Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Chartwells Marketing Internship (On campus)

Chartwells Higher Education: UMass Dartmouth Dining Services

Marketing Intern for Marketing Director

Assist the location management team through development, production and implementation of tactical marketing initiatives aimed at increasing customer retention, improving image, improving margins and increasing market share for Dining Services. Emphasis on customer satisfaction and growing base business.


1. Work with Marketing Director to develop marketing collateral to assist in driving sales at all locations and meal plan sales.

2. Responsible for designing and developing ad campaigns for University Publications, radio, etc.

3. Collaborate Marketing Director to develop an inclusive communication strategy that includes direct mail, social media, focus groups, customer surveys, and advisory committee, to all of the specific university customer segments.

4. Develop and maintain account specific websites, promoting both retail and board dining programs.

5. Help in the coordination of all on campus events.

6. Work with other UMass Dining Student Employees in overseeing all Market Research Projects.

7. Collaborating with other interns in projects.

8. Responsible for putting together spreadsheets for all data involving various marketing projects including Meal Plan Sales and Budgeting.

9. Any other duties assigned by Dining Service Managers.

Must be at least a sophomore and marketing/business major.

Demonstrate the ability to prioritize and complete assignments involving multiple functions in a timely manner. Excellent technical, written and oral communication skills are required. Individual must be a self-starter and very detailed oriented. This is a yearly paid position.  Internship credit is also available through the Charlton School of Business.

10 – 15 hours/week.

Please submit your resume via email to Caitlin Cooney, Marketing Director of UMass Dartmouth Dining Services by August 29th.  If you have any further questions, please don't hesitate to ask.


Marketing Intern - Nonprofit in Plymouth, MA

Marketing Intern - Nonprofit in Plymouth, MA
Please send resume and cover letter to:

WDC, Whale and Dolphin Conservation in Plymouth, MA ( is looking for two interns to start in Sept. 2014.  This would qualify for course credit.

Deadline for applying is August 29.
Start date: Week of September 8

End date: Week of May 4

Dec 22-Jan 2: OFF

March 16-20: OFF

Looking for 10-12 hours per week.

One intern will provide marketing services for a fundraiser while the other intern will work on the project described below. There will be a small stipend.

Marketing Intern Project 2014-2015
Project Two:                                                                                                                              Lead organizer for Auto-dealerships Pledge to Eliminate Balloons

Primary responsibilities:

·         Create spreadsheet of all auto dealerships in Plymouth County

o   Organize by city/town, name, size, part of larger dealership

o   Get contact name, number and email

·         Identify which dealerships WDC will pilot program with

·         Help create name of program that will help strengthen WDC brand and clearly identify program

·         Help design and distribute informative with infographic on marine debris and data on ingestion of balloons (mostly turtles) for distribution and posting

o   Include maps/timeline of what WDC has recorded

o   Confirm material and informative graphics are easy to comprehend and compelling with small focus groups or surveys

·         Help design and distribute Pledge document for participating dealerships to sign

o   Pledge will be posted in conspicuous place at dealership, so needs to be visually appealing and informative

o   Hard-copy kept on file at WDC

·         Help design and distribute trifold brochure with survey available at each dealership. Prospective buyers will fill out. Include QR code for online survey as well as paper/pen survey.

o   Returned surveys will be entered in random drawing each week for whale adoption

o   Collate survey results – share with participating dealers.

·         Help design and distribute window posters and/or window clings designating dealership as participant in program

·         Schedule meetings with dealerships to present program (WDC staff will accompany you on first few appointments)

o   Call for appointment

o   Send follow-up email

·         Oversee symbolic Whale Adoption for each dealership.

o   Distribute appropriate materials for public viewing.

o   Enter contact information into appropriate databases for electronic updates

·         Help write and distribute press release(s) outlining program

·         Report on scheduled and surprise visits to dealerships to check compliance

·         Create, distribute and collate follow-up survey with dealers.

Friday, August 8, 2014

Marketing Internship Fall 2014

RPI Printing, located in Fall River, MA, is looking for a marketing intern to work on the execution of a marketing plan for a new product line.  This offers a great opportunity to learn from experienced professionals and to play a role in implementing a marketing plan.  Interested students should learn about the company at: and should send a letter and resume to Scott Ramsbottom via email at:

Interested candidates should be at least juniors, be self-motivated, and understand how a marketing plan is used to launch and product and make it successful.  Should have good communication and PC skills.

Thursday, August 7, 2014

Chris Herren Speaking at UMD

Chris Herren is scheduled to speak at UMass Dartmouth on Monday, September 29 at 8 p.m. in the Main Auditorium. If you haven't heard Chris speak in person, I suggest you save the date.  This is a very powerful story.

Saturday, August 2, 2014

State Street Internships (Boston)

Here's the link for more information:

Friday, July 25, 2014

Did you do a noncredit Internship?

Hi CCB majors:
I need your help this weekend.  Can you respond to this quick survey?  I have to collect information to report to UMASS Dartmouth administration next week regarding internships.   Use the link below to complete the survey.  I really appreciate your help.

Professor Griffin

MIS Temp position with good company

The Service Desk Temp position will involve first level phone support and troubleshooting the following issues.

  • Laptop, desktop, printer and mobile devices. -  We are primarily a Dell desktop and laptop company along with approximately 100 Apple laptop and desktops. On the mobile device side we have iOS - iPhone & iPads, Android - Samsung Galaxy family....and a few leftover Blackberry's.  For printers we use HP and Konica Minolta.
Windows XP & Windows 7 64-bit, Apple OS X (multiple versions), iOS and Android operating systems.
  • Microsoft Office 2007 & 2010, IBM Lotus Notes, McAfee Antivirus, Internet Explorer, Chrome and several other applications, just not on the same scale as the ones mentioned.
  • Basic networking connectivity, hardwire, wireless and VPN.

Other key skills include:

  • Strong customer service skills

  • Strong written and oral communication skills

Training will be provided, but a basic understanding of the above would be helpful.

Training will also be provided on how to use our Easy Vista ticketing system for problems and requests.

THIS IS ONLY FOR MIS grads.  If you graduate with a undergraduate degree in MIS and haven't found a job or are looking for a new opportunity, send me an email and your resume and I can put you in touch with my contact.