Thursday, August 8, 2013

Rex-Cut Abrasives Marketing Intern

This appears to offer a good experience for your resume however, it does not offer enough hours for credit (which is 135 hours per semester).

Company Description:
Founded in 1928, Rex-Cut Abrasive is a manufacturing company that provides the Metalworking Industry with high performance, non-woven cotton fiber and other premium abrasive products. Each product in our line offers our worldwide customer network time saving solutions.

Provide the Metalworking industry with high performance, non-woven cotton fiber and other premium abrasive products offering time saving solutions for our worldwide customer network.

Rex-Cut Abrasives
960 Airport Road
Fall River, MA 02720

Market Coverage:
Selective Distribution

Internship Primary Duties:

Assist Marketing Manager in conducting a customer Survey. This project will consist of setting a clear goal for the survey, determining how the survey should be sent, construct survey questions, execute survey, follow up with participants, and data analysis. This Survey can be conducted through email, mail, phone, or a combination. The delivery will be determined during the planning stages.
In addition to the main project, there will be opportunities to work on creative ideas for marketing campaigns, responding to end-user leads, and online marketing.

What will the Student Learn from this experience (list 4 or 5 learning objectives):

-          Execute a Customer Survey from beginning to end

-          Develop and design Survey package/form

-          Communicating with customers

-          Data Analysis

-          Better understand Industrial Marketing

Job Title: Marketing Intern

Academic preparation: College Student

Skills Required:

-          Good Communication

-          Comfortable speaking with customers through email and phone

-          Knowledge in Excel

-          Writing

-          Creative Thinking

Hours of work: 4 hours a week

Start and End dates:  We are flexible with Start and End dates. Anytime from September to December.

Primary Supervisor and contact information:
Kate Ouellette
508-678-1985 x156