Graduate Marketing Internship
We have an exciting opportunity for someone to join the Sodexo team at Tyne and Wear, this role will work in the sales team, by using a variety of marketing strategies you will support the team to generate interest in the venue.
Our heritage is built on catering and hospitality experience and fuelled by our passion for exceptional food and service. For over 40 years we have been providing bespoke catering and hospitality services for sports stadia, racecourses, visitor, attractions, historic venues, major events and premium airline lounges. Recognised across the globe for hospitality, we help create exceptional moments at extraordinary events such as Royal Ascot, Tour de France, The Open Championship and RHS Chelsea Flower Show.
For more information on the company see Careers in Sports and Leisure
The role will involve putting together a variety of marketing collateral for the venue, sending this out to prospects and generating interest for the sales team. In addition you will be conducting research into the local market, competitors and potential future customers/markets. In addition you will be speaking to customers, coordinating events and helping to generate revenue for the sales team. You will be involved in generating new ideas to develop business growth, building long term relationships to help retention of current clients and proactively calling potential customers to promote the venue. This is an excellent role for someone who has an interest marketing and events, who would like to work in a passionate team.
The Ideal Candidate
We are looking for someone who is well organised, has good attention to detail and time management. Any experience within the hospitality or events industry would be advantageous however is not essential. The successful candidate will have completed a marketing related degree and be able to bring lots of new ideas to the team to impact business growth.
Flexibility to work some evening and weekends.
Up to £16,500
About the Company
Our mission is improve the quality of life of Sodexo employees and all those we serve, and contribute to the economic, social and environmental development of the communities, regions and countries in which we operate. We work to improve the well-being of people across the globe through our unique range of expert services and the talent of our teams. As one of the world’s largest employers and a
company of “people at the service of other people,” we are committed to being an employer of choice – providing jobs for our people, as well as training and opportunities for internal promotion to help our employees move up the career ladder.