Careers

Company Overview

Solar Marketing Group (SMG) is a fast-growing full-service marketing agency based in Northern California. Our portfolio of services includes planning and executing branding campaigns, field marketing and mobile tours; event planning, production and management; brand strategy; product marketing; collateral development, design and production; online and digital marketing and PR.


Graphic Design Intern

Job Type: Intern/Fellowship
Status:
Temporary/Part-time
Hours: 
15 to 20 hours per week
Industry:
Solar, Clean Tech
Location:
San Francisco/Bay Area, CA
Relocation:
Local candidates only
Compensation:
Unpaid

Job Description

Solar Marketing Group (SMG) is seeking dynamic and enthusiastic interns to develop exciting creative marketing programs. Projects will primarily focus on graphic design and layout for websites, brochures, and other marketing collateral.  Our clients are leading solar and clean tech producers, manufacturers, distributors, and developers.  Interns will receive top-notch training and marketing experience. The internship will last for 3 months and has the potential to turn into a paid opportunity at the end of that period.

Skills and Requirements

Proficiency with common computer software, including Mac OS and MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint). Adobe Creative Suite, InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop experience required. Proficiency in Dreamweaver, Flash and WordPress is a plus.

The ideal candidate will have a positive, can-do attitude, willingness to learn, and passion for the sustainability/clean energy movement! Industry experience is preferred but not required. SMG will provide the requisite training in order to succeed. Candidates must be working towards a Graphic Design Bachelors or Masters Degree or be a recent graduate of a design program.


Marketing Intern

Job Category: Marketing
Job Type: Intern/Fellowship
Status: Temporary/Part-time
Hours: 15 to 20 hours per week
Industry: Solar, Clean Tech
Location: San Francisco/Bay Area, CA
Relocation: Local candidates only
Compensation: Unpaid

Job Description

Solar Marketing Group (SMG) is seeking dynamic and enthusiastic interns to develop exciting marketing and communications programs in the San Francisco/Bay Area market! Our clients are leading clean energy producers, manufacturers, distributors, and developers. Interns will receive top-notch training and marketing training, as well as experience in the energy and clean tech industries. If you’re looking to work in a fast-paced environment with fun and dedicated people, this is the job for you!

General Requirements

The ideal candidate will have a positive, can-do attitude, willingness to learn, and passion for the sustainability and clean energy movement! Industry experience is preferred but not required. Candidates will be comfortable communicating over the phone and be able to work as part of a lean team. Candidates must be working toward an undergraduate or master’s degree or recent graduate from a top university. The internship starts in January 2013 and will last for a minimum of 3 months. If interested, please email cover letter and resume to info@solarmarketinggroup.com


Business Development Associate

Job Type: Business Development/Sales
Category Status: Marketing/Communications
Status: Contract
Hours: 20 to 30 hours per week
Industry: Solar, Clean Tech
Location: San Francisco/Bay Area, CA
Relocation: Local candidates only
Compensation: Commission

Job Description

SMG is seeking dynamic and enthusiastic business development associates to grow our clientele in the San Francisco/Bay Area market! SMG is a niche marketing agency focused on building marketing resources for solar energy and cleantech providers and developers. Business development associates will receive top-notch industry training and marketing experience. The dates and hours are negotiable but will average 20-30 hours per week to start. Critical tasks includes:

  1. Outreach to target prospects via email, phone and networking event
  2. Manage and own a contact strategy and follow-up cycle
  3. Maintain database of contacts, while continually identifying high value targets and their critical needs areas
  4. Converting prospects to clients by handing off to management
  5. Assess and recommend sales material requirements to marketing

General Requirements

The ideal candidate will have a positive, can-do attitude, willingness to learn, and passion for the sustainability and the green movement! Solar and/or cleantech experience is preferred but not required. SMG will provide the requisite training in order to succeed. Candidates must have a BS degree and prior sales or business development experience. Highly self-directed individuals will succeed in this position. Highly self-directed individuals will suceed in this position. High level of confidence with Excel and PowerPoint skills is a plus. If interested, please email cover letter and resume to info@solarmarketinggroup.com