotiation, organizational, communication, presentation, interpersonal, problem solving and time management skills.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word/Excel/PowerPoint/Outlook
  • Familiar with InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop and Graphic Design.
  • Self-motivated with strong drive to achieve and works well with little to no supervision


Work Environment:

  • Professional office/showroom setting, with some outdoor exposure during the workday.
  • Ability to use standard office equipment such as computers, phones, filing cabinets and fax machines.
  • Combination of frequent standing, sitting and walking

 

© Copyright 2017 Dulles Electric Supply Corp.

• Phone: 703-450-5700 • Fax: 703-430-5890

• Address: 22570 Shaw Rd., Sterling, VA 20166-4393

• Showroom: Mon to Fri 9:00 am to 6:00 pm, Sat 9:00 am-5:00 pm • Supply Counter: Mon to Fri 6:00 am to 5:00 pm, Sat 7:30 am-1:00 pm

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