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Marketing Intern Position With Smartaupairs

Marketing intern/work experience position Kent

Why?
•    We allow you to learn from practical work experience in a real business environment by giving our interns real responsibilities which have a direct impact on our strategic decision making. Unlike some other intern positions, we are committed to ensure that you are totally involved and accountable in a commercial environment to gain the practical work experience you require to begin a successful career!

Where?
•    Based in our Charing Office in a village location just over 1 hour by train from London in Kent, ‘the gateway to Europe’

When?
•    August/September - December 2009

Duties:
•    Preparation of au pair profiles to be presented to prospective host families 
•    Communications with au pairs and au pair agencies (pan-European) and host families (UK)
•    Marketing to families
•    Marketing B2B to current and prospective European partner agencies
•    At least one strategic marketing project to be agreed

Requirements:
•    A dynamic personality with a ‘can-do’ attitude, a self-starter full of initiative and a passion to succeed
•    Understanding of general business and marketing principles.
•    Graduate caliber or equivalent or currently studying for a degree
•    Excellent communication skills (telephone manner and writing skills) with the ability to ‘put yourself in their shoes’
•    Languages: good/fluent English (spoken and written) + at least one other European language
•    Good knowledge of the internet as marketing channel + MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook)
•    Ability to report regularly to management in a concise and informative way.
•    An interest in cultural exchange and continuous learning is a plus
•    You need to have a EEA passport as we are unable to support visa application

Offer:

•    You will be part of a small dynamic team in a relaxed, informal office with no dress code.
•    Full and ongoing training opportunities
•    Expenses paid towards rent & living costs
•    Lunch provided Mon-Fri in the office
•    Accommodation available locally at £250 per month

Send CV (including the names of 2 referees) and covering letter including your timings (by e-mail) BEFORE 19 June to nicole@smartaupairs.com

If you are shortlisted, you will be invited for a telephone interview AND a personal interview at our Charing office.

See you in Charing