Corporate Communications Intern (FALL/SPRING 2019)
Lowell - Massachusetts - USA
Would you like to work for an organization committed to your professional development and personal success? Kronos is an award-winning “Best Place to Work” that supports our interns’ and co-ops’ development through learning opportunities, professional experiences, inclusion, collaboration, and personal well-being.
Kronos is looking for talented students eager to help investigate and address complex issues relating to new and existing business challenges. Our internship program is committed to providing meaningful work, in conjunction with ongoing support and guidance, to ensure you have a valuable experience. We have big ideas — and need big thinkers to help us realize them.
In this Employee Communications 6-month internship, you will be responsible for the following:
•Collaborate with various members of the corporate communications team, including public relations and social media, on projects that drive employee engagement and Kronos brand awareness
•Develop and manage content about our WorkInspired culture for multiple internal communication vehicles
•Write and/or video produce employee spotlights featuring strong-performing Kronites
•Work cross functionally with writers, graphic designers, and external vendors to develop and deliver high-quality, high-impact materials that illustrate our WorkInspired culture
•Assist the employee communications team with planning and executing employee events such as Spooky Monday, Thanksgiving Luncheon, and Take Your Child to Work Day
•Support the coordination of GiveInspired employee events and initiatives
•Conduct various research efforts for future events and programs
•Act as a culture champion for Corporate Communications team, orchestrating team gatherings
•Be a Chatter champion to help facilitate company-wide collaboration
This internship is intended to be 30+ hours per week at our Lowell, MA headquarters.
•Pursuing an undergraduate degree or equivalent degree in Communications, Public Relations, Journalism, English
•Must be in good academic standing with a minimum 3.0 GPA
•Demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills
•Able to multitask multiple projects, solve problems, exhibit excellent organizational abilities, and strong attention to detail
•Highly personable and able to work well across teams
•Proficient with Microsoft Office programs – specifically Excel, Word, and PowerPoint, tech savvy, and have experience in social collaboration, video editing, and blog tools
•Since this 6+ month internship extends into the Fall and Winter semesters, students applying should have a flexible class schedule with the ability to commute to Lowell, MA.
You’re empowered when you’re a Kronite.
Want to be part of an elite group of highly skilled professionals? We think our employees are a special group of talented, energetic, and innovative people. And for that reason, we refer to ourselves as Kronites. Kronites care about more than just work. We recognize the need to maintain a healthy work-life balance – to live inspired. In fact, it’s expected! You’ll soon learn that we take work and fun seriously. No matter what position you hold at Kronos, you’re a Kronite. And we want you to feel like you have the power to make a difference in your life and the lives of others, at work and beyond. Want to learn more about our culture? Follow us on Twitter @work4kronos. #MyWorkInspired
Kronos is a global provider of workforce management and human capital management cloud solutions. Kronos’ industry-specific workforce applications are purpose built for businesses, healthcare providers, educational institutions and government agencies of all sizes. Tens of thousands of organizations – including half of the Fortune 1000® - and more than 40 million people in over 100 countries use Kronos every day.
Kronos is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and is committed to maintaining a diverse and inclusive work environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, physical or mental disability, age, or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.