Marketing Internship

Marketing Internship  

Posted by:
Pioneer Expeditions | Public profile »
Region:
South West England 
Location details:
Wimborne, Dorset 
Job Sector:
Travel & Leisure 
Period:
5 - 9 Months 
Type:
Full-time 
Remuneration:
Paid 
Post date:
11/01/2019 


Description

PURPOSE

• A stimulating, productive and enjoyable experience
• An opportunity to gain valuable, hands-on business experience
• An introduction to and an opportunity to gain knowledge of the adventure travel industry (ATI)
• An operational inside view of the ATI
• An opportunity to work with people from diverse backgrounds within the industry
• Access to a wide variety of methodologies and tools
• Development of strong communication, teamwork, and problem solving skills
• Ability to apply knowledge gained to the remainder of the work activities
• Enhanced employment and networking opportunities

DUTIES
• Typically we will give you a specific project to complete over the period which may include some or all of the following.
• Conduct market research and analyse data
• Research opportunities for product development
• Participate in a range of marketing activities including website development, product development, email and direct mail and direct marketing/events.
• Propose and implement new ideas which may good for the Business
• Give views as to how to make the marketing of new products more effective
• Undertake administrative tasks as required, including accounting ; assisting with itinerary design

TIMING

• On average 5 days per week, 40 hours per week

EXPENSES AND FEES

• We offer free accommodation in a shared house in Wimborne (within walking distance of the office)
• Accommodation includes all bills
• We offer £200 per month to help with living costs - eg. food costs.

REQUIREMENTS

• a real passion for travel and the travel industry
• as a placement student you will need to be in a tourism degree course
• a high level of proficiency in computer skills (eg. microsoft word, excel) as well as ideally experience in other computer programs (eg. adobe photoshop)
• interest in marketing, social media
• high level of self drive. You will need to be happy working under your own initiative
• good communication skills