Brand Management Intern (MBA / Summer 2021)

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The Clorox Company

The Clorox Company

Brand Management Intern (MBA / Summer 2021)

Durham, NC
+2 locations
Pleasanton, CA
Oakland, CA
Internship
Paid
  • Responsibilities

    Make your mark

    At Clorox, we build big brands that make everyday life better, every day. We value our differences, and challenge each other to think and act boldly. We try new things, succeed, fail and keep learning. We work hard, and have busy personal lives. And we’re all able to make a positive impact – at Clorox, in our communities, and in the lives of millions of people who invite us into their homes. Make your mark and help us drive Good Growth – growth that is profitable, sustainable and responsible.

    Job Overview/Summary

    The Clorox Company Internship Program is a 10-week summer experience that runs from June through August. Interns are provided meaningful work assignments designed to provide perspective and practical work experience highlighting what you would do in a similar role following completion of your degree and working at the company on a regular, fulltime basis. Through the course of the summer, interns participate in:

    • Formal, three-day orientation and program kick off with interns from all functions in California
    • Peer-level mentorship and connection points with functional and company executives
    • Community Engagement activity
    • Soft-skills training and development exercises

    Key Responsibilities:

    Marketing Brand Management Internship

    *Clorox Brand Management: *

    Clorox Brand Management is a driving force in the development and marketplace success of each of our brands. As business managers, Clorox Brand teams are responsible for maximizing the volume and profitability of their respective brands.

    Marketing is the growth engine of Clorox. We believe in creating winning ideas that constantly renew consumer value and energize our brands and businesses around the world. We believe consumers are at the center of everything we do, and our Brand Groups drive passion for the consumer and its translation to business results. As an AMM, you will be expected to be visionary leaders, to operate with a general management mindset, to focus on the creative and the original – in order to drive your business and brand with consumers.

    As a member of a Brand Group, the Associate Marketing Manager has diverse responsibilities that include:

    • Performing business analysis to strengthen the brand's integrated marketing program
    • Developing and implementing marketing plans that contribute to brand volume and profit
    • Initiating and analyzing market research to improve the brand's marketing efforts
    • Participating in the development of effective advertising copy, media plans, and integrated marketing campaigns
    • Coordinating package and product improvements that enhance the brand
    • Developing, implementing and evaluating other strategic business building projects

    Management Training/Orientation Programs for MBAs:

    We believe in developing marketers who are equipped to build brands consumers love. This focus on people manifests itself in individualized development plans and on the job coaching, a growth culture focused on driving out waste and increasing agility, and rotations through roles that stretch and challenge individual capabilities (for example, Brand Marketers receive first-hand marketplace experience through working with our Clorox Sales organization). Our strong formal training program also means that new marketers are set up for success from day one at the company. Business management skills are specifically developed through an orientation to each of the company's functional areas, and training seminars in topics such as business analysis, forecasting, advertising, and interpersonal communication.

    Key Skills, Abilities and Experience Required

    Core Competencies / Technical Skills:

    • Thought/People Leadership
    • Consumer Insight and Judgment
    • Critical Thinking and Decision Making
    • Results Focus
    • Collaborative Team Skills
    • Communication
  • Qualifications

    MBA, with 4 to 5 years pre MBA work experience. Demonstrated record of achievement in academics or professional work including leadership skills, and strong analytical/problem solving abilities.

    Ability to work in Oakland, CA or Durham, NC

    More about Marketing

    Marketing is a powerful growth engine for Clorox. We create winning ideas that drive consumer value and energize our brands and businesses around the world. Consumers are at the center of everything we do, and our brand teams translate passion for the consumer into business results. We use consumer insights to develop and implement marketing plans, create and evaluate business-building projects, and inspire new product development opportunities. Join our team to help us develop human-centered, technology-enabled, purpose-driven brands.

    More About Clorox

    The Clorox Company (NYSE: CLX) is a leading multinational manufacturer and marketer of consumer and professional products with approximately 8,800 employees worldwide and fiscal year 2019 sales of $6.2 billion. Clorox markets some of the most trusted and recognized consumer brand names, including its namesake bleach and cleaning products;

    Pine-Sol® cleaners Liquid-Plumr® clog removers Poett® home care products Fresh Step® cat litter Glad® bags, wraps and containers Kingsford® charcoal Hidden Valley® dressings and sauces Brita® water-filtration products; Burt's Bees® natural personal care products RenewLife® digestive health products Rainbow Light®, Natural Vitality™ and NeoCell® dietary supplements. The company also markets industry-leading products and technologies for professional customers, including those sold under the CloroxPro™ and Clorox Healthcare® brand names. Nearly 80% of the company's sales are generated from brands that hold the No. 1 or No. 2 market share positions in their categories

  • Benefits

    Clorox Intern Program benefits include:

    • Round trip airfare from school/home location to work location
    • Housing stipends
    • Participation in Clorox 401(k)
    • 2 days sick time
    • 50% off purchases of Burt’s Bees and vitamin/supplement brands
  • Industry
    Consumer Goods
  • Locations
    Pleasanton, CA • Oakland, CA • Durham, NC
  • About Us
    Clorox builds brands that make everyday life better, every day. We value our differences, and challenge each other to think and act boldly. We try new things, succeed, fail and keep learning. We work hard, have busy personal lives and are all able to make a positive impact -- at Clorox, in our communities and in the lives of millions of people who invite us into their homes and workplaces. Make your mark and help us drive growth that is profitable, sustainable and responsible.