Pearson Marketing Intern: Student Competitions (Utah) in American Fork, Utah

Marketing Intern: Student Competitions (Utah)


At Pearson, we’recommitted to a world that’s always learning and to our talented team who makesit all possible. From bringing lectures vividly to life to turning textbooksinto laptop lessons, we are always re-examining the way people learn best,whether it’s one child in our own backyard or an education community across theglobe. We are bold thinkers and standout innovators who motivate each other toexplore new frontiers in an environment that supports and inspires us to alwaysbe better. By pushing the boundaries of technology — and each other to surpassthese boundaries — we create seeds of learning that become the catalyst for theworld’s innovations, personal and global, large and small.

Internship Overview: This internship, located in American Fork, UT, is most suited for undergraduateor graduate students currently studying in a marketing-related discipline. Thisinternship will provide exposure to a variety of work disciplines in field,partner, and event marketing and management. The program offersopportunities to contribute to numerous marketing disciplines, including budgetand project management, campaign design and execution, digital and social mediamarketing, event management, and marketing metrics. The intern willdevelop his/her skills in communications, field marketing, budgeting andproject management, event management, on-site event management, and post-eventcampaign analysis.

Intern Responsibilities:

You will be anindividual contributor, reporting to the Marketing Manager: StudentCompetitions . You will be responsible for administrative duties associatedwith the execution of tactical marketing plans for worldwide studentcompetitions. You will also support the Marketing Manager: StudentCompetitions in developing student competition marketing materialsthat can be leveraged by our worldwide partners, and using those materials tohelp promote and manage US National and Global student competitions. Youwill also assist in distributing and gathering partner and studentparticipation packets; helping with event logistics; and general pre-event andpost-event project management assignments.

This role requires asmuch as 10% travel, all within the United States. We’re looking for andindividual who is smart, has no fear of challenges, and can get things done. Youwill assist the Marketing Manager: Student Competitions in working with across-functional team, including representatives from external clients, Productand Field Marketing, Certiport Authorized Partners, Global Sales, and Academiccustomers to drive success.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Assist in the execution of annual student competitions tactical marketing plan.

  • Monitor performance of quarterly marketing tactics, execution timelines, and related budgets.

  • Produce and leverage marketing content for digital marketing and social media awareness, demand generation and enablement activities.

  • Assist in regular communication to internal sales and international partners regarding worldwide student competitions, promotions, and supporting marketing materials.

  • Serve as a secondary tactical marketing contact for student competitions for internal salespeople, global partners, and invited students/chaperones.

  • Manage distribution and collection of student packets and other required internal and external feedback associated with student competitions

Provide content updates andeditorial suggestions to Web Design team, based on the evolving needs of thestudent competitions web sites.

Position is located in American Fork, Utah.


Qualifications and Skills

  • Currently actively pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in a marketing-related discipline in an accredited post-secondary institution

  • Ability to coordinate logistical details with hotels and other entities

  • Excellent writing skills for print and web, strong aptitude for social media marketing

  • Excellent presentation and communication skills, including public speaking

  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail while working under tight time constraints

  • Self-management skills and self-starter attitude highly valued

  • Comfortable with fast-paced environment and rapidly changing priorities

  • Work effectively with peers, management and internal and external business partners, prospects and clients

  • Familiar with Microsoft Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Internet browsers (Internet Explorer, Mozilla/Firefox, etc.) and advanced Social Media (Facebook, Twitter) experience required, certification on Microsoft Office is preferred.

Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Primary Location: US-UT-American Fork

Work Locations: US-UT-American Fork-1276 South 820 East 1276 South 820 East American Fork 84003

Job: Project/Temporary Workforce

Organization: Assessments VUE

Employee Status: Regular Employee

Job Type: Internship

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: Apr 7, 2017