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ECommerce Partners

Are you looking to pursue a career in ecommerce? Are you ready to roll up your sleeves and have a peak behind the curtain of life after college? If you’re prepared to work at a fast-paced ecommerce company then we'd like to talk with you.

Requirements:

The ECommerce Partners Internship Program is for students currently enrolled in a university-level degree program who have a strong interest in ecommerce sales, marketing, design or development. Students must be in good standing and have the approval of an academic advisor to participate. Your obligation will be to fulfill the minimum requirements to earn course credit for your school during the fall or spring semester or during the summer session – days and hours are flexible.

Compensation:

Internship positions are unpaid but course credit is available depending on your educational institution's requirements.

Semester Dates:

Spring: January – May

Summer: May – August

Fall: September – December

Available Internships:

Ecommerce Marketing:
Gain valuable knowledge of the e-marketing techniques used to drive quality traffic to websites. As an intern at ECommerce Partners, you will develop strong analytical skills using the latest software while you participate in the development of online marketing strategies for our clients. You will gain real-world experience in Search Engine Optimization (SEO), Affiliate Marketing, Email Marketing and Database Segmentation. Everyday tasks may include Content Strategy, syndication and development on a popular CMS such as Wordpress or Drupal, product updates on the most innovative ecommerce shopping carts and various blog and article syndication networks.

Account Management and Client Relations:
At ECP, you will learn what it takes to manage a successful ecommerce website. You will gain valuable experience with state of the art ecommerce platforms and content management systems.. You may have direct contact with our clients as you learn skills in relationship management and work with our business development team to offer clients the latest website technology required to compete in today's online marketplace.

Business Development & Sales:
Engage in real-world sales techniques as you prospect for leads and find opportunities for additional business with our existing customers. You will gain valuable experience throughout the entire sales cycle at an ecommerce firm and discover the many components of a profitable ecommerce website. You’ll build your resume with the research you perform and the Powerpoint presentations you work on, that are used in actual sales meetings. At ECommerce Partners we'll help you will hone your communication skills and teach you how to negotiate externally with new prospects, and internally to gain buy-in to your ideas.

Online Technology:
Gain experience in maintaining the backend of an eCommerce website. You will work hands-on with eCommerce platforms, Content Management Systems and HTML. You will also be involved in the strategic aspects of developing an ecommerce website including wireframes, writing technical specifications and performing quality assurance throughout the development process. Work hands-on with our Information Architects and learn the ins and outs of User Interface Design and the custom website solutions we provide for our clientele.

How to Apply:

Please email a cover letter, including department of interest, along with a resume to internships@ecommercepartners.net, NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.

 

Last modified: Jun 2, 2012

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