2022-2023 Campus Graduate - Marketing Development Program

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Position: 2022-2023 Campus Graduate - Marketing Development Program

Primary location Midland (MI, USA), Michigan, United States of America

Schedule: Full time

Date Posted: 10/07/2022

Job Number: R2036584

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How can your expertise make a difference?

DOW’s Marketing Development Program (MDP) is an industry-respected training program for new graduates aspiring to join a collaborative Marketing Team.  Every day, Dow Marketers make contributions to #TEAMDOW’s vision of becoming the most Inclusive, Sustainable, Customer-Centric and Innovative Material Science Company.  A career with Dow's Sales & Marketing organization promises to be rewarding, filled with experiences that will continue to challenge and grow your personal and professional passions.

Marketing Specialists act as subject matter experts in their area of responsibilities either within a business or aligned to global marketing. Working closely within their teams to define strategies and activities required to reach their growth objectives.  Marketing Specialists provide expertise and guidance to execute supporting tactics to complete these activities while making the most effective and efficient use of available modern marketing tools, enablers, and technologies.  They are also supported to develop new approaches to address business opportunities or challenges. They typically provide guidance, structure and capabilities to assist businesses in activities such as market research, rapid market assessments, digital applications, voice of customer/surveys, and data analysis.

Successful candidates at Dow can be described as:

  • Passionate for discovering and understanding industry trends, competitor landscapes, and customer needs.
  • Effective communicator for both internal and external audiences with a bias for action.
  • Seek a fast-paced and dynamic work environment with the ability to work independently (virtual office) and within business teams to develop your own strategy to achieve goals and desire significant responsibility early in your career.

Minimum Requirements:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Marketing Research, Communications or other relevant business degree.
  • A minimum GPA of 2.700 (4.000 scale).
  • Core Competencies of a successful candidate include initiative, interpersonal effectiveness, leadership, communication skills, and the ability to problem solve with and through other people in complex situations. 
  • A minimum requirement for a U.S. based position is the ability to work legally in the United States.  No visa sponsorship/support is available for this position, including for any type of U.S. permanent residency (green card) process. 

Dow’s Marketing Development Program offers a structured program designed for new college graduates.  Our program sets you up for success as you enter the business world. You will participate in a variety of experiences designed to build skills and familiarize you with Dow’s culture.

We make diversity and inclusion a priority—because sharing our perspectives and building on each other’s ideas will drive innovation. Could you imagine yourself in a place like this?

Successful MDP’s will begin their career in Midland, Michigan.  Domestic relocation likely after the completion of the program (4-6 months) to a Dow hub or agreed upon location.   Personal transportation is a requirement while in training as Midland does not have public transportation systems.

Dow Offers: 

  • A robust total rewards program, including: competitive base pay, variable pay that rewards individual, team, and Company performance, and comprehensive benefits
  • On-going learning opportunities within a diverse, inclusive and rewarding work environment 
  • Career experiences that can span different Dow businesses and functions with opportunities for personal and professional growth 
  • The chance to work within a global company and interact with colleagues from around the world 
  • Opportunities that spark your imagination and ignite your passion to help others 

About Dow

Dow (NYSE: DOW) combines global breadth; asset integration and scale; focused innovation and materials science expertise; leading business positions; and environmental, social and governance (ESG) leadership to achieve profitable growth and deliver a sustainable future. The Company's ambition is to become the most innovative, customer centric, inclusive and sustainable materials science company in the world. Dow's portfolio of plastics, industrial intermediates, coatings and silicones businesses delivers a broad range of differentiated, science-based products and solutions for its customers in high-growth market segments, such as packaging, infrastructure, mobility and consumer applications. Dow operates 104 manufacturing sites in 31 countries and employs approximately 35,700 people. Dow delivered sales of approximately $55 billion in 2021. References to Dow or the Company mean Dow Inc. and its subsidiaries. For more information, please visit www.dow.com or follow @DowNewsroom on Twitter.

As part of our dedication to the diversity of our workforce, Dow is committed to equal opportunities in employment.  We encourage every employee to bring their whole self to work each day to not only deliver more value, but also have a more fulfilling career. Further information regarding Dow's equal opportunities is available on www.dow.com.

Dow is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and is committed to providing opportunities without regard for race, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or religion. We are also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at http://www.dow.com/en-us/contact-us or you may call us at 1-833-My Dow HR and select option 0, then press *.


As a 2022-2023 Campus Graduate - Marketing Development Program, you will live and work around Midland (MI, USA), Michigan, United States of America:

Employs: 5,000 individuals
Our footprint: Global headquarters for Dow
Our city: Ranked in the top 5 for the Best Small City to raise a family in by Forbes magazine
Nearby: Detroit (2 hours away) and Ann Arbor (2 hours away)