Marketing Internship_Product (XBIMAP0601)

Business Studies and/or Management Science
United Kingdom
Chesterfield
Period: 
20 Mar, 2020 to 21 Sep, 2020
Deadline: 
20 Mar, 2020

General information

Duration: 
6 months
Commitment: 
Full-time
Description: 

Start date
ASAP

Duration
6 months

Languages
Good spoken and written English levels are required
(B2 onwards)

Location
Chesterfield, England
Home of the famous twisted church spire, Chesterfield is the largest market town in Derbyshire with over 104,000 people. With plenty of pubs, clubs and eateries and a short distance from the beautiful Peak District national park there will be plenty to see and do. If you fancy a trip to the city, then Sheffield is just 11 miles to the North. During your stay you will have every chance to experience the welcoming hospitality of Northern England.

Are you eligible?
Are you a registered student?
Or
Are you eligible to participate in the Erasmus+ programme?

Benefits
See website for details of all ESPA benefits. For all internships over 6 months, additional benefits will be paid. Details available at interview.

Role
This is a fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic Marketing student to gain practical experience in this forward-thinking retailer and wholesaler of video games, board games and other exciting entertainment products. Mentored throughout, you will assist in product marketing including market research, writing copy and product testing. Based at their brand new £4.5 million premises, the selected candidate will have access to a chill out room for playing video games or just taking time out, as well as the use of a fleet car to explore the beautiful surrounding area. In terms of professional and personal development, this is an experience not to be missed!

Tasks
• Writing copy for our new products
• Product photograph on and off site plus photo editing and manipulation in photoshop and lightroom
• Competitor and market research /analysis
• Product testing - QA
• Translation work
• International advertising

Desired Skills
• Studying for a degree in Marketing or other relevant
• Good spelling, grammar and punctuation
• Good research skills
• Computer literate; Microsoft Office and Google Docs
• Positive attitude and flexible approach to work
• Knowledge and interest in video games and entertainment products
• Photoshop an advantage

The Host Company
This host company has more than decade of experience in online retailing, starting with a single eBay store and now serving a large customer base of video gamers, board and card game fans and collectors with an ever-expanding range of products, sites and services. Today the company has 25 custom created websites and sells on 25 marketplaces. They serve different domestic and international markets and manage the video game range of one of the big-four UK supermarket chains. Their online range has risen to over 90,000 products and in 2018 they had a turnover of £38million. With over 100 employees, they are expanding rapidly with new business developments including new cutting edge, custom designed ecommerce software and further diversification into other emerging markets for both retail and wholesale customers. Exciting times ahead!

Compensation: 
Financial compensation
Accommodation
Transportation costs

Additional Information

How to apply STEP 1) Please, register with us at http://www.espauk.com/students/student-registration/ STEP 2) Please, log in to your account in http://www.espauk.com/students/student-application/ and then click on the button APPLY next to the vacancy name. If you have any problems applying for this vacancy please email us at: [email protected] and in the subject please indicate the Name + the code of the vacancy you have issues to apply to.
Requirements
Languages: 
English: Independent User B2
Level of Studies: 
Bachelor