Intern – Employee Communications

Posted on April 2nd, 2012

Internship Purpose:
Our intern will gain exposure to and knowledge of Corporate Communications, Public Relations and Philanthropy, while working in a professional team and interfacing with members of other departments as well as our PR agency. This individual will have the opportunity to own a project, managing all aspects and seeing it through to completion. Based in Denver, supporting both Denver and NY staff.

Principal Responsibilities:
 Provide support for internal communication activities and events
 Contribute to communication strategies and rollout of our culture change initiative
 Conduct interviews, write articles, coordinate employee events and publishing information on the Company intranet

Competencies For Success:
 Current status as a student in a degree program at an accredited college or university
 Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
 Strong organizational skills and project management
 Possess a “can do”/highly motivated attitude
 Ability to work on a team
 Knowledge of Microsoft Office (including PowerPoint and Excel)

OFI Core Competencies
Leadership and Communication
Focuses on performance improvement; identifies opportunities for change and innovation; addresses conflict; does not place self before others; accepts ownership and accountability; inspires trust; fosters open communication.
Planning and Execution
Drives for results; follows through on commitments; aligns, plans, develops and deploys coherent goals; provides consistently high customer service.
Business Insight
Possesses broad understanding of financial services; effectively uses technology.
Personal Credibility
Is interpersonally savvy; clearly communicates; continuously learns and grows; develops self; grasps development opportunities; listens to others; has track record of consistent success and resilience.
Corporate Values
The candidate must be comfortable with continuous change and demonstrate commitment by abiding to OFI’s Corporate Values:
1. Excellence
2. Integrity
3. Collaboration
4. Passion