Marketing Internship Overview:

Ocean Hugger Foods is looking for a summer marketing intern for 2019. This person will be a self-starter who is comfortable wearing many hats and learning several different aspects of sales and marketing in a small but rapidly growing organization. This person will be integral in gathering the research needed for Ocean Hugger’s leadership team to help guide the company’s strategic growth plan and therefore must be highly analytical while still interested in the creative elements of marketing and communications. This is a great opportunity for a highly organized, enthusiastic, and self-motivated college student to gain invaluable experience within the food industry at an innovative, mission-driven start-up.

Location:
NY, NY or Remote
Hours:
30 hours/week
Pay:
Eligible for College Credit

Daily Tasks and Projects Will Include (but are not limited to):
Research potential markets for Ocean Hugger’s expansion to understand the market opportunity for OHF and assess risks that may affect the company’s ability to gain traction there
Help manage development of creative materials - from concept to proofreading - by giving clear and timely feedback to creative team Help manage customer support pipeline with both sales and marketing team. Including but not limited to sending POS and support materials to new customers and ensuring menu locator is up to date
Assist in event planning and management for trade shows and consumer sampling events, including coordinating product and developing social content. Ability to be onsite for events as necessary
Work with Marketing Director to develop a consumer ambassador program to drive grassroots awareness of Ocean Hugger’s products

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Enrolled in an accredited 4-year college or university; entering 3rd or 4th year
Majoring in Business, Marketing, or Food and Nutrition related field
Personable and professional in both verbal and written communication
A self-starter who is able to work with minimal supervision, often remotely
Comfortable working in a fast-paced startup environment
Quick and eager learner  
Able to be flexible and adapt to a variety of situations
Able to be resourceful and creative in developing ideas
An excellent time manager
Working knowledge of G Suite

How to Apply:
Send your cover letter and resume to info@oceanhuggerfoods.com with the subject line Marketing Intern - Summer 2019.