Petco Petco Intern - Market Research in San Diego, California

Our vision at Petco is Healthier Pets. Happier People. Better World. We're making things better for pets, people and the planet through our Think Adoption First philosophy, the Petco Foundation and other important initiatives that focus on putting animals first, educating pet parents and reducing our carbon footprint. The journey starts with knowledgeable, passionately engaged associates who are proud to recommend Petco as a place to work, who believe in our Vision and who are committed to delivering a superior customer experience. From our retail stores and our network of distribution centers to our corporate offices, you'll work with others who share your values and commitment. We seek individuals who are passionate about animal welfare, have great people skills and are driven to grow and advance in their careers with us. Our ongoing growth is creating exceptional opportunities for professional development and personal enrichment throughout our organization. Opportunity: Petco Animal Supplies Stores, Inc. has a paid summer internship available in its department with a focus on Market Research. This internship, based in San Diego, CA, will provide hands-on professional experience in survey analysis, synthesizing insights, business analytics, marketing strategy, and customer experience. The pay will be $18/hour. Assigned projects may include work in the following areas: Consumer surveys, including design and analysis Pet industry report review and synthesis into presentations Explore social listing tools and determine where learnings can be leveraged Develop brand positioning material Support other teams in Marketing, including CRM, Loyalty, Marketing Analytics What to Expect: The Petco internship Program is a 10 week opportunity in San Diego, CA, beginning on June 4, 2018. The intern will be expected to work 40 hours/week, Monday - Friday. When applicable, some interns may travel to various store sites, distribution centers or other corporate locations. At the beginning of the internship, you will be assigned a project that is relevant to your field of study to work on during your tenure with us. You will be asked to deliver a capstone presentation at the conclusion of the internship to peers and business leaders summarizing your work at Petco. You will be given the opportunity to work with a dedicated mentor that will be a valuable resource for you. Your mentor will work in your same department and is there to provide you with regular guidance and feedback. While working at the Petco National Support Center in San Diego, you will be able to take advantage of the many on-site features of our pet-friendly campus, including a fitness center with yoga studio, basketball court, walking trail, Petco Café and Starbucks. Qualifications Preferred Major/Field of Study: Research, Psychology, Economics, Statistics, Sociology, Cognitive Science, Business (experience in Excel & PowerPoint required, SPSS / SQL / R or equivalent is a plus) A GPA of 3.2 or higher is preferred. Must be currently enrolled in a Bachelor's Degree program