Position Title: Corporate Communications Intern
Job Location: New York, NY
The Weather Company, an IBM Business, is seeking a Corporate Communications Intern for the Spring Semester.
Responsibilities include daily monitoring of industry news and compiling press clippings, media list building, drafting press materials & internal announcements, administrative tasks, and special projects.
This paid internship will provide a close-up view of the inner workings of a media and technology company's communications department. Interns are required to commit to at least 15 hours, but no more than 40 hours, per week.
Qualifications: Applicants must have strong communications skills and should be majoring in (or recently graduated from) public relations, communications or a related field. They should be professional and self-motivated, possess strong writing skills, have a solid understanding of public relations, be able to multi-task, have a good attitude, and be able to function well in an environment with short deadlines and quick turnaround projects.
Timing: Spring intern (Jan - May)
About: The Weather Company, an IBM Business, includes consumer product brands, The Weather Channel (weather.com
) and Weather Underground (wunderground.com
), and a business solutions division. While we can't actually control the weather, the information we gather from the largest collection of worldwide forecast data, our state-of-the-art forecast technologies, and the industry's best forecast modeling allow us to provide the best weather forecasts, information and stories to help people and businesses all over the world make smarter decisions in the face of weather.
A little about us:
IBM is the world’s largest information technology company with more than 360,000 employees serving clients in 170 countries.