Pearson Acclaim Operations Intern in Bloomington, Minnesota

Acclaim Operations Intern

Description

As the global leader in electronic testing, Pearson VUE (www.pearsonvue.com) validates the skills and knowledge of millions of individuals every year. Our customers’ high-stakes certification, licensure, admissions and other credentialing exams help people advance in technology, government and professional careers, as well as attain educational growth. Pearson VUE offers proctored exams through the world's largest network of test centers in addition to testing in online and unproctored environments.

In addition to helping our clients develop, manage, deliver and grow their programs, we work diligently to ensure that their candidates have a positive testing experience. Our focus on employees has fueled sustained growth even in a down economy and has earned Pearson VUE recognition from the Minneapolis Star Tribune as a “Top Workplace” numerous times in recent years.

Pearson VUE is a business of Pearson, the world's leading learning company with global-reach and market-leading businesses. Pearson is listed on both the London and New York stock exchanges (UK: PSON; NYSE: PSO). For more information, visit www.pearson.com.

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

Summary

Acclaim, Pearson’s industry leading digital credentialing platform, is seeking an intern. This internship will provide valuable experience in the edTech industry, provide exposure to a fast-growing platform, and offer real-world experience in managing client interactions. You will work along-side the Acclaim Business Development and Customer Success teams to build client relationships, develop digital badges, review usage data, build reports, and more. In addition, you will develop insight into business-to-business operations and relationships as well as experience working with product and development teams. This position is a valuable opportunity to gain “start-up experience” in a corporate setting.

The Acclaim Intern will:

Participate in client interactions, including prospect meetings, launch meetings, and regular client check-ins

Provide regular communications to clients, team-members, and platform users

Have opportunities to explore projects in graphic design, copywriting, marketing, data analysis, customer support, or sales

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Qualifications

Minimum education requirements

Completion of at least Sophomore level coursework (Junior level strongly preferred) leading towards a Bachelor's Degree

Desired Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Self-starter with a natural curiosity

  • Ability to learn new tools and technologies independently

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-MN-Bloomington

Work Locations: US-MN-Bloomington-5601 Green Valley 5601 Green Valley Drive Suite 220 Bloomington 55437

Job: Project/Temporary Workforce

Organization: Assessments VUE

Employee Status: Casual/Seasonal

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: May 18, 2017

Req ID: 1709206