Dow Jones Summer 2018 Corporate Communications Internship in United States

Job Description:

About Dow Jones:

Dow Jones is a global provider of news and business information, delivering content to consumers and organizations around the world across multiple formats, including print, digital, mobile and live events. Dow Jones has produced unrivaled quality content for more than 130 years and today has one of the world’s largest newsgathering operations globally. It produces leading publications and products including the flagship Wall Street Journal, America’s largest newspaper by paid circulation; Factiva, Barron’s, MarketWatch, Financial News, DJX, Dow Jones Risk & Compliance, Dow Jones Newswires, and Dow Jones VentureSource. Dow Jones is a division of News Corp (NASDAQ: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NWS, NWSLV).

The Corporate Communications team in NYC is seeking someone interested in pursuing in a career in public relations to join us as a summer intern, bringing your new and creative ideas to the table. This is an opportunity for someone with an interest in corporate communications and PR. One minute you could be handling incoming calls regarding press releases, monitoring a breaking new story and the next managing the WSJ social media campaigns.

What we need from you?

  • You must be in either your second or third year of university studying a relevant degree discipline

  • Demonstrable corporate public relations experience and/or graphic and Web publishing skills

  • Previous relevant internship or part-time work experience is a plus

  • Proactive nature with a real "can do" attitude and ability to adapt in a fast changing environment

  • Capable of working independently as well as collaboratively with cross-functional teams

  • Competence with the MS Office suite, particularly Excel

  • Web publishing, design, and video editing experience

  • Excellent communication, organizational and follow-up skills with a strong attention to detail

How can I apply? - If you feel that this exciting and fast paced position matches your skills, experience and motivation please submit your resume and cover letter along with either a YouTube video or 4 slide PowerPoint telling us: “ What makes you stand out of the crowd when it comes to communication?”

Application Deadline: Jan 31, 2018. Please note only candidates requested for interview will be contacted.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. EEO/AA/M/F/Disabled/Vets

Requisition ID 2017-30393

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