Harpoon Brewery; Marketing Internship Winter/Spring 2012

This is a 20-30 hour intern position from early January to mid-May at Harpoon’s Boston, MA brewery

Position Overview:

Opportunity for hands-on experience with craft brewing marketing team.

Candidate Profile:

The intern position requires managing multiple functions and activities in promotionally-focused marketing team.  The ideal candidate will have the maturity, energy, organizational skills, and work habits to thrive in a multi-tasking environment.  A genuine interest in craft beer is helpful.  Personal integrity, people skills, and professionalism are a prerequisite.  The candidate must be comfortable with hands-on execution of various marketing programs.  Success is dependent upon fit with Harpoon’s culture, which embraces entrepreneurship, hard work, and a passion for the Company’s mission and goals.


Promotion and Festivals

  • Planning beer festivals, cycling, and running events with Harpoon staff and third parties
  • Execution of numerous event production tasks
  • Follow up and evaluation of programs

Public Relations

  • Distribute PR materials and follow-up with media outlets

Digital Marketing

  • Administrative duties to support electronic customer retention program
  • Content management on website and social media


  • Direct involvement brewery tours and tastings
  • Merchandise/beer stocking and maintenance
  • Selling merchandise and beer at the Visitor Center
  • Greeting visitors to the brewery
  • Basic bar-back work
  • Assisting Visitor’s Center Manager with administrative duties



  • 20-30  hours per week
  • Must be able to work some evenings and weekends


Requirements and Qualifications:

Must be 21 years old

Dependability, enthusiasm, cheerful and professional demeanor

Willingness to learn and do hands-on work

Ability to work unsupervised

Strong organizational and time management skills

Valid driver’s license

Actively pursuing BA in Marketing, Business Management, or Sales

Leadership in student organizations and/or athletic teams is highly valued


Compensation – Compliance with credits or other certification from undergraduate program


How to Apply:  Contact Jeremiah Mono,HR Manager via jmono@HarpoonBrewery.com


Posted on December 6, 2011, in Public Relations/Event Planning, Sales, Social Media & Internet Marketing. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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