Technology in Careers

Since holding the position of GVSU Formula SAE Head of Business Operations and Management for the past year, I have learned a lot about what type of projects I like to work on. I have helped create promotional material for the team including brochures and business cards, posted on their social media, and fundraised over $1000.  Even though I do not have prior experience in a real Marketing job, I feel that being a part of this team has given me a similar background and the knowledge to help me apply to future jobs and internships.

There are many different websites that you can search for open jobs and positions.  Some examples include Indeed.com, LinkedIn.com, and Beyond.com.  The photo below is an example of what a job search on Indeed.com looks like.

Indeed website

Gruebnau, M. (April 13, 2017) Indeed website [PNG]. Retrieved from Indeed.com

Below I have listed 5 jobs/internships that I feel fit the realm of the job world that I would like to enter.  These are positions that involve different experience levels and areas of technological expertise, but with my work on the team and the classes I have taken, I feel like these are appropriate jobs I could apply for.

  1. Marketing Digital-Marketing Intern (Bissel)

https://www.candidatecare.com/srccar/RTI.home?c=35&d=bissell.candidatecare.com&rb=INDEED&r=5000186954210

Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite

Prior experience within Marketing

2. CRM Intern (Wolverine World Wide)

https://careers-wolverineworldwide.icims.com/jobs/7169/crm-intern/job?mode=job&iis=Indeed&iisn=Indeed.com&mobile=false&width=520&height=500&bga=true&needsRedirect=false&jan1offset=-300&jun1offset=-240

Experience with Excel and data visualization tools

Strong analytical and critical thinking skills

3. Marketing Communications Internship (SDI Consulting, LLC)

https://www.myinterfase.com/gvsu/Job/Detail/Q2FpZlkrN0dUeldTWVJJYjdpYnpNd0F2cGswNDlteVdqbjVmS3NGaW1OST01

Analytical skills with creating Infographics, video content, social media, and writing

4. Marketing and Social Media Intern (Belwith Prodcuts, LLC)

https://www.myinterfase.com/gvsu/Job/Detail/RWo4T2VmblQ5bkozdUR3QXpVT1B5Z0F2cGswNDlteVdqbjVmS3NGaW1OST01

Experience with photography, Adobe Creative Suite and public relations

Familiar with multiple social media platforms

Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite

5. Advertising Designer (GVSU Grand Valley Lanthorn)

https://www.myinterfase.com/gvsu/Job/Detail/UDBKUmtObDNhOFBxTC8wbFVETGdzd0F2cGswNDlteVdqbjVmS3NGaW1OST01

Experience with working with MAC OSX, Adobe InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop

Prior experience in copywriting

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