Toro Company of Minnesota Commercial Product Marketing Intern in Bloomington, Minnesota

Tracking Code 20180720 Job Description Join Toro's Commercial division and be part of the team that offers high-performing products that keep large turf areas beautiful and healthy while saving time, water and energy. Toro's commercial products care for the pristine fairways and rolling greens for more than two-thirds of the world's top 100 golf courses, and are the products of choice to maintain world class sports facilities and resort properties around the world. Toro's Commercial division continues to lead the global market with best-in-class turf maintenance equipment and precision irrigation solutions. The intern will work with Marketing Managers for Commercial products assisting with daily duties as described below. Although the intern will have a specific supervisor during the internship period, they will be interacting with a broad range of managers performing a wide range of activities related to product development and the marketing of those products. Product marketing is responsible for global requirements, as such, interaction with both domestic and international contacts will be required. DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: Assist in gathering and coordination of competitive information Assist in development and updating of product line specific information for use by channel partners Assist in promotional campaign development and administration Assist in the preparation and facilitation of Toro-hosted customer and channel events Assist with the development of various collateral and/or public relations materials (brochures, press releases, etc.) Research & develop white papers for submissions to publications Other projects as needed for the Commercial Marketing Department QUALIFICATIONS: Qualified candidates are Undergraduate Students currently pursuing their Bachelor's Degree, with a major or emphasis in Business/Marketing. Graduation date must be no sooner than December 2019. Experience in Commercial Grounds environment and or Golf Course environments desirable. Ability to research and organize diverse information. Must have strong written and verbal communications skills. Experience with Microsoft Office programs. Good organization skills. Independent worker. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer including protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. Job Location Bloomington, Minnesota, United States Position Type Intern About Toro: Headquartered in Bloomington, MN, The Toro Company delivers innovation through a surprising array of products. Since 1914, our ideas have transformed the way professionals and homeowners care for their outdoor landscapes. An excellent reputation, strong brands, ethical business practices, and a culture founded on trust and respect are ideals shared by our employees. With annual revenue of $2.0 billion, Toro consistently delivers strong financial performance and market leadership. More than 5,000 global employees form a strong community with a world of opportunities to learn and contribute. Ideas and ideals. That s life at Toro. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer including protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.