Communications Co-Op Intern

Posted on March 26th, 2015

** To apply for this position, please visit ballaerospace.com/careers and find Communications Co-op Intern (657258)

This position will be located in Boulder, CO and be responsible for assisting with communication activities. We need a versatile and enthusiastic individual who has a strong interest in writing and storytelling who will communicate about our technologies and people to a variety of audiences. You will:

- Research, create/write, edit, and proofread copy and content for company publications, including any of the following: intranet, external website, social media, press releases, scripts, and talking points.

- Lead public affairs activities for student Ball Intern Rocket Scientist Team (BIRST)

-Assist with the creation of marketing and branding materials
Assist with the planning and execution of employee events

Additional internal and external communications support, as assigned
What You´ll Need:

To be eligible for this position you must have completed at least your junior year of college and have achieved or currently pursuing a bachelor’s or master’s degree in Communications, Public Relations, Journalism or related degree field.

Experience Requirements:

Undergraduate or graduate work in Public Relations, Journalism, Communications or related field
Strong writing skills, solid understanding of AP Style
Desired working knowledge of the following areas:

- Corporate communications
- Social media platforms
- Video production and editing

Competencies:

- Strong collaboration skills
- Creativity
- Organizing
- Action Oriented/Drive for Results
- Strong ethics and integrity
- Interpersonal savvy

We are looking for a talented, enthusiastic individual who has a passion for the aerospace and defense business, and wants to learn and grow as a communications generalist in a great company. This position is an entry level role with tremendous career potential.