Marketing Intern in Columbus, OH at ScottsMiracle-Gro

Date Posted: 9/20/2019

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 an Assistant Brand Management Intern who will join our Marketing team in Marysville, OH.

This position will be based 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. 

What you’ll do in this role:

An Assistant Brand Management Intern will spend their summer as an integrated part of the Brand teams, reporting into an Assistant Brand Manager, and will manage 2-3 key projects during the assignment. These projects will be strategic, creative, and analytical in nature, and will provide experience in consumer brand marketing. In addition to these projects, the intern will participate in all key departmental and advertising agency/research supplier meetings that occur in the normal course of business. The goal of this internship is to provide the intern with a learning experience, while allowing the intern to manage projects that will help the business teams achieve their strategic goals.

Future career growth includes the potential of joining our team as an Assistant Marketing Manager. As an AMM you will rotate through various brand marketing and cross functional marketing positions throughout the company. Each rotation lasts 6 months or 1 year each, with the anticipation that each AMM will complete the program within two years.

What you’ll need to be successful:

  • Enrolled in an accredited college, university or trade school. 

  • Interested in pursuing a career in brand management

  • Possess strong analytical and leadership skills.

  • Demonstrate strong written and verbal communication.

  • Prioritize collaboration and problem solving. 

  • Manage multiple tasks and is detailed-oriented. 

  • Have prior internship experience (preferred but not required).

  • Students going into their final year of school are preferred (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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