B2B Marketing Solutions Intern

Virtual Req #15040
Wednesday, April 7, 2021

Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) is a subscription-led and digitally focused media and marketing solutions company committed to empowering communities to thrive. With an unmatched reach at the national and local level, Gannett touches the lives of millions with our Pulitzer-Prize winning content, consumer experiences and benefits, and advertiser products and services.

Our current portfolio of media assets includes USA TODAY, local media organizations in 46 states in the U.S., and Newsquest, a wholly owned subsidiary operating in the United Kingdom with more than 120 local news media brands. Gannett also owns the digital marketing services companies ReachLocal, Inc., UpCurve, Inc., and WordStream, Inc., which are marketed under the LOCALiQ brand, and runs the largest media-owned events business in the U.S., USA TODAY NETWORK Ventures.

To connect with us, visit www.gannett.com

At Gannett, Inclusion, Diversity and Equity are core pillars of our organization and influence all that we do. We foster an environment that lifts all voices and welcomes everyone to take part in our journey into the future where every employee is heard, respected, and given an equal opportunity to thrive.

Visit https://usatodaynetworkcareers.com/ to learn more about our employment and internship opportunities and https://usatodaynetworkcareers.com/internships/ to learn more about our internship program.

The B2B Marketing Solutions team is accepting applications for our 10-week Summer 2021 Internship Program which will begin in June. This internship experience will provide you with the opportunity to collaborate with top B2B Marketing experts, exposure to multiple divisions (client support, presales data/insights/operations, marketing and creative services, local sales teams, auto and national sales), and an assigned mentor to help guide and advise you along the way.  

With industry-leading technology and digital marketing services, our team shares a commitment to supporting local commerce, enabling businesses to connect with customers where we live, work, and serve.

As an Intern working with your assigned team, you will develop and apply your experience and skills in:  

Supporting and interacting directly with our Account and Digital Executives 

Networking opportunities and events

Shared experiences with key leaders

Learning client engagement and communication skills

Researching competitive data; identifying digital targets

Learning how to maintain and grow existing accounts

Developing new business leads with client research and prospecting

Pre-planning, customizing, and optimizing sales campaigns

Creating client specific ad templates including ad specifications 

Using prospecting and system tools such as Salesforce

What you will bring to the table:

An energetic, strategic, and entrepreneurial spirit

Critical thinking with creative abilities

Degree-seeking student currently enrolled at a college or university

Technologically savvy and a fast learner

Knowledge of MS Office Suite, including Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook

CRM systems knowledge helpful

Develop, grow, and join the next generation of talent for Gannett/USA TODAY NETWORK!

Gannett Co., Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, education, political affiliation, or veteran status. 

Other details

  • Job Family Intern
  • Job Function General Administration
  • Pay Type Salary