Marketing Internship - Leadership Development Program (MBA)
About the Job
OMJ Job Number/Reference Code: 3520520
Desired Skills/Duties: MARKETING LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM INTERNSHIP PolyOne Corporation (NYSE: POL), is an award winning workplace because of the value we place on our people and their contributions through recognition programs, competitive pay, community involvement, and opportunities to grow professionally and personally. We have a proven track record of promoting from within by providing professional development opportunities. We are a 3.3 billion-dollar world class global provider of polymer solutions with our materials used in products ranging from the colors in sports equipment to the polymers in the latest automobiles. With 6,000 global associates and 60 facilities around the world, we outperform our competitors with our innovative products and services. If you like to be challenged in a fast-paced, team environment and collaborate with top, innovative talent, then PolyOne is the ideal company for you to build a career. GENERAL SUMMARY: The Marketing Leadership Development Program Internship provides a current MBA student, with a focus on Business to Business Marketing, with project opportunities within key areas of product management, pricing, industry management, and marketing communications. The Internship Program is an opportunity for students who have completed their first year of an MBA program to work in one of these areas on highly visible and relevant projects. ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: * Lead and participate in cross-functional project teams across business units. * Make recommendations to Management based on business case and analysis. * Assist in the creation of world class marketing processes in areas such as strategic planning, pricing management, product management, market development (industry) and marketing communications and advertising. * Identify and develop key marketing metrics and measures to facilitate performance improvements. * Interact with Senior Management, have exposure to the Company's most critical initiatives, build relationships with other high potential employees across the globe, and make a difference in the PolyOne's future success. * Gain an understanding of the various PolyOne businesses from a financial, operational, and strategic standpoint. This position is intended to be a stepping stone for a future key leadership role within the organization. * Develop and implement business plans /strategy in key programs. Analyze competitive positions and current capabilities. * Provide market intelligence on the trends, customers, competitors, and other factors affecting the marketplace to support management decision making. * Prepare ongoing market analysis of existing PolyOne business versus the competition to determine the company's strengths and weaknesses and contribute to the development of sales and marketing forecasts. * Takes role in pricing decisions and recommendations for industry specific product portfolio and formulations, ensuring profit and product mix goals are met while differentiating PolyOne in the Market. * Lead new application development efforts utilizing new technologies and concepts for the key program to ensure long term growth. * Direct PolyOne marketing activities including: branding in market, market communication, market specific web design, literature, sales tools, advertising, promotion and tradeshow participation for select markets. REQUIREMENTS: * Currently purs... For full info follow application link. PolyOne is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer and provides equal employment opportunity to all qualified applicants regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status, or other legally protected classification in the state in which a person is seeking employment. PolyOne will use E-Verify to ensure employment eligibility of newly hired employees where required.