Marketing and Sales Intern in Wood Dale, IL at Stryker Corporation

Date Posted: 10/10/2018

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Job Description

Stryker is an exceptional company with exceptional people who deliver exceptional results. We have differentiated ourselves by responding in innovative ways to the needs of our global customers and patients. We have created a work environment that attracts talented, driven people who love to win and to serve others. We hold ourselves accountable to reach or exceed our goals and to continually improve everything we do. These attributes are shared by the employees that make up Stryker. They are the things that bring us together. They are the foundation of all we do. And they are the enablers of both our past and future success.

Stryker is a leader in the worldwide orthopaedic market and is one of the world's largest medical device companies. Stryker delivers results through a wide range of capabilities including joint replacements, trauma, spine and micro implant systems, orthobiologics, powered surgical instruments, surgical navigation systems, endoscopic products as well as patient handling and emergency medical equipment. 

Position Summary Provide general support to the Field Sales branch location 

Length of Assignment, Hours & Pay The Co-Op program runs May-August. Students work approximately 40 hours per week. Office hours are 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM, Monday - Friday. Students are paid on an hourly basis. The pay range is $15.50 - $20.00 per hour, depending on experience. Students who are not local to the area are responsible for relocation and living expenses. 

Essential Functions Shadow Sales Associates, Sales Representatives, Team Members to gain insight into all aspects of the branch 
Attend and/or prepare a sales presentation 
Prepare a project segment that develops a target account list and or development of a marketing potential or strategy 
Learn selling skills, processes, and instrument use techniques by coaching/mentoring support from Sales Representatives, Sales Associates and Sales Managers 
Shadow and assist Team Member Drivers with the delivery of kits to and from account* 
Assist Team Members in warehouse in assembling and breaking down instrument kits, preparing products for surgery, etc. 
Interact with various teams concerning the products 
Assist Sales and Field Operations Teams with special projects as assigned 
*Minimum Qualifications 
In order to be considered for this position, students must be enrolled in a Bachelors degree program (specific degree is not required) and have a strong interest in working in the medical device/orthopedic industry. Students must have completed their Sophomore year, have a minimum GPA of 3.0 and be eligible to work in the United States.
*Business Function 
Sales
*% Travel Required 
Up to 10%"

Work From Home: No

Travel Percentage: Up to 25%

Stryker Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Stryker is an EO employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability.

Stryker Corporation will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

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