Business Development, Solutions Design & Marketing Inter…

Business Development, Solutions Design & Marketing Internship in HR / Psychology  

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Elar Horizons | Public profile »
Location details:
Edinburgh, Scotland / Work from home 
Job Sector:
Business Development 
1 - 4 Months 
Post date:


Looking for an enthusiastic and positive individual to become involved in growing a business, with keen interest in start-up and business development, plus knowledge of HR / Business Psychology.

The business helps organisations with attraction, retention and engagement, through: organisational insights and analytics and; assessment, coaching and development. Solutions are varied and may incorporate resilience and well-being at work programmes, employee engagement and culture analysis and improvement, leadership and executive development, employee performance management, people strategy. The position will focus in the first instance on the aforementioned areas within globally mobile employees (e.g. expatriates and business travellers), reaching out to both individuals and organisations as customers.

The individual will have opportunity to get involved in the business, be truly part of it's growth at such an exciting time, with opportunity to make a huge impact in a way that is vital to the business - a great experience! I am looking for someone who is interested in forming a good working relationship, carries the same beliefs, can apply themselves and is open to seeing where things go - I want you to use this opportunity to develop yourself in a way that you look forward to coming to work!

Must be a fantastic communicator, able to connect with people, take the lead and run with creative ideas, strive a lot and enjoy getting results, be innovative and try things, an excellent organiser / planner, with a good sense of humour. Able to work under minimum supervision, be creative and proactive in bringing ideas forwards, then turning them into reality with efficiency.

Some things I would love you to have responsibility for include:
- Customer & competitor analysis
- Solutions designing
- Sales prospecting & liaising key partners
- Document / Brochure design
- Business planning & growth strategy
- Social media strategy & implementation
- Marketing strategy & implementation
- Website content & design (squarespace or similar)

Expenses will be covered, plus bonus paid according to sales.

There may be potential for part-time employment at the end of the internship.

Applicant can be based anywhere, working from home on flexible hours.

Must have a good skype / internet connection. If based in Scotland, can work mix of at home / at office in Edinburgh.


- Bachelors level university
- Specialist courses or training in Business Development, Marketing & Sales
- Excellent with MS Office
- Fluent English
- Work experience, at least 1 year