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Work in economic development for the Greater Grand Rapids region

Thank you for your interest in working for The Right Place, Inc. located in Grand Rapids, Michigan. At this time, we are seeking candidates for the following position(s):

Business Development Intern

The Business Development Intern will play an active role on RPI’s Business Development team. They will be responsible for assisting the team in key activities related to company retention, expansion, and attraction efforts, which are critical to achieve RPI’s overall strategy and objectives. Key responsibilities include updating the Salesforce database and preparing reports on business retention, expansion, and attraction, supporting the business development team as needed, representing The Right Place at external events, identifying companies that may be appropriate targets for The Right Place's key programs, assisting to finalize a regional technology company capabilities matrix, and more.

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Hello West Michigan Marketing & Communications Intern

Under general direction, the Marketing Communications Intern manages several of their own project areas and gains exposure to the work done by other team members in a collaborative environment. They will be responsible for assisting the team in implementing the organization’s marketing and communication strategy and tactics. This internship is a great opportunity to gain hands-on, professional experience working on a variety of marketing and communication efforts including content creation, social media, customer communication (CRM), website content management, and email marketing. The right candidate for this position will possess a strong work ethic and enthusiasm to gain new knowledge and experience.

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