Panasonic Intern, Product Specialist (Spring Semester 2018) in Newark, New Jersey

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.

Based in Newark, NJ, Panasonic Consumer Electronics Company (PCEC) is a division of Panasonic Corporation of North America, the principal North American subsidiary of Panasonic Corporation. The company offers a wide range of consumer solutions including products from 4K Smart TVs, Entertainment products, LUMIX Digital Cameras, Camcorders, Home Appliances, Cordless Phones, Beauty and Grooming products and more. In Interbrand’s 2013 Annual “Best Global Green Brands” report, the Panasonic brand ranked number four, the highest ranked electronics brand in the report.

Currently, PCEC has an immediate opening available for an Intern, Product Specialist

We are looking for an enthusiastic intern to work with our microwave and appliances area to develop product comparison charts, and feature descriptions along with buying guide type materials for various product lines including camera lenses and headphones.

What You’ll Get to Do:

  • Investigate competitive product information through the internet and other sources

  • Product manager support, sales reports, sales analytics

  • Aid product managers and sales team as needed.

What You’ll Bring:

Education & Experience :

● Interest in consumer electronic products and appliances

● Pursing a degree in business or other related field

Problem Solving :

● Able to locate and identify products on the internet, upload new content

● SAP reports

Communications :

● Product Managers

Other Requirements :

  • Ability to use internet and Microsoft Office applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint), SAP, retail sites

  • Strong desire to learn along with professional drive

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Detail-oriented and possess sharp business acumen

  • An analytical mind with problem-solving aptitude

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.