Summer Internship: Marketing

Summary:

Coronal Energy, a utility scale solar energy company, is seeking a Marketing Intern to support its business development and overall company marketing and communications activities. This will be a temporary position for about 10 weeks over the summer (~ June 5th – August 11th) in our Charlottesville, VA office. This position will provide exposure to and hands-on experience in social media, inbound marketing, web analytics, event coordination, and collateral design and development.

The charter for the marketing team comprises four key areas:

  • Build a cohesive, unified brand
  • Expand our market presence
  • Promote our intellectual capital
  • Provide effective materials for sales

This position reports directly to the VP of Marketing.

Candidates must demonstrate a keen interest in dynamic, knowledge-based work, be a quick study, have exceptional communication skills (oral and written), and possess exceptional interpersonal skills. The ideal candidate should demonstrate the ability to efficiently and effectively multi-task in a team-oriented, fast-paced environment.  Impeccable attention to detail (accuracy and thoroughness) and a decent sense of humor are a must.

Five projects and your role (in concert with VP Marketing):

  • Manage events calendar: Tracking changes, setting up team reminders and coordinating logistics ensuring deadlines are met.
  • Create contact database: Develop roster of trade associations, update Coronal Energy data with each organization, and initiate a plan to leverage all opportunities and benefits for each.
  • Develop a reach tracker: Compile an easily updatable platform to quantify all marketing and communications initiatives, perform analytics, and report weekly progress.
  • Develop social media content: Bring your passion for renewables, business insights, and social media savvy to lend regularity, and more engagement to our Twitter and LinkedIn Company Page feeds. In addition, update and shine a bright light on our teams via our LinkedIn Life page.
  • Local networking and events: Opportunity to participate in newly formed Charlottesville Renewable Energy Alliance as a member of the Coronal Energy marketing team.

Competencies:           

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Detail oriented with reliable follow-through
  • Familiarity with marketing software and online applications (e.g. CRM tools, Online analytics and Google Adwords).
  • Analytical with a strong passion for marketing in general and B2B marketing in particular
  • Flexible in work functions and duties
  • Strong skills in MS Office Suite (Word, PPT, Excel), graphic design skills a plus
  • Sense of humor and joyful attitude is a must!

Education:

Applicant may be a currently enrolled student in a Bachelor’s degree program in Marketing, Communications, Advertising/Public Relations, Strategic Communications, Digital Media/Analytics, or other related program. 

This position is to be based in Charlottesville, VA.

To apply, please click HERE.

About Coronal Energy, powered by Panasonic

Coronal Energy, powered by Panasonic, is a leading independent power producer and provider of turnkey solar energy solutions tailored for diverse enterprise customers across North America, including utilities, corporations, and the public sector. It unites the financial strength of a Fortune Global 500 company (#128) and Panasonic’s award-winning history of solar innovation and sustainability leadership with the project development, finance, engineering, construction, and asset management experience of Coronal Energy. The result is smarter solar that translates to smarter business for customers. The collective experience of Coronal Energy, powered by Panasonic, includes projects in 40 states totaling 2.3 GW, with more than 3.4 GW of greenfield and brownfield projects under construction/contract or in development. For more, please visit CoronalEnergy.com.