Volvo Group Intern: DEX Heavy Duty Parts Marketing (Spring 2019) in Advance, North Carolina

Position Description

This intern role provides students with the opportunity to apply academic knowledge and skills in a professional environment and to support/promote the graduate's career goals through contact with professionals in their field of study. The intern experience enables students to participate in professional activities for DEX Heavy Duty Parts by working on important and innovative projects. The internship allows students to integrate knowledge and skills in a manner that is mutually beneficial to the student and DEX Heavy Duty Parts.

Responsibilities / Main Tasks / Targets

We are seeking a student who is interested in working with the DEX marketing team. Main tasks include, but are not limited to:

  • Manage development, copywriting, formatting and distribution of marketing collaterals including emails, newsletters, webinars, presentations, bulletins, advertisements, and flyers.

  • Create and schedule engaging social media content

  • Assist in event/trade fair planning, including strategy, booth, and collateral materials

  • Manage and maintain website content, and monitor and track engagement using Google analytics

  • Participate in DEX tours from pre-planning strategy, through event, follow up, and tracking/reporting

  • Provide support to the marketing team as needed

Essential Skills and Required Experience

Skills and Responsibilities

  • Excellent communication skills, including writing, proofreading skills, and speaking.

  • Ability to tailor communication style based on the platform and audience

  • Ability to manage multiple projects and work assignments

  • Excellent interpersonal skills with high professionalism

  • Proficient using the latest versions of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Adobe Acrobat Professional

  • Working knowledge of professional Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and YouTube accounts, including advertising opportunities

  • Experience with social media analytics, such as Google Analytics and Facebook Insights

  • Basic knowledge of Photoshop and/or Canva preferred, but not required

  • Basic knowledge of Wordpress

Minimum Education Requirements

  • Applicants must be currently enrolled and pursuing a business, marketing, or communications degree at an accredited school and have completed 30 semester hours prior to the start of the intern program.

  • Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 3.0.

Personal Competencies

  • Organizational Skills

  • Technical Skills

  • Integrity and Trust

  • Standing Alone

  • Action Oriented

About us

The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, UD Trucks, Eicher, SDLG, Terex Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, UD Bus, Sunwin Bus and Volvo Penta.

Founded in 1900, Mack Trucks - recognized around the world as “The American Truck You Can Count On” – to builds durable and reliable, application-driven vehicles that get the job done. An iconic brand, Mack embodies the American spirit: pioneering, hard-working, authentic and ambitious. With Mack Trucks you will be part of a global and diverse team. We work with passion, we trust each other and we embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.

Auto req ID

86938BR

Entity

Mack Trucks

State/Province

North Carolina

City/Town

Advance

Employment/Assignment Type

Internship/Trainee/Co-op

Travel Required (Maximum)

Last application date

09-Nov-2018

Functional Area

Marketing & Communication

Volvo Group North America is an Equal Opportunity Employer E.O.E/M/F/Disability/Veteran