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Merchants Bonding Co Marketing Intern - West Des Moines, IA in West Des Moines, Iowa

Marketing Intern - West Des Moines, Iowa

Are you looking for real-world experience in the area of Marketing at a positive and collaborative company that values your needs, celebrates, and has fun? Look no further!

Merchants Bonding Company is seeking candidates for a Marketing Internship for the summer of 2021. This intern will work full time (37.5 hours/week) and be responsible for applying journalistic creativity and brainstorming ideas for various marketing projects, articles, and social media postings.

Merchants Bonding Company Summer 2021 internships will include opportunities for community service projects, cross-departmental learning, intern networking, as well as social and educational events. The group will work closely together on projects that impact the business directly as well as gain real-world experiences.

Eligible candidates meet the following criteria:

  • Currently junior or senior level student working toward their Bachelor’s degree in Journalism or related field

  • GPA of 3.0 or above

  • Exceptional writing and copy editing skills

  • Proven ability to utilize storytelling strategies and creativity effectively

  • Outgoing and friendly personality with ability to engage people

  • Exceptional verbal communication skills

  • High level of attention to detail

  • Exceptional abilities in social media platforms

  • Ability to lead, coordinate, and manage teams

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications

  • Adobe Creative Cloud experience is a plus

  • Proven organizational skills and ability to handle multiple duties

This internship will focus on the following key responsibilities:

  • Accurately write and edit for various mediums including but not limited to employee communications, corporate communications, press releases, social media posts, etc.

  • Assist with the coordination of company projects and employee engagement activities

  • Lead social media strategies to gain company exposure and promote various initiatives

  • Marketing via social media platforms

  • Brainstorm and contribute creative ideas for photos, videos, and imagery for copy

Succeed with Visionary Leaders. Merchants’ reputation sets us above the competition. Our growth has remained in the double digits for over 10 years.

Merchants has a 37.5 hour work-week with flexible scheduling and a dress for your day dress code, which includes casual dress. Height adjustable desks, complimentary beverage station, free parking, multiple social events, and a state-of-the-art facility are just a few of the excellent perks of joining the Merchants team.

You could follow the crowd, but we know you aspire to be greater. Send your resume to or visit our careers page at

What are you waiting for? Apply now!