Employment Opportunities

Dear job seeker, thank you for your interest in working for Platinum Associates.


Seeking a driven college student for a Sales/ Marketing Research Intern in a dynamic, fast paced semi-conductor manufacturer’s rep firm company. Covering the southern California Industry, we have an ever changing environment working with direct customers, distribution channel partners and our world class manufacturers coordinating logistics with our global partners. This position is a paid position with a 3 month commitment on behalf of the intern.

Sales/ Marketing Research Intern (Part Time)

Perform research into our clients’ industries and provide actionable tips and advice for expanding the OSR’s reach with different manufacturer engagement

Perform market analysis and research on competition

Support management in daily administrative tasks

Assist in marketing and advertising promotional activities

CRM implementation and engagement

E-mail campaigns, on line promotion, etc.

Content creation

Cold calling on potential/current customer base – Lead Generation

Monitor social channels for trending news and capitalize


Current enrollment in a related BS or Master’s degree pursuing Business, Marketing or related field

Solid understanding of different marketing techniques

Strong communication skills with ability to communicate effectively across all levels in the organization

Familiarity with marketing computer software and online applications (e.g. CRM tools)

Possess the knowledge and skills required to work in an intimate office setting

Solid work ethic

Socially mature and self-confident

Customer service orientation

Able to take direction and feed-back well

Able to digest new information quickly and apply it productively

Consistent and dependable in their work habits

Enjoy multi-tasking and creative problem-solving

Familiarity with Internet search engines and research databases

Experience with Microsoft Office – Excel, Word, PowerPoint and basic computer operations

As a Sales/Marketing intern at a Sales Rep Firm you will gain experience in:

– Driving sales on a global platform

– CRM creation and implementation (a driving force in successful sales organizations)

– Marketing Research and application

– Hands on experience in the Tech Market

Based on the above job responsibilities and requirements, please submit an internship essay explaining the importance of marketing, how marketing promotes business development, marketing strategies that are most inductive to our specific business model and why you would be a great candidate for this internship. Please email this to Melanie_Freeman@platinumassoc.com along with specific marketing classes you have previously or are currently taking and your GPA.