Innovation Intern

Sterling Rice Group Inc - Boulder, CO

Part-time | Internship
Internship – Brand Strategy & Innovation

What are you passionate about? If it’s igniting change and creating breakthrough ideas, challenging yourself, and inspiring those around you, then this could be the perfect opportunity for you.

Sterling-Rice Group (SRG), a nationally recognized brand-building firm, is searching for an Intern to join our Boulder, Colorado-based Innovation team.

At our core, we are solutionists—people who love solving problems. As a world-renowned consultancy and full-service agency in one, we are uniquely positioned to solve our clients’ problems through best-in-class consumer insights, new product innovation, brand positioning, design, and strategy. SRG has been ranked on Outside Magazine’s Best Places to Work list for the past eight years and was recognized by AdAge as a Best Place to Work in 2016 and 2017.

Our practice areas are aligned in service of creating and activating products and brands into the market, with the following expertise:

Innovation: new product innovation, brand positioning, brand revitalization, product and package design
Strategy: portfolio strategy, product category analysis, quantitative analysis
Insights: full quantitative and qualitative capabilities, including new category exploration, consumer trends, target segmentation, ethnographic research
Design: brand identity, packaging, environmental design, brand expression and experience
Advertising: full-service agency with robust creative, digital, media, and analytics capabilities
We are currently looking for outstanding undergraduate students (junior or above) in the areas of marketing, advertising, design, or communications for a part-time internship position in product innovation/brand experience.

Candidates must be a current student of a college or university.

As a Brand Innovation Intern, you will work across multiple project teams, assisting our marketing specialists with specific client objectives, helping to organize creative work sessions for new product or brand development, and preparing content and creative stimuli for client meetings, events, and consumer research.

Minimum qualifications include excellent organizational and communication skills, strong initiative, and a deep interest in pursuing a career in product innovation, brand positioning advertising, design, or marketing. Creativity, curiosity, and analytical skills are also important. Ideal candidates will have a strong academic background (please list GPA), some internship or office work experience, and demonstrable Microsoft Office skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint). Passion, interest, or skills in the culinary world are also a plus.

Ideal candidates will be able to work 15-20 hours per week in the Fall. The hourly rate for this position will be $13.

Please apply including a cover letter and resume.