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Mars Sales & Marketing Internship - North Sydney & Wyong

This role is located in North Sydney and will require fortnightly travel to Wyong, Central Coast. 

Due to the short nature of the Intern engagement, Mars does not offer relocation for this opportunity and you must be available to travel to both of these locations as required. 

The Role

Are you a current student who wants to get a taste of what life at Mars entails? Keen to play an important role in our Sales & Marketing team here at Mars? Are you humble, creative, driven for success, and someone who can turn feedback into a personal learning opportunity?  Do you operate by a set of values and care about the impact your work has on our global communities? If this sounds like you and you’re ready to learn and grow with a company that values your development and career, we want to hear from you! 

The Mars Food Sales & Marketing Internship will be a three-month engagement from December 2021 – February 2022 and is designed to give you work experience on a real project that delivers real results for the company, while also letting you explore what Life at Mars is about! Working at our Mars Food site in Wyong, NSW where our teams produce brands like Masterfoods, Dolmio, and Kantong, you will join our Sales & Marketing team to deliver on a real project that will deliver real results for the business! 

Working at our North Sydney office in NSW where our teams develop the likes of MasterFoods, Dolmio, Ben’s Original, and Kan Tong, you will join our Sales & Marketing team to deliver on a real project that will deliver real results for the business! In a fast paced and ever-changing landscape this role is crucial to unlocking growth through for our business via Digital and eCommerce. This dynamic and creative role is responsible for developing and executing content for the Perfect Digital Store. Acting as a cross functional link between Sales and Marketing, you will play an integral role in improving and creating the digital content for our retailer/distributor websites. 

Key Responsibilities

With the guidance and mentorship of your Line Manager, you will: Create and Execute the Perfect Digital Store! 

  • Creative development and execution of digital/eCommerce content – optimising copywriting, product data, product imagery and product specification sheets to help shoppers choose the right product for them and increase visibility in search and shelf positioning
  • Working with marketing and creative agencies to create and ensure our digital assets are always up to date and easily accessible for all stakeholders
  • Conduct Perfect Digital Store (PDS) audits on retailer/distributor websites to identify gaps/opportunities to improve our product content and imagery with the purpose to influence shopper’s behaviour and convert throughout the Path to Purchase
  • Work with key stakeholders to define and implement improvement strategies, and test & learns to measure the effectiveness of improved digital assets
  • Utilise consumer, shopper and category insights to create the Perfect Digital Store

What does a successful Mars graduate look like? 

  • Energetic and Passionate: a love for the food industry and a passion for the world of digital and eCommerce is a must! 
  • Humble: you understand that success comes from teamwork and you enjoy celebrating wins with your teammates
  • Driven: Delivering tangible outcomes is important to you and you are passionate about ensuring the role you play is contributing to the bigger picture 
  • Analytical: You are logical and methodical when identifying the best solution for a difficult problem. You won’t stop at the first answer and apply critical thinking to look beyond the obvious and understand the issue at hand 
  • Curious: You are curious about the world you work in and want to explore new ideas and new ways of working. You understand that there can be many failed attempts before finding the best way
  • Adaptable: You thrive in a changing environment and can adapt when things are up in the air. You enjoy the challenge of unfamiliar tasks

Why Mars Australia?  

  • Awarded #4 in the Best Place to Work Australia survey for 2020
  • Be part of an intern cohort – Aside from your functional team, your intern cohort is your family and you will go on the journey together. There will be social and development opportunities with your peers from other functional programs (Engineering and R&D), giving insight into Mars operations from a different lens 
  • Focus on development – you will have a Personalised Development Plan, as well as accelerated learning opportunities so that you can experience what life as a Mars Associate is like  
  • Career progression – joining Mars on the Internship program will give you the opportunity to showcase your talent in order to be considered for future Graduate and Entry Level roles 
  • Real role, real projects – from day one, you will start your Mars journey in a real role that delivers real outcomes for the business 

About Us:

What do MARS®, SNICKERS®, EXTRA®, ECLIPSE®, PEDIGREE®, WHISKAS®, DOLMIO®, MASTERFOODS ® and ROYAL CANIN® have in common? They’re all made by Mars. We’re a family-owned, principle led business that’s been making products for people (and the pets that people love) for more than 100 years. Together, our 125,000+ Associates around the world are empowered to take action every day towards the world we want tomorrow. Because we know, the world we want tomorrow starts with how we do business today. 

For more information visit careers.mars.com

Mars Australia & New Zealand is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion.

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  • Job type:Internships
  • Disciplines:

    Administration, Arts and Humanities, Business and

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  • Work rights:

    Australian Permanent Resident, New Zealand

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  • Locations:

    Regional New South

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  • VACANCIES

    2-3

  • Position Start Date

    November 29, 2021

  • Program Duration

    3 Months

  • Closing Date:3rd Aug 2021, 4:09 am

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