Please note the application deadline is February 3rd. Ms. Puetz will be interviewing select applicants on February 11th.
Position: Marketing Intern
Location: Indianapolis, IN
Deadline: February 3, 2014
Event Dates: May 19 – August 15, 2014
Description: CountryMark, a farmer‐owned cooperative, is seeking a summer intern to assist in marketing
and communications at the company’s corporate headquarters in Indianapolis.
CountryMark is Indiana’s only American‐owned oil exploration, production, refining and
marketing company. The company produces 3,500 bpd of Illinois Basin crude oil, refines 27,000
bpd of American crude oil, sells a million gallons of lubricants per year, and is recognized as a
leader in the distribution of biodiesel and ethanol. Fourteen local cooperatives deliver
CountryMark fuels and lubricants in and around the state of Indiana, and more than 100 fuel
stations carry CountryMark products.
Responsibilities: The marketing intern will be responsible for writing and laying out newsletters and leave‐behind
sales literature, as well as developing online quizzes that will reinforce key messages
communicated through the newsletters and sales literature created. Other responsibilities will
include supporting select customer events and scripting clever posts for the CountryMark
Facebook and LinkedIn accounts.
Qualifications: Applicants must have at least a 3.0 GPA and be at sophomore status or above at the time of
application submission. An agricultural marketing or communication degree program and
background is preferred, but not required. Applicants must have excellent interview skills,
strong writing capabilities and be a proficient user of Adobe InDesign. Self‐motivation and the
ability to work on a task with minimal supervision are ideal. Applicants must be available to
work the entire length of the internship program.
Compensation: Compensation will be an hourly rate of $14.00. The intern will be responsible for organizing their
own accommodations during the internship period.
Contact: Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume and three writing and/or design
resumes and writing sampl