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Mark Gonsenhauser's Rug & Carpet Superstore
4153 Virginia Beach Blvd
Virginia Beach, VA
Posted: November 02 2015
Application Deadline: No Deadline
Position: 2 Part-time, Unpaid (College Credit Required)
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DescriptionAbout the Company:
Established in 1936, Mark Gonsenhauser's Rug and Carpet Superstore is Hampton Roads oldest and largest Oriental and Decorative Rug & Carpet showroom! 20,000 square feet with 10,000 rugs!
We have Handmade & Machine made rugs from around the world. This includes the largest full service “in house” cleaning, repair & certified rug appraisal facility in town. As a direct importer of Oriental rugs we have the most competitive prices on Oriental and Decorative rugs in Virginia!
Our devotion to our customers and our quality products and services in rug restoration, cleaning, and repair help us maintain our long standing top notch reputation in the community.
As an intern, you will learn many aspects of a business, from a marketing and an insider's perspective, as well as learn many successful engagement strategies for any kind of audience.
ResponsibilitiesAssisting in the daily full time operation of our company
Help marketing with e-blasts.
Create email campaigns, blog posts, etc.
Provide support to social media efforts to target new audiences.
Take photos of new and existing products
Edit existing photos and photos taken
RequirementsThe ideal intern will be working toward a Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) or higher in Marketing, Communication or a related field.
Must be enrolled in classes and applicable to the internship
Proficient in Microsoft Office Programs
Possess creativity, flexibility, variety, and growth potential.
Should be open-minded, a fast learner, enthusiastic, and adaptable.
Self-motivated and reliable
Able to work independently and as part of a team
Strong research and problem solving skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Experience with studio photography, Adobe Photoshop, and CaptureOne a big plus, but not required.
SkillsRequired - Social Media, Creative Problem Solving, Creative, Brand Communication, Active Team Player, Independent
Preferred - Google Adwords, Adobe Photoshop, Constant Contact, Capture One