Corporate Communications Intern

Corporate Communications Intern

Job Description

The Corporate Communications Intern will be assigned with the company’s corporate communications group and will focus on providing feature/news writing and photography support. The internship can begin in the summer 2020. The position reports to the company’s Communications Director and will be located in Norfolk, Va.

Day-to-day activities include:

  • Work with communications leadership to conduct corporate communications projects
  • Provide photography support of events in Norfolk, Va., to include shooting, selecting and posting images upon direction (camera equipment will be supplied)
  • Write feature and news stories for use in printed and digital products
  • Observe Ship Repair media relations for an understanding of corporate communications activities
  • Assist with the generation and management of official social media content
  • Learn about the maritime and defense industries

Required Skills and Education

  • Must currently be enrolled in a graduate or undergraduate degree program at an accredited college or university
  • Must be currently pursuing a degree in the disciplines of communications, journalism, or a related field

Preferred Skills and Education

  • Must have successfully completed three years of study; achieving at least junior classmen status.
  • Must have at least a 3.0 GPA
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Strong feature and news writing skills
  • Strong photography skills
  • Detail oriented
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite, especially Word, PowerPoint and Vizio

About BAE Systems Platforms & Services
BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services. Platforms & Services designs, develops, produces, supports, maintains, modernizes and upgrades armored combat vehicles, wheeled vehicles, naval guns, surface ship combatants, commercial vessels, missile launchers, artillery systems, military ordnance, and protective wear and armor. Equal Opportunity Employer: Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

Job Details

Opportunity Type: 
BAE Systems
Hampton Roads
Career Field: 
Business Management & Administration