Marketing Intern

Internship Chicago, Illinois


Position at Ziff Davis

Marketing Intern Wanted! (Chicago Loop)
compensation: $15/hr
employment type: full-time

Ziff Davis B2B, a division of Ziff Davis, a j2 Company, is hiring a Marketing Intern ASAP for our downtown Chicago office. Our Marketing Team is revenue-focused and aligned with sales; this internship will provide a broad range of experiences and exposure to revenue generating strategy and tactics across multiple business units, brands and internal stakeholders.

About ZDB2B
Ziff Davis B2B introduces technology buyers worldwide to a wide range of software and hardware providers who can meet their short and long-term requirements. This connection allows thousands of leading global B2B vendors to: a) introduce market-leading brands and products to highly targeted decision makers and influencers, b) reach the right technology buyers at critical points during the purchase decision cycle, and c) accelerate sales and revenue through the highest quality leads and buyer data available in the market.

The Marketing Intern will assist the ZD B2B Marketing Team in coordinating and
implementing programs and tasks to provide sales support and enablement; responsibilities include but
are not limited to:

  • sales presentation decks (creation and customization)
  • sales and marketing collateral (one sheeters, sales slicks, event signage)
  • client campaign success reports
  • competitor intelligence reporting and analysis
  • track, assess and report on value of marketing campaigns
  • assist with execution of and analytics from client satisfaction surveys
  • coordinate sales events including conference/networking/market visit prep and ROI tracking
  • completion of various other administrative tasks to support sales and marketing efforts
  • assist with lead funnel management and lead distribution


  • College student or college graduate with an emphasis in performance marketing, advertising, sales, branding or public relations. MBA /graduate student preferred.
  • Self-starter with excellent communication and writing skills.
  • Fresh perspective, innovative ideas and initiative to readily share these with the team.
  • Must enjoy working in a fast-paced team environment with competing projects and deadlines.
  • Good research and problem-solving skills.
  • Strong computer skills, including knowledge of Excel, Word, and PowerPoint, with an ability to
  • learn other marketing and sales automation programs (i.e. Salesforce, Hubspot, Quip).
  • Professionalism, candor, good sense of humor.
  • Must possess strong organizational and time management skills as well as an acute attention to
  • detail.
  • Experience with demand generation, lead generation, content strategy, social media, highly preferred.

The Ziff Davis B2B office is conveniently located in the Loop, just steps from the L, Starbucks and a variety of restaurants and retailers and only a block from the Riverwalk.


  • super casual office environment (dress for your day!)
  • open concept work space; exposure to many Ziff Davis staff in this location including emedia, Ziff Davis B2B, Ziff Tech, Mashable, Everyday Health, IGN and growing
  • free food: fresh popcorn daily, fresh fruit on Mondays, bagels on Wednesdays, more candy than a candy store & almost free (.25) vending machines
  • tricked out rec room with fully stocked beer fridge, ping pong, video games, darts and more
  • gym in building ($25/month); bike room available ($10/month)

Please reply with your resume and cover letter highlighting your specific areas of experience and/or interest as well as your availability to join the ZDB2B Marketing Team!