General Motors Intern/Co-op - Sales, Service & Marketing - SAL0008773 in Detroit, Michigan
General Purpose of Position:
SSM has opportunities for several intern students in Marketing, Field Sales, Service and Operations Support areas of the business.
Each area is described below:
Major Duties and Responsibilities:
Marketing: An assignment in this area would be gathering data and analyzing marketing data to assist the Marketing Team to make informed decisions. The work would also involve a variety of duties related to field of study with frequent supervisor instruction.
Field Sales and Marketing: An assignment in this area of SSM will include working on various projects within the Marketing, Home Office Sales Channels or in a Regional Field Sales location. The projects will involve interfacing with SSM team members in Marketing, Product Development, Retail Channel, Wholesale Channel, ACDelco Channel, Accessories, Powertrain or Regional Field Sales. Students may work with product specialists to develop content and then interface with advertising agencies to translate the content into creative concepts. The assignment will also involve analyzing promotional data to determine the return on investment (ROI). They may also be assigned to a Field Sales team and be responsible for dealer visits and working in a regional office environment. Preferred academic majors: Marketing and Business
Service & Operations Support: An assignment in this area would be responsible for supporting the field sales team in several areas, such as dealer contracts, meet metrics, and monitor divisional sales and marketing effectiveness. The intern would also be involved with product launch strategies analyze dealer sales, local markets and other special projects.
Interested in undergraduate and MBA-level candidates who are entering their sophomore, junior, or senior year.
- Strong organization skills
- A valid driver’s license
- High level of analytical ability to solve complex problems and resolve issues
- Strong oral and written communication skills
- Ability to multi-task
- Computer skills to develop, maintain and analyze data (including Excel, Word & PowerPoint)
- Good interpersonal skills to work effectively with others
- You must have the right to work in the U.S. without sponsorship
- Preferred cumulative GPA of 3.0
Geographic Location of Assignments: SSM assignments are primarily located at the GM World Headquarters in Downtown Detroit, Michigan or the Cadillac Headquarters in New York, New York. There could also be assignments for the field sales assignment in one of our Regional Sales Offices located in Thousand Oaks, CA, Naperville, IL, Danbury, CT, Alpharetta, GA or Irving, TX. Assignments may include some travel.
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