Product Management Intern
Newark , New Jersey
January 30, 2017
Every moment of every day, people all over the world turn to Panasonic to make their lives simpler, more enjoyable, more productive and more secure. Since our founding almost a century ago, we’ve been committed to improving peoples’ lives and making the world a better place–one customer, one business, one innovative leap at a time. Come join our journey.

Panasonic Industrial Devices Sales Company of America , a division of Panasonic Corporation of North America , has a long, distinguished history of serving the North American manufacturing sector. Our aim is to support local manufacturing with products, technologies, and service that promote our customers' immediate and long-term goals. Our OEM industrial electronic components, subsystems and factory automation are geared to a diverse range of industries. ICD aims to achieve strategic partnerships, as well as support the development of North American manufacturing.

Currently, PIDSA has an immediate opening for a Product Management Intern.

What You’ll Get to Do:

Assist product managers in day to day activities and projects related to promotion of products to Housing/Construction industry. Draft, edit and review product documentation, -- specifications, brochures, catalogs – may create application guidelines and expand website resources to streamline product support. May document project status and action required list and update project dashboards.

Technical Writing (30%)
  • Work with product & marketing management to create and design application guides.
  • Draft and improve new and existing product documentation -- specifications, brochures, catalogs, application instructions, and others.

Technical Support (30%)
  • May assist in addressing customer product inquires and compliance issues.
  • Assist in the development of product training materials for both sales staff and customers

Reports (40%)
  • May assist management in the preparation of reports on product and sales
  • May assist in the research of market, competition and customer information.
  • May assist in project management of specific projects by documenting customer activity, keeping track of action items, and prioritizing next steps.

What You'll Bring:

Education & Experience
A college intern entering into their junior, senior year or a recent graduate with a major in Marketing, Business Management or Architecture.

Know How: Prior experience in business or project management is preferred. Experience in architecture or materials or civil engineering a plus. Successful candidate must be proficient in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel.

Communications: Strong written and oral communication capabilities are required.

What We Offer:

Family like environment with an entrepreneurial spirit
Collaborative culture that thrives on innovation and new ideas
Rewards and recognition for great achievements
Growth opportunities for career development
Flexible work arrangements to help balance life and work
Competitive benefits and compensation package

Panasonic is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer . All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by law or company policy. All qualified individuals are required to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation. Pre-employment drug testing is required for safety sensitive positions or as may otherwise be required by contract or law. Due to the high volume of responses, we will only be able to respond to candidates of interest. All candidates must have valid authorization to work in the U.S. Thank you for your interest in Panasonic Corporation of North America.

A little about us:
Panasonic endeavors each day to shape a brighter future through the development of technologies designed to improve lives of our customers, employees and community.

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