LifeIce is seeking a motivated, versatile, organized, and passionate intern to work (part-time) alongside the Founder and be part of the extremely exciting journey of launching a new health food product into the market.
Through real-world applications of juggling the various aspects of any start-up -- from fundraising, to sales meetings and presentations, to PR and marketing strategies, to suppliers and contract manufacturing, to ecommerce, to legal, corporate and financial matters, this is an opportunity to get a real world "Business 101" education -- outside the classroom.
The focus of this internship will be MARKETING & SALES.
How to apply: LifeIce is currently accepting applications. Please send your resume, experience, availability, and contact information to:
Paulette Fox, Founder of Lifeice
(Please indicate: "LifeIce M&S Internship" in the subject of your e-mail)
Working closely with Founder to prepare LifeIce to support the Company's sales and marketing efforts to get exposure in the NYC area, as well as globally.
This is a broad internship opportunity in real world start-up culture, where a task or assignment could change from day-to-day.
In the end, LifeIce is looking for interns with flexibility, versatility and a willingness to meet each day's challenge with equal parts enthusiasm and commitment.
LifeIce's ideal candidate is highly motivated; extremely organized and detailed oriented; possesses a diverse skill set and a willingness to learn; brings a positive attitude and willingness to adapt .
Experience and/or specific interest in sales and marketing would be required to support thisaspect of the Company.
An added bonus would be an interest in start-up culture, health & wellness or the food industry.
Interest in the LifeIce brand and its mission (www.lifeice.com)
Capable of working both directly with the Founder (at part-time hours) and independently with minimal supervision
Resourceful, innovative, and productive
Ability to meet deadlines, multi-task and prioritize assignments
Manage day-to-day of various vendor, supplier, customer relationships
Assists with outreach and follow-up to strategic partners, funding sources, potential endorsements and retailers/distributers
Assists in drafting of sales and marketing presentations
Assists in sales appointments with prospective customers, as necessary
Strong organizational skills, with attention to detail
Clear, professional communication skills (written, oral & interpersonal)
Strong computer skills (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint )
Familiarity with Social Media networks (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest)
Familiarity with Dropbox, Hubspot
Strong writing skills
Undergraduate, Graduate or Post-Graduate Level.
School credit (if applicable), plus reasonable out-of-pocket expenses (commuting & meals stipend).