EW Data Management Intern

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EnterpriseWorks & University of Illinois Research Park
Who we are
Research Park is a technology hub for corporate operations focusing on innovative, cutting edge research and development. EnterpriseWorks is an award-winning incubator at the Research Park that focuses on science and research-based start up companies commercializing technology from the University of Illinois. We have a multifaceted team of professionals and interns dedicated to helping our startups and corporations thrive in the Research Park.
Data Management Internship
Do you enjoy cleaning and organizing data? Managing a variety of information and data points? Do you enjoy managing your own projects and working on both a team and independently? We’re looking for a talented and experienced student to be responsible for cleaning, managing, analyzing and inputting company information into our Salesforce database. You will may also be asked to help with database administration and the information management objectives of the Research Park and EnterpriseWorks. 
This position will begin as soon as possible during the Fall 2018 semester at a minimum of 10 hours per week.
What You’ll Do
As a Data Management Intern, you will have the opportunity to work alongside EnterpriseWorks staff to input, clean and manage company data. Your main responsibility will be to keep record of the previous, current, and new tenants of not only EnterpiseWorks but of Research Park. This aspect is extremely important to help keep information accurate and up to date. 
  • Applicants must be available to work 10-20 hours per week during Fall 2018 
  • At the time of employment, you must be a full-time enrolled student at the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
  • Graduation date must be December 2019 or after
  • Strong multitasking, time management and production skills to balance multiple projects at once
  • Familiarity with databases and/or CRM software (professional or coursework)
  • Facility with Microsoft Office, especially Excel
  • Experience conducting research using licensed and open source databases
  • Familiar with database search techniques (Boolean search, advanced search techniques, controlled vocabularies)
  • Goal-oriented and deadline driven
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Can work effectively alone or as part of a team
  • Must maintain clear communications with management on project status
Preference will be given to candidates with professional experience using Salesforce 
Nice to Have:
  • Degree in business, statistics, computer science, or another business- or technology-related field
  • Knowledge of one or more programming languages, such as Java or Apex
  • Knowledge of advanced Excel formulas
  • Some familiarity with business research tools and techniques, including the use of databases such as PrivCo, SEC Edgar, and demographic databases
  • Project management experience
To apply submit your application here:  https://go.researchpark.illinois.edu/DataInternApp
Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis; we are looking to fill this position as soon as possible.
Compensation: Hourly wage will be $12-$14.00 per hour based on degree level and experience. This position will be paid by the University of Illinois.
Timing: Student is expected to work 10-20 hours per week during the academic year. Pending successful performance reviews, the internship can continue through multiple semesters including a full-time internship during the summer.
For more information, please visit researchpark.illinois.edu. Direct questions to Jenny Kim at jskim3@illinois.edu and Emily Orden at orden2@illinois.edu.