Research Assistant – Marketing & Public Relations Internship

Brielle, NJ

Application Deadline: Closed
Timeframe: 06/01/10 — 08/01/10

Common Agenda, LLP Description

Common Agenda is an executive search firm that has served some of the most innovative and well known technology companies in the world. We specialize in serving companies that enable, manage, protect, analyze or test – Converged Wireless/Wireline Broadband Networks, Content Delivery Platforms, Managed Services, Optical Systems, Cloud Architectures, Enterprise Applications, TelePresence/VideoConferencing, as well as other cutting edge technologies. Because of our exceptional research capabilities we have been able to help our clients build organizations from the top-down or the bottom up; whether for the smallest start-up venture; a mid-sized company; or large multi-billion dollar industry leader.

To meet the demands of a rapidly changing global economy, this year we are bringing aboard three (3) energetic computer/internet savvy Research Interns. This is a perfect opportunity for students seeking experience in the technology field and exposure to the behind-the-scenes executive search and recruiting industry. Students can earn credit (if applicable) and develop real-world job skills using the latest research and database techniques desired throughout the industry.

Research Assistant – Focus on Next Generation Wireless Technology
Research Assistant – Focus on Next Generation Cloud Computing, Service & Content Delivery
Research Assistant – Focus on Database Marketing & Public Relations

Common Agenda, LLP 2 Full-time, Unpaid (College Credit Required) Responsibilities

Intern Responsibilities
All Research Interns work part-to-full time (at least 25 hours/week) in our Brielle, NJ offices. They will report to our Research Lead and aide in executing a number of projects that include; analyzing requirements, researching and hunting down outdated records then collecting relevant information from various internet sources including; corporate websites, social networking sites, search engines, press releases, and industry news articles, to add, validate, de-dupe, code, and update records in our Production Databases and Research Knowledgebase. Rapidly moving through these lists they will always be on the lookout for matches to current search assignments. Interns will provide periodic reports of work completed.

The DB Marketing & PR intern will assist in business development efforts by working on functional/industry segmentation creating marketing materials, marketing kits, PowerPoint presentations, press releases, etc. Coordinate and conduct campaigns to market our service to potential clients.

Common Agenda, LLP 2 Full-time, Unpaid (College Credit Required) Requirements

Candidates must be computer/internet savvy and able to work independently with little supervision. Must be a persuasive and articulate communicator and be unafraid of finding and talking with a wide variety of professionals in technology. Must be a well-organized self-starter with a gut sense of curiosity, urgency, and possess a positive attitude. We are motivated by students with backgrounds in Marketing, Business Administration, Management, Public Relations, etc