Salesforce Intern in Marysville, OH at Hawthorne Gardening Co.

Date Posted: 3/24/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

At the Hawthorne Gardening Company (HGC) we want our people to empower more people to garden no matter where and how they choose to grow. We accomplish this by encouraging people to live happier, healthier lives through gardening. If you also feel this way then you’d fit in great with us!

Job Overview: 

In this position, you will help identify and research emerging technologies in the Information Technology (IT) industry that will enable Scotts Miracle-Gro to address current and future IT opportunities. You will be performing analysis and developing recommendations for technology use and performing proof-of-concept exercises for selected technologies. You will be documenting results and these are used by solution architects and others in making future technology decisions. You will be a member of a highly-collaborative and fast-paced team that is intensely focused on using IT to enable the Scotts Miracle-Gro business to grow and deliver ever-improving products and services to our customers. 

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Provide Salesforce support for Sales and Service Cloud users users

  • Determine best solution for addressing support or system enhancement requests

  • Design, integrate, and maintain Salesforce with other enterprise applications

  • Collaborate with business units to identify application requirements and implement solutions

Minimum Qualifications:

Education level: 

  • Sophomore or later in Bachelor’s degree program in Computer Science, Computer & Information Systems, Business Administration

Specific skills:

  • Salesforce administration experience preferred

  • Excellent interpersonal skills are a critical success factor for this role

  • Critical thinking and analytical skills

  • Ability to consistently and clearly communicate verbally and in writing with a variety of audiences at their respective levels of technology understanding

  • Ability to work independently as well as a member of a highly-collaborative team

  • Excellent planning and prioritization skills to enable consistent and timely delivery of work products


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Physical abilities:

  • Ability to work effectively in a physical and virtual an office environment.

Our commitment to LiveTotal Health puts the wellness and safety of our associates and their families as the top priority.  Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, ensuring associate safety has been a primary focus for all of us at Scotts.  During this year’s flu season and the continuing pandemic, we remain committed to doing everything we can to keep our associates healthy and safe.   As such, we are requiring our US associates to get a flu vaccine. This safety measure will help protect our associates, our families and our communities.  We recognize a medical or personal circumstance may prevent you from meeting this requirement and we have a process to address those concerns.

Not interested in this role? Check out our other career opportunities and learn more about what it’s like to work at Hawthorne Gardening Company by accessing our Talent Network: HGC Talent Network

The Hawthorne Gardening Company is a start-up company focused on hydroponic gardening. Dedicated to creating high quality products founded in social and environmental responsibility. Backed by the largest lawn and garden company in the U.S. (Scotts Miracle-Gro, NYSE: SMG) we bring new ideas, values, and culture to our endeavors without the constraints of a large corporation. We are an energetic, progressive-minded, sustainability-focused group of highly-motivated individuals, eager to share our love of gardening with the world.

The brands and products within our portfolio include: Sunlight Supply, General Hydroponics, General Organics, Vermicrop, Botanicare, AeroGarden, CanFilters and Gavita Lighting.

Hawthorne Gardening Company is an EEO Employer, dedicated to a culturally diverse, drug free workplace.

EEO/AA Employer/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Notification to Agencies:

Please note that the Hawthorne Gardening Company does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement, and specific approval to submit resumes to an approved requisition, the Hawthorne Gardening Company will not consider or approve payment regarding recruiter fees or referral compensations.