Internship: Channel Marketing
This is an exciting opportunity for any student interested in gaining work experience in the marketing field. In this position, the Field Marketing Intern will work as a member of the SanDisk Retail Marketing team, which has responsibilities for developing and implementing innovative channel marketing programs and initiatives in the retail/channel markets. The Intern will also maintain a daily journal to be reviewed weekly by Field Marketing Manager and Director, Retail Sales. The Intern will visit retail stores (i.e. Walmart, Best Buy, Radio Shack, Walgreens, Office Max, Office Depot, Staples, and Photo Specialty stores) and target a number of stores to visit based on hours worked to monitor competitive activities to ensure SanDisk leadership, Cross train and merchandise; reach beyond the primary aisles – Networking, Business Delivery, Technology Departments, Geek Squads, Easy Tech, Build relationships with General Manager and retail staff working in the Imaging, Mobile, MP3, Gaming and Computing departments.
Qualifications: This position requires the student be a 3rd or 4th year undergraduate student pursuing degree in Business, Marketing, Communications or related field. Must have strong interpersonal and relationship building skills. This person must be able to work independently and manage his/her time well.
Student must be able to work 40 hours per week in the Summer and part-time during the school year (for the full internship)in the following locations:
Los Angeles, New York, Bay Area, Houston, Detroit, Washington DC, Phoenix, Dallas, Philidelphia, Seattle, Minneapolis, San Diego, St. Louis, Tampa, Baltimore, Denver, Miami and Pittsburg.
Targeted schools for the internships include but are not limited to: Boston College, University of Michigan, University of California – Los Angeles, University of Miami, University of Minnesota, Arizona State University, Columbia University, Carnegie Mellon University, LaSalle University, Howard University and George Washington University.
All interested students should forward their resume to Lurdys Gordon or Lisa Pham Reckis, Manager, College Relations at SanDisk by Friday, May 14th at the contact information below.
Lisa (Pham) Reckis
Manager, College Relations