At Pearson, we’re committed to a world that’s always learning and to our talented team who makes it all possible. From bringing lectures vividly to life to turning textbooks into laptop lessons, we are always re-examining the way people learn best, whether it’s one child in our own backyard or an education community across the globe. We are bold thinkers and standout innovators who motivate each other to explore new frontiers in an environment that supports and inspires us to always be better. By pushing the boundaries of technology — and each other to surpass these boundaries — we create seeds of learning that become the catalyst for the world’s innovations, personal and global, large and small.
As a Marketing Team Intern you will get to work with a variety of our staff, while working on projects that will help us grow. Our ideal candidate is someone who excels in an online environment and enjoys building communities. You will have administrative duties in developing and implementing marketing strategies, both in person and online. You’re comfortable creating and posting videos, often appearing as the star of your own show. This internship will help you acquire marketing skills and provide you with knowledge of various marketing strategies. You will work closely with the digital and sales teams, gaining an understanding of digital implementation strategies.
Assist with the preparation and delivery of training materials
Provide support to social media efforts
Perform market analysis and research on competition
Support the marketing team in daily administrative tasks
Assist in marketing and advertising promotional activities (e.g. social media, direct mail and web)
Prepare promotional presentations
Help distribute marketing materials
Manage and update company database and customer relationship management systems (CRM)
Help organize marketing events
A passion for making a difference through education
Proven student leadership and analytical skills
Exemplary written and verbal communication skills
Excellent time-management skills and ability to work independently
Ability to tap into a wide network of students
Demonstrates (and enjoys) creative thinking and problem solving
Excellent knowledge of MS Office
Familiarity with various social media outlets (Twitter, Facebook etc)
Pearson Canada is committed to providing accommodation for persons with disabilities. If you require accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs.
Primary Location: CA-ON-North York
Work Locations: CA-Don Mills-26 Prince Andrew 26 Prince Andrew Place Don Mills North York M3C 2H4
Organization: North America
Employee Status: Fixed Term
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Day Job
Job Posting: Apr 11, 2018
Job Unposting: Apr 22, 2018
Schedule: Full-time Temporary
Req ID: 1805599
Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.