2022 Summer Intern: Communications

Intern Stamford, Connecticut Posted 10/12/2021 Areas of interest: Communications, Intern, Program Management Requisition Number: 293829BR GGN100
At a Glance
  • You’re a motivated rising junior or senior student with a 3.0 GPA or higher seeking a degree in one of the following areas listed below from an accredited college or university:
    • Communications
    • Business Management
  • This is a learning-intensive program designed to give you essential business insights and hands-on experience in your field of choice. It’s a full-time, 10-week commitment from June 1, 2022 through August 5, 2022.
  • Benefits include professional development sessions, networking opportunities, and mentorship.

The Spectrum Internship Experience
You have clear aspirations and are seeking a summer internship program that will help you meet them. Find it at Spectrum, named one of the Top 100 Internship Programs in the United States by WayUp.

Our internships are designed to provide:
  • Opportunities to gain new skills and elevate the ones you already have, all in a robust and forward-thinking business setting.
  • First-rate, hands-on experience in the telecommunications industry.
  • Opportunities to connect you with people who can give you a better understanding of the industry and help you accomplish real goals you can add to your résumé, this includes assigning you a formal mentor and interactions with senior executives.

What you can expect in this role
As a Spectrum Intern, you’ll be essential to two teams — your respective department and your Intern peer group. Department and team-focused projects account for about 80% of your schedule. You’ll spend the other 20% on professional development sessions and networking activities, including the Kickoff Conference on June 1, webinars, community service, cross-functional project, and final presentations.

Internship responsibilities may include
  • Learn to manage and execute a variety of internal communication programs targeted to current Spectrum employees.
  • Partner with Manager to execute projects such as: weekly Spectrum News, Leadership News, Alerts and write internal communication materials
  • Contribute to key Communications activity (such as: strategizing, editing and proofing).
  • Assist with management of department assets such as: Communications Calendar, organization of new product launches, audit key project deliverables, assist Manager with project flow creation.
  • Learn and apply key communication concepts, processes and practices related to increasing employee readership of materials.
  • Contribute to execution of internal communication strategy and related communications tactics.
  • Learn 1 communication intake from start to finish such as: Intake, Edit, Publish
  • Support program management activities such as: gathering reports on Communication metrics, and assisting with the analysis and next steps.

Here’s what it takes to get started

Required qualifications
  • Must be currently enrolled in an accredited College or University completing a Bachelor’s Degree or Advanced Degree
  • Must have at least a 3.0 GPA or greater in current program
  • Ability to travel locally to Spectrum Intern development events and activities throughout the program
  • Authorization to work in the U.S. without restrictions or need for future sponsorship

Preferred qualifications
  • Interest/background in Communications, Business Management or Project Management
  • Strong written communication skills in a clear and straightforward manner
  • Strategic thinker with meticulous attention to detail, working well under pressure, and meeting deadlines.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to multitask and adapt in a fast-paced environment
  • Mature judgment and individual initiative
  • Innovative, organized, and self-motivated with a keen interest in driving strategic messages to key internal role-players
  • Proficient with MS Office applications, Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook
GGN100 293829 293829BR

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