We are looking to fill an internship position in our marketing department for the spring/summer of 2018. The candidate would be expected to assist in a variety of marketing related duties and projects relating to e-commerce, content generation, business development, production, and more. This position requires a passionate team member that is looking to expand their pre-graduation experience with involvement in real-world applications and projects.

This internship is for credit hours only, as specified by the chosen candidate’s university policies and procedures.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Work on product development for our e-commerce platform with tasks including product description copywriting, pricing & product info entry, upload into Shopify
  • Conduct product research and competitive analyses
  • Perform basic photo editing tasks such as resizing digital photos for website
  • Assist with content strategy and writing article drafts for publishing
  • Article draft entry into WordPress within established parameters and formatting
  • Curate related marketing materials and content
  • Assist with business development and customer acquisition
  • Assist with the production and distribution of promotional materials
  • Assist with data reporting in Google Analytics

Expected Attributes

  • Proficiency in content writing and content generation
  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy in data entry
  • Willing to work in team-oriented environment
  • Take direction from Director of Marketing and Marketing Coordinator on projects
  • Excellent time management and ability to multi-task
  • Pro-active problem solving skills
  • Understanding of content marketing strategy

Minimum Qualifications

  • Major declared in Marketing, Business Management, or Communication Studies
  • Must have at least 30 credits of related course work successfully completed
  • Ability to work 30 – 40 hours per week on location in Wilkes-Barre, PA office
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel)
  • Preferred understanding of WordPress
  • Preferred understanding of Google Analytics

Company Overview

Founded in 1979, Mountain Productions is the largest staging and event production company in North America, working on more than 18,000 events with thousands of world-renowned clients. The company is highly diversified with a focus on innovative product design and manufacturing for the entertainment industry along with E-commerce solutions for rigging and production gear at Mountain Productions also has a film and vibe division that are focused on providing bespoke solutions for brand activations and unique festival experiences.

Mountain Productions’ capabilities include, but are not limited to a full in-house engineering department led by a Professional Engineer, dedicated fabrication shops, stage supervisors with thousands of project builds completed successfully and safely, and streamlined logistics for trucking and transportation. Mountain Productions is a turnkey provider of the highest quality staging systems and production services.