Marketing Intern
Chicago Custom Foods LLC d.b.a. Kernel Season's
Elk Grove Village, IL, USA
Job Posted:
30+ days ago

Marketing Intern

We are seeking an intern to join our culture of fun for the summer! Chicago Custom Foods is a CPG company within the Food & Beverage industry focused on creating delicious seasoning blends. Our Marketing Intern with work with the Director of Marketing in marketing and planning execution, creative asset management, content creation, and social strategy execution.

Who are we looking for?

Our ideal candidate:

• Thrives in a creative environment
• Writes extremely well and can edit just as excellently
• Works well with a team but is self-motivated
• Is fun-loving and can make people laugh
• Aspires to be a killer marketing professional
• Can express a specific tone in writing
• Is organized and pays attention to the little details

What will they do?

Day to day tasks include:

• Assist in planning and executing marketing opportunities
• Review and approve social media copy and content
• Assist in offsite PR, Event and Trade Show opportunity execution
• Work with external agencies to manage programming and campaigns
• Create content and copy for website, PR, and creative
• Work with sales team to help develop and manage regional marketing programs
• Work with operations team on new product development and updating of existing product assets
• Research and identify opportunities for strategic partnerships (ie, Tasty, Buzzfeed, etc)
• Manage creative execution process for new and existing brand assets
• Assist CEO with special projects
• Assist the Director of Marketing in ongoing development of marketing strategy

To be considered eligible for this internship you MUST:

• Have High school diploma or equivalent required
• Be pursuing a bachelor’s degree in communications, marketing or related field—at least two (2) years of study completed
• Have experience with mainstream social media platforms, especially Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Pinterest
• Have Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office applications (especially Word, Excel, and Power Point)

BONUS if you:
• Have basic knowledge of Digital Photography (not required)
• Have basic knowledge of Adobe Suite (not required)
• Have experience as a brand ambassador