Acelity Careers

Integrated Marketing Communications Intern

San Antonio, United States of America
Intern


Job Description

Acelity is seeking an Integrated Marketing Communications intern to support Integrated Marketing Communications team. We are ideally looking for a graduating senior or recent graduate who is a creative, detail-oriented team player to help us best tell the KCI story externally, whether that is through social media, press releases and more. This internship is a paid position, and candidates must be able to commit to 40 hours per week.
 

DELIVERABLES TO INCLUDE:

  • Manage external projects as assigned
  • Work with Social Media Manager to create, post and monitor social content
  • Work with Public Relations Manager on editorial calendar opportunities and press release distribution
  • Work with Senior Manager of Integrated Marketing on big-picture, cross-functional marketing initiatives
     

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Experience in communications or public relations

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Recent college graduates are encouraged to apply
  • Prior communications/PR internship background preferred, but not required
  • Basic understanding and interest of the field of Communications
  • Experience with SharePoint and Microsoft Office Suite
  • Design experience a plus
  • Strong interpersonal, communication and writing skills
  • Excellent prioritization, organization, problem solving and time management skills
  • Ability to multi-task and complete projects under high-pressure deadlines within a large organization
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Ability to maintain complete confidentiality and discretion in business relationships and exercise sound business judgment

EDUCATION:

  • Undergraduate student currently enrolled in a University or College (minimum Junior year completed)
  • Pursuit of Bachelor’s degree in Communications or relevant field

PROJECT SCOPE:

Purpose:

To support external communications by creating and updating content to be consistent across businesses, departments and geographies, and to aid in the elevation of content to external audiences that supports our vision, mission and values.

Scope:

Integrated Marketing Communications Intern will work with the External communications team to ensure that content produced is updated and reflective of the Acelity vision, mission and values. Intern will manage content on digital, email and external channels via the direction of the Manager of Public Relations.

The information listed above is not a comprehensive list of all duties/responsibilities performed. This job description is not an employment agreement or contract. Management has the exclusive right to alter this job description at any time without notice. Any physical and mental requirements described in this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability: Acelity L.P. Inc. and its subsidiaries are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and give consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or genetic information or any other legally protected characteristic. If you'd like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please click here: http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf VEVRAA Federal Contractor