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Position Title

Marketing and Social Media Intern

About The Opportunity

Dave’s Gourmet is a specialty food business that offers the hottest hot sauces in the world, the most delicious organic and gourmet pasta sauces, and a line of low-sodium and vegan creamy hot sauces. The company is most well known as the creator of Insanity Sauce, the original “Hottest Hot Sauce in the Universe”. Since founding the super-hot sauce category back in 1993, Dave's Gourmet has won dozens of awards and has been highlighted in hundreds of media mentions including The Today Show, Good Morning America, The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times and many more.

This internship position will include significant training on various platforms and marketing tools. The intern will gain insights on how companies work from organizational structure to navigating problem solving, business strategy planning and execution. The intern position will learn and be involved in creating marketing campaigns on our social platforms, email, website, and more. We offer flexible scheduling Monday through Friday, 8am - 4pm to accommodate student needs.

Qualifications

  • Currently pursuing a bachelor's or master's degree in Marketing, Advertising, Communications, PR, or a related field preferred
  • Enrolled in a university/college internship course
  • Team oriented, have strong communication skills
  • Detail oriented, resourceful, and able to prioritize under deadlines
  • Willingness to learn, Interpersonal skills, creative thinker, problem solver, and a positive attitude

Responsibilities

  • Assist marketing manager to plan and organize trade shows
  • General administrative tasks such as ordering materials and updating project calendar
  • Provide support in creation of marketing materials, visuals, and copy
  • Assist Marketing Manager with eCommerce management
  • Increase brand awareness by aiding social media community engagement
  • Monitor social platforms communications to collect user generated content, identify trends and audience interests
  • Organize brand assets and content mocking up curation as needed
  • Assist with content generation under the supervision of the marketing team
  • Propose campaigns, giveaway ideas, and collaborations
  • Help identify affiliate opportunities and update affiliate portal according to brand calendar
  • Update recipes and blog posts for website and social channels
  • Support influencer programs and track program performance
  • Measure and report the results of marketing initiatives
  • Monitor and organize competitors marketing efforts and perform market research
  • Assist in CRM planning, creation, and deployment
  • Communication with prospective publications and other media outlets
  • Other responsibilities as needs arise!

Work Environment

This is a hybrid role located partially remote and partially in Galloway, Ohio. Scheduling is flexible between the hours of 8-4pm, Monday-Friday. This can be full-time or part-time. This internship position will report to the Marketing Manager.

Industry

Consumer Packaged Goods

Company Size

2-10 Employees

To Apply

Email info@davesgourmet.com to apply. Include Marketing and Social Media Intern summer 2022 in the email subject line. Attach your resume, work samples, and/or portfolio.