Digital Marketing Intern in Columbus, OH at ScottsMiracle-Gro

Date Posted: 11/26/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Here at Scotts Miracle-Gro there is no such thing as a typical day.  Our culture is constantly energized by new and exciting growth opportunities and at a rapid pace.  Every Associate plays an important role in providing innovative solutions for today’s gardeners and growers and contributing new ideas to improve operations. In our company you need grit, it is what we were founded on over 150 years ago and is what keeps us growing. Regardless of your level in the organization there is a platform for your voice to be heard and the ability to influence change. Family, community and hard working values are weaved into all that we do. Come grow with us, where we develop and nurture the next generation of leaders. ​

 We’re looking for a Digital Marketing Intern who will join our Marketing team. 

This position may be based remotely or at The Scotts Miracle-Gro world headquarters in Marysville, a suburb of Columbus, OH.  Not familiar with Columbus? Visit columbusregion.com/columbus-2020/

Our internship program is designed to cultivate the professional growth of students through a dynamic work environment. Over the course of 12 weeks you will work on meaningful projects and have opportunities to learn from industry leaders. We are committed to your development but will also rely on you to bring new knowledge, new ideas and innovation into our organization. 

The Digital Experience team creates, maintains, and enhances the websites and mobile apps for dozens of brands across the Scotts Miracle-Gro portfolio. This internship position  will allow you to work closely with other members of the Digital Experiences, Digital Technology, Integrated Marketing, and Brand Teams, amongst others. The individual in this role will have exposure to many different facets of our business.

What you’ll do in this role:

  • Collaborate with developers, designers, writers, agencies, tech partners, and strategists to meet stakeholder requirements;

  • Work with Brand and Integrated Marketing Teams to understand and create actionable tasks that align with Brand Team goals for digital channels;

  • Execute tactics/tasks on owned websites and email campaigns by updating sites, building pages, emails, etc.;

  • Create user journey diagrams, user flows, information architectures, wireframes, and other diagrams in support of design and development; 

  • Help manage multiple websites on different content management systems such as Drupal and WordPress;

  • Assist in project tracking using project management systems;

  • Take part in meetings and reviews with vendors and internal stakeholders;

  • Conduct analysis on consumer behavior data, including qualitative and quantitative user research and behavioral data 

  • Analyze competitive and adjacent experiences to identify best practices and design patterns; 

  • Other tasks as assigned.

We’re seeking candidates that are/have:

  • Actively working towards a degree in Marketing, Communication, Design, Strategy, Computer Science/Engineering, or Business from an accredited college, university, or trade school. Juniors and seniors preferred but any candidate can apply if they feel they meet the role’s responsibilities and criteria  

  • Experience collaborating and problem solving with multiple stakeholders and teams on projects

  • Ability to juggle multiple projects simultaneously

  • Strong analytical skills 

  • Digitally savvy and stay up-to-date on emerging technologies and trends in ecommerce 

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills 

  • Some experience with CMS tools like Drupal and WordPress preferred but not required 

  • Some experience with CRM tools like Salesforce, Zaius, or Zendesk preferred but not required 

  • Some experience with a project management system like Monday, BaseCamp, Jira, Confluence, or Asana preferred but not required

  • Prior internship experience preferred but not required  

Not interested in this role? Stay up to date on future opportunities by joining our ScottsMiracle-Gro and Hawthorne Gardening talent networks.

Scotts is an EEO Employer, dedicated to a culturally diverse, drug free workplace.

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Notification to Agencies:

Please note that the Scotts Miracle-Gro company does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement, and specific approval to submit resumes to an approved requisition, the Scotts Miracle-Gro company will not consider or approve payment regarding recruiter fees or referral compensations.

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