Marketing Intern

Allstate: The Sherry Harris Agency - Woodstock, GA

Part-time

Insurance Marketing Internship

This internship is designed to provide undergraduate and graduate level students the opportunity to learn about Insurance. This is done through several approaches including marketing, research, and job shadowing.

Students will be required to complete a multitude of tasks during their with The Sherry Harris Agency. Each student will also be required to attend events to market the agency.

The student volunteer program, though not a paying position, has many benefits for students and graduates. Competition for positions within the insurance industry has increased in recent years, and it has proven beneficial for recent college graduates to have prior Insurance experience when they apply for positions after obtaining their Insurance License. Many students have also utilized their marketing internship towards gaining college credit. In addition, the skills and understanding of the insurance industry will ultimately help the students in future career choices. Minimum four months commitment to team.

Volunteer Positions Available:

Volunteering opportunities are available for current undergraduate and graduate level students enrolled in or with a degree in Business/Finance and other related majors. Up to ten students are selected for the student volunteer program through a competitive application process.

Course Credit:

The Sherry Harris Agency will support students who have a specific research topic they wish to develop to earn college credit. However, this must be pre-approved by The Sherry Harris Agency in advance of starting the internship. The specific criteria necessary to earn credit will also need to be coordinated between The Sherry Harris Agency and the university.

Eligibility:

A candidate must be an undergraduate student or a graduate student. It is recommended that the applicant have a degree or entering into a major or minor in business/finance (or related subjects). The candidate must formulate a 12 month marketing plan in addition to a resume.

Schedule:

Volunteers will work with The Sherry Harris Agency to arrange for a flexible work schedule. Volunteers are expected to work at least 4-6 hours a week. And advise 2 weeks in advance if leaving for holidays or school-related matters.

Other Requirements:

Must have reliable transportation

Must be social media savvy

Must be located in the Metro Atlanta area or north of, the office is located in Woodstock.

Job Types: Part-time, Temporary

Experience:

  • Marketing: 1 year (Preferred)

Overtime often available:

  • No

Employment Length:

  • Varies