The Chamber provides numerous opportunities and benefits for its members through networking events, education programs, and communications to members and the community.
During your internship at the Chamber, you will learn the art of supporting a business to business sales team while working with the membership director and sales staff. You will also have the opportunity to implement territory management, tracking and evaluating activity and relaying information gathered to the internal staff of the office. You will be gaining valuable knowledge in networking possibilities, career opportunities, real world business experience, and a wonderful asset to put on your resume.
The membership sales administration intern will assist the Chamber staff in maintaining these functions:
•Entering prospects and new sales into the Chamber database
•Scheduling appointments for the sales staff
•Writing proactive emails
•Putting together spreadsheets
•Speaking with Chamber members and answering any questions they might have
•Researching various businesses and their contacts
•Other duties as assigned include attending and helping out with Chamber related events when possible, running various errands around downtown with prospective and current Chamber members
•Declared major in any of the following areas: Business, Business Administration, Public Relations, Organizational Communication, Communication Studies, Interpersonal Communications, and Marketing.
•Excellent and courteous phone skills
•Excellent time management and prioritization skills
•Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
•Proficient with all aspects of Microsoft Office
•Ability to multitask
•Strong work and service ethic
•Interested in networking and developing relationships with corporate executives
•Strong academic record