Intern: Communications-Competence Development (Summer 2020)

The internship role provides students with the opportunity to apply academic knowledge and skills in a professional environment, and to support/promote the graduate's career goals through contact with professionals in their field of study. The internship experience enables students to participate in professional activities with Volvo Trucks and Mack Trucks Academy by working on important and innovative projects. Internships are structured learning experiences where interns/coops and our full time professionals work together on projects within their selected organization. The internship allows students to integrate knowledge and skills in a manner that is mutually beneficial to the student and Volvo Trucks and Mack Trucks Academy.
Responsibilities / Main tasks / Targets:
  • Create and develop corporate and direct to dealer communication
  • Collaborates with purchasing, and suppliers/vendors (ie. agencies, printers etc.) to initiate RFIs, RFQs, contracts, and projects
  • Supports the Competence Development organization by effectively coordinating and executing communications for competitions, tradeshows, dealer, and customer meetings (ex. event microsites, brochures, announcements, video ads etc.)
  • Assist in maintaining the dealer facing web page
  • Write, review, edit, and ensure accuracy and post training as well as dealer development bulletins on Trucks Dealer Portal
  • Prepare content, ensure accuracy and distribute training news through various brand communications channels (ex. Growler, and Up-To-Speed)
  • Responsible for sourcing, preparing, ensuring quality and/or updating content for training related brochures, flyers, and catalogs
  • Support the overall dealer development organization with specific communication requests, and development of presentations
  • Provide in-house graphic design for Competence Development as needed. (Participant guides, PPT templates, certificates, brochures, catalogs, and other)
  • Other responsibilities assigned by manager or management
Essential Skills and Required Experience:
  • Customer Focus
  • Ensure Accountability
  • Collaborates
  • Communicates Effectively
  • Standing Alone
  • Plans and Aligns
  • Self-Development
  • Technical Learning
  • Action Oriented
  • Peer Relationship
  • Perseverance
  • Integrity and Trust
  • Learning on the Fly
Minimum Education Requirements:
  • Must be enrolled and pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Communications, Business, Graphic Design and have completed 30 semester hours prior to start of internship
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Available up to 40 hours per week from May 18 to August 14, 2020
  • Writing/Content Creation
  • Some experience in Photoshop, InDesign, Acrobat, and Illustrator
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, PowerPoint, Word) required

Om oss

Founded in 1900, Mack Trucks is an iconic brand that embodies the American spirit: pioneering, hard-working, authentic and ambitious. Mack trucks are recognized around the world as “The American Truck You Can Count On,” thanks to our durable, reliable and application-driven vehicles that get the job done. With Mack Trucks you will be part of a global and diverse team. We work with passion, we trust each other and we embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.

Mack is part of the Volvo Group, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, UD Trucks, Eicher, SDLG, Terex Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, UD Bus and Volvo Penta.

Volvo Group North America is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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