Overview

Indiana Packers Corporation (IPC) is a fully integrated retail, foodservice and private label producer of fresh and processed meats based in Delphi, Indiana. Since the start of operations in 1991, we have experienced rapid growth from a single pork processing company into a multi-plant diversified producer of fresh and processed meats, with locations throughout America’s Heartland and revenues of approximately $1.5B. We are best known for our national brand Kentucky Legend (the best-selling boneless ham brand in the United States) as well as several well-known regional brands, including Indiana Kitchen, Fischer’s, Field, Mickelberry’s, Kentuckian Gold, and Scott Pete. We have additional processing facilities in Frankfort, Indiana; Holland, Michigan; and Owensboro, Kentucky.

Specialty Foods Group LLC a division of Indiana Packers Corp is currently seeking a Marketing Intern for Summer 2021 to support the functions of the Owensboro, KY Marketing team. This is a paid internship. The ideal candidate has a strong passion for marketing and public relations industry with a keen attention to detail and is an outgoing and hardworking individual. This internship will provide significant hands-on insight into a fast-paced role, as well as invaluable learning about the marketing industry.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Provide support with all marketing administrative needs
  • Provide support for all PR-related events
  • Assisting our clients by gaining and retaining customers
  • Developing strong leadership and interpersonal skills
  • Assist with managing on-site production and execution
  • Meeting and making a connection with customers, asking questions, and listening to customer needs, then giving options and advice on meeting those needs.
  • Draft pitches, actively conduct outreach and engage with clients
  • Participate in team and department brainstorms
  • All other duties as assigned Knowledge, Skills and Attributes:
  • Understanding and appreciation for Marketing
  • Commitment to working well in a team
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • Extremely detail oriented with strong organizational skills
  • Strong ability to multi-task and “roll with the punches”
  • Exudes a positive, personable attitude coupled with an outgoing personality
  • Strong proficiency in Microsoft office (specifically Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
  • Ability to take direction but can confidently work autonomously

 

Education

  • Current enrolled in a fully accredited College or University
  • In good academic standing with a GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Prefer a major in Marketing, Business, Agricultural Economics or related

 

Location:

Owensboro Kentucky

 

Duration:

Late May/Early June until Mid-August

Tagged as: EARLY CAREER