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Internship: Sales Assistant Intern

Date posted: 05/07/13
Contact Melissa Terry (SFSU Alumni)
Employer Name: Intrax
Location: San Francisco, CA (Financial District)
Email: mterry@intraxinc.com
Phone:
Supervision/Evaluation: Rewards This is a full-time position for a period of three months, to start as early as May 14, 2013 and ends on Aug 15th, 2013, offers training in efficiently serving a high volume of customers and exposure to clientele from around the globe. This is a very interesting and challenging position that offers the excitement and satisfaction of working with a successful team, focused on developing the company for continued growth, in a company dedicated to promoting international understanding. This temporary position is unpaid and the intern must receive school credits.
Duration: 3 months (Flexible) Summer 2013
Deadline: ASAP Summer 2013
Field: International Affairs & Development
Compensation: Need to be gaining school credit
Hours: Full time
Web: http://www.intraxinc.com
Fax:
Paid/Unpaid: Unpaid
Who should apply? Both Undergrad and Graduate Students
Responsibilities:

Specific Responsibilities Intrax seeks to hire a temporary, full-time Sales Assistant Intern to provide customer service and support to students and host companies participating on the program. This is a fast-paced position requiring heavy phone and computer usage. The ideal candidate would be able to take instruction; remain focused on tasks; be inquisitive and interested in learning more about the program, procedures and cultural exchange industry.

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Populate the training plans for participants’ J-1 visa
  • Assist business development team with pre-sales research and initial outreach
  • Validate host company information via email, phone and web searches
  • Assist with updating program materials (including manuals) on an as-needed basis
Skills & Abilities:

Requirements/Attributes The ideal candidate will possess the following skills/experience:

  • Previous experience handling a high volume of incoming calls/emails
  • Familiarity with other cultures/international experience
  • Excellent writing skills as depicted in your cover letter
  • Strong time management skills to handle periods of high volume
  • Proficiency in Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Previous experience in a customer service environment
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Previous call center experience preferred but not required
  • Flexibility and an ability to adapt to a continuously changing industry
  • A proactive, self-motivated personality, eager to identify new and better ways of achieving goals, while able to follow instructions carefully
Details:

Sales Assistant Intern Specific Responsibilities Intrax seeks to hire a temporary, full-time Sales Assistant Intern to provide customer service and support to students and host companies participating on the program. This is a fast-paced position requiring heavy phone and computer usage. The ideal candidate would be able to take instruction; remain focused on tasks; be inquisitive and interested in learning more about the program, procedures and cultural exchange industry.

This is a full-time position for a period of three months, to start as early as May 14, 2013 and ends on Aug 15th, 2013, offers training in efficiently serving a high volume of customers and exposure to clientele from around the globe. This is a very interesting and challenging position that offers the excitement and satisfaction of working with a successful team, focused on developing the company for continued growth, in a company dedicated to promoting international understanding. This temporary position is unpaid and the intern must receive school credits.

HOW TO APPLY:

If you are interested in becoming a member of the team, please apply via our automated system by following the link below: https://home.eease.com/recruit/?id=1456541

Please enter your cover letter into the ‘notes’ section before you submit your application or include the cover letter in the same file as your resume.

Intrax is an Equal Opportunity Employer, offering a supportive and friendly, yet fast-paced environment. No phone calls, please.

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