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Off-Campus

Marketing Analytics Intern

Best known for Little Debbie® snack cakes, America’s leading snack cake brand, Sunbelt Bakery® granola products, and Drake’s Cakes®, McKee Foods Corporation is seeking an Intern for the Marketing Analytics department. This is an exciting opportunity to gain valuable experience with a company that is committed to providing consumers with quality products at an excellent value.  McKee Foods is a privately held, family owned company with a 65+ year history of innovation and treating employees with respect, and a deeply held belief in the importance of doing business with integrity.

Schedule: 

Monday - Friday, flexible work schedule with hours varying between 7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. (expected to work approximately 20 hours per week during school year and up to 40 during summer months and school breaks) 

Job Summary:

As an Intern in the Marketing Analytics department, you will learn from a great team of marketing analytics professionals.  You will be an active part of a team that uses data to direct and measure marketing campaigns, promotion ROI, and other business initiatives. This team also tracks market trends and manages the pricing process for the company. You will learn how to extract data from databases, clean and compile data into reports, and communicate key information with internal stakeholders. You will leverage cutting-edge analytic tools as you gain insight into data reporting, visualization and interpretation.  Responsibilities also include:

  • Provide ongoing support and analysis of syndicated database information
  • Provide ongoing support and analysis of retailer scanner data
  • Provide as needed support for marketing strategies, including creating reports and presentations and analyzing sales data
  • Routine administration of information, reports, presentations and data sources, etc.
  • Other projects as assigned

Required Qualifications:

  • Currently enrolled in a Bachelors or Masters Degree in Business Management, Accounting, Marketing, Data Analytics, Computer Science, or related field
  • Junior, Senior or Masters student
  • Strong Excel skills (i.e. ability to create charts, graphs, advanced formulas, statistical tools, pivot tables, etc.)
  • Interest in business analysis and insight discovery skills
  • Strong aptitude for working with Analytics and Sales & Marketing departments
  • Excellent customer service skills with the ability to build relationships across a diverse internal customer base
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to contribute in a collaborative team environment
  • High level of initiative and drive
  • Strong organizational and prioritization skills
  • Ability and willingness to learn new skills
  • Ability to perform with minimal supervision

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 3.0 GPA or higher on a 4.0 scale
  • Proficiency with or the ability to learn Tableau, Alteryx or other analytical software
  • Basic SQL or programming experience
  • Ability to extract information from databases and present findings to multiple levels of management
  • Ability with both custom and syndicated research
  • Experience in the consumer packaged goods business or working in a retail environment

Benefits: 

  • Competitive pay scale
  • 401(k) with matching contributions
  • Direct deposit payroll
  • Credit Union
  • Exercise and recreation facility

*Please note: Spare and limited employees (including interns) are not eligible for some company benefits.

To Apply:

Please visit our website at www.mckeefoods.com to complete an online application or you may use this link.

All applications must be received by June 26, 2018.

Please upload your current resume to be fully considered for this position.

**Equal Opportunity Employer**

House Cleaner

Location: McDonald, TN - 7 miles from University 

Hours: 5 hours every other week

Pay Rate: $10 per hour cash

Description: Dusting, moping, general house cleaning

Qualifications: Dependable, enjoys cleaning

Contact Name: Margie Dooly

Contact Phone: 423.400.8467

Nursery Workers 

Location: Pathway Baptist Church 

Hours: Sundays 9:45am-12:45pm possible 5:45pm-7:45pm as well

Pay Rate: 10.00/hour

Description: Watching babies age infant-3 yrs old during Sunday morning worship and possible evening service as needed 

Qualifications: Must be 18 yrs old. Must be able to pass background check. 

Contact Name: Mark Smith

Contact Phone: 423.718.5695

Email: pathwaybaptist9754@gmail.com

Administrative Assistant

Location: Ruhling & Associates, CPAs - Chattanooga, TN 37421

Hours: Full-Time

Pay Rate: TBD

Description: CPA Firm – Responsibilities include greeting clients, and other visitors, answering the telephone, performing clerical and light accounting duties. 

Qualifications: Candidates should possess excellent customer service and organizational skills and should be professional, detail oriented, and able to multi-task. Candidates must have experience with Excel and Word. Experience with QuickBooks is a plus. 

Other: Please email resume to david@ruhlingcpas.com

Contact Name: David Ruhling

Contact Phone: 423.892.8380

Email: david@ruhlingcpas.com

Sleep Technician

Location: East Brainerd

Hours: Full time with a 1-2 night shifts per week 

Pay Rate: To be discussed

Description: The Advanced Center for Sleep Disorders is looking to hire recent pre-med graduates who are currently in a gap year before medical or PA school. This is a great opportunity to gain clinical hours and become more familiar with specialized medicine. 

Qualifications: Bachelors degree and pursuing a career in medicine. 

Contact Name: Dr Anuj Chandra

Contact Phone: 423.648.8008

Email: medicalpracticegroup1997@gmail.com

Mom's Assistant 

Location: Hamilton on Hunter Neighborhood (apron 20 mins from Southern) 

Hours: Approx 6 hours a week within any of these time slots preferred, spread out over at least 2 days a week:

 M: 8-12:30, 3-5:00

T: 8-12:30, 3-4:30

W: 8-12:30, 3-5:00

Th: 8-12:30

Pay Rate: $10/hr

Description: I am a stay-at-home homeschooling mom who needs help with the children while I am home. I have three kids ages 7, 5, and almost 6 months. Specific duties may vary from day-to-day but could include:

* playing with/watching over children

*cooking

*cleaning/housework

*help with home-school lessons

Qualifications: Willingness to jump in where needed and flexibility to go with the flow with young children. Eagerness to learn our rhythms and routines.  Must be able to follow a recipe to cook. 

Contact Name: Laura Byrd

Contact Phone: 423.315.3682

Email: laurettabear@gmail.com

Retail and Shopper Data Analyst Intern 

Best known for Little Debbie® snack cakes, America’s leading snack cake brand, Sunbelt Bakery® granola products, and Drake’s Cakes®, McKee Foods Corporation is seeking a student Intern who will work in the Category Insights Department. This position will be conducting data analysis in support of the work done by Category Analysts which has a direct impact on our products in the marketplace.  The ideal candidate has the potential to work and learn with us throughout his/her college career.  This is an exciting opportunity to gain valuable experience with a company that is committed to providing consumers with quality products at an excellent value.  McKee Foods is a privately held, family owned company with an 84 year history of innovation and treating employees with respect, and a deeply held belief in the importance of doing business with integrity. 

Schedule: 

Monday - Friday, flexible work schedule with hours varying between 7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. (expected to work approximately 20 hours per week during school year and up to 40 during summer months and school breaks) 

Job Summary: 

You’ll learn from a great team of business analysts.  As an Intern in Category Insights, you will be an active part of the team that analyzes sales data for key insights and new opportunities at retail. You will compile data into reports and presentations, and monitor reports for existing business opportunities and historical performance.  This includes providing support for sales and execution strategies, preparing planograms, developing sales stories, and communicating key information to internal and external customers. 

Make McKee Foods a stable part of your education plan and you will develop the technical, business and customer-service skills needed to become a well-rounded business professional! 

Required Qualifications: 

  • Current enrollment in a bachelors degree program in Business Management, Accounting, Statistics, Data Analytics, Mathematics, Business Intelligence, Computer Science, or related field
  • Junior, Senior or Masters student
  • Demonstrated ability with Microsoft Office with high level Excel skills (i.e. ability to create charts, graphs, pivot tables, advanced formulas, statistical tools, pivot tables, etc.)
  • Ability to work with relational databases and extract information from databases
  • Ability to present findings and data to multiple levels of management
  • Interest in business analysis and insight discovery skills
  • Interest in and/or aptitude for working with Analytics, Retail, Sales and Marketing departments
  • Customer service skills
  • Willing and able to work in a team-oriented environment
  • Willing to accept responsibility
  • High level of initiative and drive
  • Ability to perform with minimal supervision
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability and willingness to learn new skills
  • Ability to work with a diverse customer base 

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • 0 GPA or higher on a 4.0 scale
  • Ability to work with basic statistical functions such as linear regression algorithms
  • Understanding of advanced database techniques, data visualization, data warehousing, online analytical processing (OLAP), data mining, decision support systems (DSS), artificial intelligence (AI) methods and other Business Intelligence (BI) topics
  • Demonstrated understanding of both qualitative and quantitative research methodologies
  • Demonstrated abilities with both custom and syndicated research
  • Experience in the consumer packaged goods business or working in a retail environment
  • Experience in category management processes and/or consumer/shopper insights 

Benefits: 

  • Competitive pay scale
  • 401(k) with matching contributions
  • Direct deposit payroll
  • Credit Union
  • Exercise and recreation facility

 *Please note: Spare and limited employees (including interns) are not eligible for some company benefits. 

To Apply: 

Please visit our website at www.mckeefoods.com to complete an online application or you may use this link to apply. 

https://mckee.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/mckee/job/Collegedale-TN/Retail-and-Shopper-Data-Analyst-Intern_R0006761 

All applications must be received by June 1, 2018. 

Please upload your current resume to be fully considered for this position. 

**Equal Opportunity Employer**

Construction Helper/Laborer 

Location:  Collegedale area  

Hours:  TBD

Pay Rate:  TBD

Description: Help assist Brick Layer with carrying materials, mixing morter, etc.

Qualifications:   Must be dependable and willing to work hard.  Have reliable transportation.   

Contact Name:  Roy Owens

Contact Phone:  423.309.5162

House Keeping  

Location:  Collegedale, TN

Hours:  TBD

Pay Rate:  $10 p/hr.

Description:   Dust, Vacuum, Clean three small bathrooms.

Qualifications:   Southern Adventist University Student

 
Contact Name:  Rose Keliany

 

Contact Phone:  423.894.9387  

Yard Work 

Location:  Collegedale, TN

Hours:  TBD

Description:   Move plants around, mow, plant new flowers, water, etc.

Qualifications:   Great for anyone who is willing to help a small yard look great and take directions well! SAU student; great summer job.

 

Contact Name:  Rose Keliany

 

Contact Phone:  423.894.9387 

Community Engagement AmeriCorps VISTA

Location: Chattanooga Neighborhood Enterprise 

Description/Duties:

Chattanooga Neighborhood Enterprise (CNE) is searching for a year-long AmeriCorps VISTA position to serve in its Community Engagement department. 

CNE is a nonprofit organization located in downtown Chattanooga. We focus on homeownership and financial education by making residential loans, providing financial counseling, and developing affordable real estate in Chattanooga's communities.

The VISTA will work closely with our Community Engagement Specialist to help cultivate and strengthen community connections, and this will be done through many neighborhood events and curb appeal projects throughout the year. The VISTA will help coordinate these events and projects, recruiting volunteers and creating an effective toolkit for resident replication. The VISTA will also help find funding for these projects and measure each project's effectiveness.

The ideal candidate for this position should possess excellent communication and problem solving skills as well as have a heart for serving the community.

The AmeriCorps VISTA program was started in order to help communities thrive. VISTA volunteers serve an organization full-time throughout their term and receive a stipend for their services. The program is a great way to help others while gaining skills to use toward a desired career.

This position will be for an entire year, ranging from 8/27/18 to 8/26/19. 

Contact Name: Jennifer Holder

Contact Phone: 423.756.6234

Email: jholder@gmail.com

House Cleaning

Location: 2 miles from campus

Hours: TBD

Pay Rate: $10

Description/Duties:

Contact Name: Ann Benefield

Contact Phone: 423.396.2978

Childcare

Location: McDonald, TN

Hours: 3-4 hours weekly. Occasionally overnight

Pay Rate: 15/ per hour. 100 per overnight stay

Description: Watch 3 boys ages 7,9, 11. 3-4 hours per week.  Occasionally overnight in our guest house. ( Once per month) 

Qualifications: Must be CPR certified, great with kids.  Must enjoy being outside and active. 

Contact Name: Laura Faulkner

Contact Phone: 423.596.4963

Email: lfaulkner28@yahoo.com

Housekeeping/Childcare/Organization

Location: Collegedale

Hours: 5-10 hours/wk

Pay Rate: $10/hour

Description: Local family with 4 boys ranging in ages 1-9 needs someone detail oriented and good with children to help with things like housecleaning, childcare, and projects. Hours are flexible. 

Qualifications: Must have attention to detail and patience with energetic boys

Contact Name: Karen Bieberitz

Contact Phone: 423-432-0021

Email: kmbieberitz@yahoo.com

AudioVerse Administrative Assistant

Location: AudioVerse, Apison, TN 

Hours: Flexible 20 hrs/week, with potential for more 

Pay Rate: $15.86-16.68 per hour depending on experience

Description:

Summary: AudioVerse is looking to hire an administrative assistant on a half-time basis who is organized, driven, flexible, tech-savvy, and passionate about the Adventist message and mission.  The work will mostly be at the office located in Apison, TN, but there will be travel throughout the year to various events.  This person will help coordinate special projects, maintain the ministry offices and equipment, managing online store inventory and order fulfillment, assisting with social media and marketing projects, coordinating events and meetings, contributing to media editing on occasion, and pitching in with various departments as needed.

1. Large portion of the duties involve research, planning, and carrying out special projects throughout the year.

2. Maintain organization and cleanliness of office.

3. Manage ministry equipment inventory, preparation for events and recordings.

4. Assist with inventory management and order fulfillment of online store.

5. Assist in the social media presence of the ministry with content creation and correspondence.

6. Assist with media editing and data-entry as needed.

7. Organize meetings and take minutes.

8. Writing, copyediting, and some basic layouts for marketing materials.

9. Occasional travel to events to record or promote ministry.

10. Assists as needed across various facets of the ministry to ensure smooth operations.

11. Works most closely with the Executive Director, Operations Director, and Communications Director.

Qualifications: 

1. Must have a strongly expressed commitment to Jesus Christ and the teachings and mission of the Seventh-day Adventist Church. 

2. Must be organized, self-motivated, self-directed, flexible, and hard working.

3. Must have strong technology skills and ability to figure things out quickly and independently.

4. Must possess strong verbal and written communication skills.

5. Bilingual ability in Spanish is a plus, but any of the following languages would be a blessing: Portuguese, French, German, Russian, Chinese, or Japanese.

6. Proficient with word processing, spreadsheets, social media, web browsers.

7. Would be nice to know basic web design, Adobe Creative Suite, and some audio/video editing.

8. Ability to travel several times a year.

9. Must be a US citizen or permanent resident.

To Apply:

1. Submit your resume and following information to alistair@audioverse.org.

2. Include 3 references. At least one should be a former supervisor/employer, and at least one should be a spiritual mentor (pastor/chaplain/etc).

3. Share one paragraph of why you want to join the AudioVerse team and why you think you are a good fit for the team?

Contact Name: Alistair Huong

Contact Phone: 909-910-8888

Email: alistair@audioverse.org

Transportation Intern

Location:  Lipsey Logistics Worldwide, Chattanooga, TN  

Hours:  Flexible with some nights and weekends 

Pay Rate: $11-12/hr

Description:  

Lipsey Logistics Worldwide, LLC in Chattanooga is seeking motivated students for our summer internship program. 

Our summer internship program is intended to provide students concrete business experience in the fast-paced, challenging transportation industry.  The program offers students the ability to cultivate their business skills through broad exposure to the organization.  Students will analyze and solve real world business problems, understand and apply business metrics to goal achievement while fully engaged in the day to day operations. 

Opportunities available in brokerage, track & trace, IT, HR, and general office.  Students studying Logistics, Transportation, or Supply Chain will find this opportunity invaluable experience.

Qualifications:  

  • Current Student 
  • Flexible scheduling with the ability to work nights and weekends
  • 40 hours per week with possible overtime
  • Demonstrated leadership abilities
  • Above average interpersonal and communication skills
  • Excellent computer skills 

Contact Name:  Lisa Pauley

How to Apply:  

If interested, please submit your resume to lipseycareers@lipseylogistics.com

**These internship positions are considered temporary employment, with a predicted end date.  No full time employment commitments are made.  Outstanding and successful interns will have the opportunity to return the following summer.** 

Housekeeper

Location: Tennessee River Place - House Keeping

Hours: Flexible hours; part-time or full-time.

Pay Rate: $11/hr

Description: Duties Housekeeping duties and opportunities to be a part of B&B and event hall operations. Friendly, positive, Christian work environment with opportunity to learn new skills.  Looking for someone honest and dependable.  Beautiful location on the Tennessee River just 10 minutes outside of downtown Chattanooga.

Qualifications: No experience necessary

Other: www.tennesseeriverplace.com

Contact Name: Aaron Little 

Contact Phone: 423.821.1077

Email: aaron@tennesseeriverplace.com

Groundskeeper 

Location: Tennessee River Place - Groundskeeping/Maintenance 

Hours: Flexible hours; part-time or full-time.

Pay Rate: $11/hr

Description: Groundskeeping and light maintenance as well as light farming duties. Friendly, positive, Christian work environment with opportunity to learn new skills.  Looking for someone honest and dependable.  Beautiful location on the Tennessee River just 10 minutes outside of downtown Chattanooga.

Qualifications: No experience necessary

Other: www.tennesseeriverplace.com

Contact Name: Aaron Little 

Contact Phone: 423.821.1077

Email: aaron@tennesseeriverplace.com

Server 

Location: East Ridge Residence 

Hours: Several Server Opportunities are available with differing hours from breakfast servers to evening servers (3-7pm) 

Pay Rate: Commensurate with experience

Description: Provide quick, efficient and pleasant delivery of food, ensuring that quality standards and service are being delivered.  Take food orders and deliver meals to residents and guests in a timely and courteous manner.  Ensure safety and proper handling of dishes, glassware and utensils.  Must perform any other required duties as requested by the General Manager.

Qualifications: No experience is required; however, a good personality with strong verbal communications skills are essential.  Individuals must work well with others, be dependable, hard working and possess a willingness to learn 

Other: No phone calls.  If you are looking for a rewarding position with a family atmosphere, then you have found your place!  Please apply in person. 

East Ridge Residence

1417 North Mack Smith Road

East Ridge, TN  37412

Contact Name: Glenda Camp

Contact Phone: 423.899.6370

Email: Carol@EastRidgeResidence.com

Extended Coverage Track & Trace Associate

Location: Lipsey Logistics

Hours: Monday - Thursday, 6pm - 6am

Pay Rate: TBD

Description: This position is for an Extended Coverage Track and Trace Associate. 

CLASSIFICATION SUMMARY:

Coordinate the successful movement of loads as the customer requires by ensuring carrier is tracking for on-time pickup and delivery, tracking loads, performing carrier compliance and assisting in the management of outsourced network of transportation provider partners.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

Assist in tracking all loads from the point the carrier is contracted through final delivery of the load Collect, document and disseminate accurate information to/from Carriers and Drivers and between internal departments Dispatch drivers to designated shippers, consignees and intermediate stops if applicable.

Document all correspondences, issues and service deviations with carrier/driver and customer in the McLeod as they occur or as the information is received Identify and communicate ways Lipsey Logistics can continuously improve in its operations Assist in the development of new employees Maintain proper attendance and punctuality to ensure that the department is operated in an efficient and cost effective manner.

Ability to work on a Lipsey site or Lipsey Logistics customer location site while performing the essential functions of this position.

Uses, carries and answers their cell phone for business purposes as determined by the assigned job duties and the department head Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

High school diploma or equivalent and six months of customer experience or transportation experience required. Any combination of relevant education, training or experience sufficient to perform the essential duties of the job will be considered.

Contact Name: Lisa Pauley

Contact Phone: 423.708.7006

Email: lipseycareers@lipseylogistics.com