SSP - German Business Development & Marketing Support
Start Date: February 2019
Duration: 5-6 months
The Host Company
The host company is a family run business based in Chesterfield, whose aim it is to ensure that every customer who comes into contact with them receives the most outstanding customer service offered by any company on the market. The company is one of the largest in their sector selling both to the retailing (also online) and to the wholesaling market in the UK with a substantial representation already in Europe.
The company is searching for a student, preferably native German, French or Spanish, to support the company expanding internationally and with their daily business.
Task and Duties include:
Market research, with the aim to identify potential market opportunities
Developing contacts and initiating potential partner
Sending promotional materials to potential customers to offer dealership opportunities (Mailing or via the phone)
Providing support and advice to existing clients
Working closely with the different departments to develop the business
Review current activities and develop ideas
Other support activities such as translation and administration
Attend and prepare trade and business events
The ideal student:
• Professional English
• Preferably native German
• Strong communication skills and a positive, motivated attitude
• Ability to work independently as well as in a team
• Willingness to travel
• Additional languages an advantage: Norwegian, Danish and/or Swedish
ISPO arranges overseas placement and internship opportunities to students with citizenship of an EU or EEA country in a variety of industries across the UK. We have good professional credibility, with years of experience in successfully matching overseas students to quality UK placement job opportunities.