TDS Telecommunications Corporation
Embarking on a new opportunity is one of the most exciting times in your life. Our Marketing Intern or LTE program has been developed to provide you with the ability to take you to the next critical step in shaping your successful and rewarding career.
TDS was voted one of 2017 Best Places to Work by Madison Magazine!!
We are looking for either a marketing Intern or a part time marketing professional to work between 10-20 hours per week during the year(school) and 20-30 hours during the summer in the Madison, WI office.
TDS Telecommunications Corp. (TDS®), is the seventh largest local exchange telephone company in the U.S and a growing force in the cable industry. TDS provides 1.2 million connections to high-speed Internet, phone, and TV across the U.S. TDS employs approximately 3,300 people and is headquartered in Madison, WI.
An internship or Temporary position at TDS provides an opportunity to:
Gain hands-on experience within a variety of marketing areas
Spend time with professional partners and leadership participating in day-to-day activities
Free covered parking at our west-side location at 525 Junction Road, and easy access to bus lines #15, 73 and 74
Here are some of the things we do in Madison:
Collect and distribute food and toys for local charities at the holidays
Provide many hours of bell ringing for the Salvation Army
Donate hundreds of pints of blood through bi-monthly blood drives
Provide numerous employee volunteers to Meals on Wheels
Conduct multiple fund raisers for a wide variety of organizations such as: National MS Society (WI Chapter), American Cancer Society and the Madison Literacy Council
Working independently at events and/or work with sales and marketing:
Prepare materials needed for each event
Set-up for event: door prizes, tables, tent, etc.
Professional; greet customers, speak to basic knowledge of products and pricing
Take the lead on parade preparation:
Walk in the parades and/or be Clicky the TDS Mascot
Coordinate materials for volunteers
Staging materials before event day
TDS Fiber Neighborhood Events and TDS TV launch events:
Research parks and community buildings in market, get cost for rental, and secure venue.
Research other events in the market
Plan targeted marketing and publish event on social media and local calendars of events
Collaborate with other business units within TDS to coordinate the event dates
Stage necessary equipment, etc, in the mobile demo vehicle.
Coordinate activities related to various sponsorships:
Use social media to promote Mallards Little League game of the week.
Coordinate and attend events
Create Facebook/email contest to giveaway tickets for events
2 semesters in the study of Marketing, PR or Communications
Meet requirements to become DOT certified
Must be able to work independently
Must be willing to learn about our products and talk knowledgeable to customers and prospects
Good team player
Available nights and weekends
Willingness to wear Clicky
Ability to set up tent and table at events
Manage multiple projects at once
Highly effective communications skills
Social media \u2013 skilled in publishing with Ad Manager
TDS Telecommunications Corporation
Website : http://www.tdstelecom.com
TDS Telecommunications Corporation (TDS Telecom/TDS®) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. [NYSE: TDS], a Fortune 1000 company, with headquarters in Madison, Wis. TDS operates OneNeck IT Solutions LLC and TDS Broadband Service LLC. Combined, the company employs more than 3,400 people. TDS is the seventh largest local exchange telephone company in the U.S and a growing force in the cable industry. TDS provides 1.2 million connections to high-speed internet, phone, and TV entertainment services in nearly 900 rural, suburban, and metropolitan communities. For residential customers, TDS deploys up to 1Gig internet access, IPTV service, cable TV options, and traditional wireline services. The company offers businesses advanced solutions, including: VoIP (managedIP Hosted voice), high-speed internet, fiber optics, data networking, and hosted-managed services. tdstelecom.com | tdsbusiness.com