Who We’re Looking For at the UW-Stout Career Conference

There’s no doubt about it: A new generation of direct marketing is upon us, signaled by the increasing power of data, dynamic content, and the advances in digital production. Naturally, finding new talent to support IWCO Direct well into the future is a top priority—and University of Wisconsin-Stout’s Career Conference is one of the richest sources we’ve found for locating those up-and-comers.

We’ve attended the UW-Stout Career Conference for nearly a decade. During that time, we’ve hired UW-Stout students and grads for a variety of internships and full-time positions. We’ve placed UW-Stout grads in technical writing, client services, sales, and a variety of other positions at IWCO Direct.

What Makes UW-Stout a Great Place to Find the Next Generation of Direct Marketing Talent

There’s a reason we keep coming back to the well of talent that is UW-Stout: It’s a valuable resource for our recruiting efforts for several reasons, not least of which because the university’s marketing-adjacent programs, such as Cross-Media Graphics Management, prepare its students well for positions within our company—from client and creative services to scheduling, operations, and more.

But all of that ignores a key component of any recruitment effort: What will you, the applicant, get out of a career at IWCO Direct? In addition to providing a great starting point for your career in direct marketing, we offer great mentorship, coaching, and learning opportunities with some of the most highly-recognized professionals from every discipline within the industry.

What We’re Looking For—and How to Show Us You’re It

This time around, we’re looking for qualified candidates to fill several internships and full-time positions, all of which can be found on our Careers page. To put your best foot forward, start by getting to know us. Students who understand what we do and can explain how they could make an impact on our organization make a very strong first impression. Researching IWCO Direct and familiarizing yourself with the openings we have available is the best way to show us you’re serious about your career goals.

We encourage any students with an interest in a marketing career to visit us at the UW-Stout Career Conference. Pick our recruiters’ brains about the rich future of the direct marketing industry, current openings at IWCO Direct, and how to find out if we’re right for you. Here’s where and when you can find us:

When: February 21, 2017, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Where: UW-Stout Sports & Fitness Center

Who: IWCO Direct Recruiters Paula Matzke and Mary O’Brien

Can’t make it this year? You can always check out the job postings on our Careers page to keep up with jobs we’re looking to fill and current internship opportunities. Reach out and keep in touch—and we can’t wait to meet the future of the direct marketing industry.

Blog Author

Bev Lohs
Vice President of Human Resources. Graduate of the University of Wisconsin – Whitewater and IWCO Direct team member for more than 13 lucky years. Favorite award or recognition: Random acts of kindness. Personal business philosophy: “The achievements of an organization are the results of the combined effort of each individual” – Vince Lombardi. Loves summer boating, winter dogsledding and the Green Bay Packers.

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