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This is a 10-week assignment for students pursuing a college degree. Assignments are directly related to intern's academic degree. Under direct supervision, performs duties as assigned. Student participates in a number of organized events providing visibility into the overall operations of FedEx.
Position Information Full-time internship opportunity from June 3, 2019 to August 9,2019. This position can be domiciled in the Memphis, TN area or the Dallas, TX area.
**Memphis Posting: Under close supervision, the successful candidate will assist with a strategic focus area within Marketing and Communications. Departments may include the following: Design / Customer Driven Design, Product Management and Development, Global Social Media, Communication, Research, e-Commerce, Sponsorship, Sports Marketing, Innovations, Digital Strategy, Marketing Technology, Go To Market, Content Marketing, Freight Marketing, Mobile Analytics, Digital User Experience, TNT Integration and Automation and International Communications.
**Dallas (Plano) Posting: Under close supervision, the successful candidate will assist with a strategic focus area within Retail Marketing.
Please review the videos and collateral document at http://marketingcareers.fedex.com/ for more information about FedEx Marketing, Internships, Memphis TN and Plano TX. The ideal candidate will possess the following skills and experience:
Ability to synthesize large volumes of data (quantitative and qualitative).
Strong analytical, interpersonal, organizational and time management skills.
Ability to multitask, meet deadlines and work in a high-pressure environment.
Ability to work productively and proactively, both independently or as part of a team.
Strong working knowledge and experience with Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
Knowledge and/or experience developing marketing collateral and digital content.
Knowledge of user experience with websites and interfaces
Formal or informal marketing, consulting, project management, or strategy experience.
Possess the following qualities:
Entrepreneurial, innovative approach and strong initiative.
Critical thinking and thought leadership.
Strong personal drive and demonstrated leadership.
Demonstrated relationship building and strong collaboration and communications skills, both written and verbal.
Strong presentation skills.
Shown flexibility, planning, and problem solving skills.
Project/product management skills.
The following are considered a plus:
Enrollment as undergraduate at junior year or above or first year Masters program in one of the following: Business, Marketing, Digital Marketing, User Experience & Interaction Design, Master of Design, Anthropology, Design Methods. Creative Design, Human Computer Interaction, Advertising, Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Product Management, Sports Marketing, Public Relations, Journalism, Supply Chain Management, Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Data Analytics, Mathematics, Statistics, Finance, Communications or other related major. Students currently enrolled in a similar graduate level program may also be considered.
Ideally, plans to graduate within 12 months of completing the internship and available for full-time employment.
Minimum GPA 3.0
Resume should include the following information:
College address and permanent home address.
Permanent email address.
The following regarding the degree you are currently pursuing and any previous undergraduate or graduate degrees:
Name of college/university.
Degree (For example, bachelor’s degree, master’s degree, or doctorate).
Major and/or minor.
Date of intended graduation (Month and year).
Domicile Location: The Memphis, TN area The Plano TX area.
Relocation assistance not available
Expected Internship Program Timeline
Interviews typically occur September-November.
Offers are typically extended October-December.
Internship occurs early June-mid-August.
High school graduate or equivalent. Student has completed at least two years toward college degree. Enrollment as undergraduate or graduate student in business, communications, journalism, marketing, finance, information systems, supply chain management, engineering, computer science, data analysis, statistics, mathematics, or other related major.
FedEx is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer (minorities/females/disability/veterans) that is committed to diversifying its workforce.
About FedEx Services
FedEx Services began operations in June 2000 to provide information technology, sales, and marketing support for FedEx Corp. subsidiaries FedEx Express and FedEx Ground. The same functions for FedEx Freight and FedEx Office were later aligned with FedEx Services.
In 2013, FedEx Services launched FedEx Delivery Manager®, an innovative option that provides U.S. customers with a range of flexible options to schedule dates, locations and times of delivery. Customers can also actively track and manage deliveries en route to or from their home, without a tracking number or even a FedEx account.
Today some 12,500 FedEx Services team members coordinate sales, marketing, communications, information technology, and customer service support for the global FedEx brand.