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This Internship will be working for 2 of our Global Business Units: Novecare & Technology Solutions.
Technology Solutions is the global leader in specialty mining reagents, phosphine-based chemicals and UV stabilization technology. We are also a major player in phosphorus derivatives. We deliver innovative chemical technologies that bring added value to our customers in diverse industrial markets such as mining, agriculture/agrochemicals, electrical/electronics, automotive, chemical, pharma and energy. Our unique technologies and intimate customer relationships afford us the opportunity to employ tailored chemical formulations to reduce costs, improve efficiency, offer sustainable approaches and anticipate the next-generation solutions needed to tackle emerging industry challenges. We have an extensive portfolio of reagents that are used to optimize operations in the Bayer process for refining alumina, support the beneficiation of sulfide and oxide minerals via flotation, and facilitate metal production (e.g., copper) via solvent extraction. Our reagents which enable the separation and purification of metals and minerals from natural ores include collectors, frothers, modifiers, extractants, flocculants and antiscalants.We also are one of the premier suppliers of UV light stabilizers, antioxidants and antistatic agents that are incorporated into a variety of automotive plastics, rotational molding and agricultural film applications.
Novecare develops leading edge technologies that affect the behavior of fluids to give them cleansing, softening, moisturizing, hydrating, gelling, texturizing, penetrating or dispersing properties. Its products are found in shampoos, detergents, paints, lubricants, plant protection, mining and oil extraction.
Job Overview and Responsibilities
Overall, you'll be responsible for supporting the Technology Solutions and Novecare marketing and communications teams by helping us build value in our brands. Additional responsibilities include:
Working closely with team managers and event specialists to gain an understanding of the different aspects of the communications and marketing function
Creating social posts and analyzing social campaigns
Assisting in trade shows/customer events planning
Organizing our digital product catalog
Working with business marketing managers to create and update product communication materials
Education and Experience
Seeking a Bachelor's Degree in Communications, Marketing or Digital Media
At least one year of communications or marketing coursework completed
Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office, G Suite and basic social channels are highly desirable
Working knowledge of websites, Google Analytics, and the Adobe Creative Suite are a plus
A self-starter who is organized, efficient and has an eye for detail
Ability to focus on core day-to-day tasks while open to larger strategic discussions and projects
Ability to multi-task and open to new opportunities