2019 Internship Program Overview
As a part of the Hennessy Industries Summer Internship Program, students have opportunity to advance their strengths and interests. This program allows participants to network with leaders and to build transferable skills such as problem-solving, teamwork, and effective communication. Each internship assignment is a 12-week program (late May early August) in which you will assume responsibility on challenging projects and see them through from strategy to implementation. The program culminates with a report-out presentation to a group of Leaders and Executives.
2019 Marketing Intern
The Marketing Intern is responsible for supporting cutting-edge integrated marketing strategies, while learning fundamental marketing skills. As a marketing intern, you will collaborate with our marketing and advertising team through all of the stages of a marketing campaign. Your insightful contribution will help develop, expand and maintain our marketing channels.
Assist in the creation of signage, circulars, mock-ups, e-mail campaigns, online promotion, etc.
Assist in the distribution or delivery of marketing materials
Assist with fulfillment of marketing offers
Help organize marketing events and execution of trade shows
Assist with the preparation and delivery of training materials
Perform analysis of marketing and sales data
Seek and analyze competitor marketing and sales materials both on and offline
Provide support to social media efforts
Maintain tracking report of Hennessy and competitor public relations activity
Collect quantitative and qualitative data from marketing campaigns
Support the marketing team in daily administrative tasks
Manage and update company database and customer relationship management systems (CRM)
Other duties as assigned
Position Specific Qualifications and Requirements
Must meet the Hennessy Internship Program Application requirements
Must be pursuing a Bachelor Degree in Marketing, Advertising, or a related major
Must possess solid MS Office skills (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher)
Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills
Familiarity with social media strategies and platforms
Ability to multi-task and take initiative
Ability to take direction and absorb information quickly
Experience with content creation a plus, even if not professionally
Familiarity with marketing computer software and online applications (e.g. CRM tools, Google Analytics and Google Adwords)
Internship Program Requirements
In order to submit an application for the Hennessy Industries Summer Internship Program, applicants must meet the following requirements:
Students must be currently enrolled and taking classes at an accredited program or institution and have completed at least four semesters of undergraduate studies prior to the start of the internship OR be currently enrolled and taking classes in an accredited graduate program
Have obtained a cumulative GPA of 2.75 or higher during the last semester completed before the current program application deadline
Meet Any School Requirements for Participation Students also must meet any additional criteria their school requires for participation in our program. This may include G.P.A., grade level, and number of credit hours earned.
Be at Least 18 Years of Age by the Time the Program Begins
Must be able to work at our LaVergne, TN facility for the duration of the summer program without company-provided temporary living assistance.
The application submission deadline for the 2019 Summer Program is October 14, 2018.