Intern - Communications','1802980','Regular Employment','Full-time','14 - Communications','US-Virginia-Arlington','','13-Mar-2018','02-Apr-2018','!*!Thales. Together. Safer. Everywhere.In the U.S., we employ more than 3,000 people across more than 20 locations in 13 states. We are a leading technology provider serving five mission-critical markets: aerospace, defense, security, space and transportation. Globally, we employ more than 62,000 people in 56 countries allowing us to design and deploy equipment, systems and services to meet the demands of some of the most complex environments on the planet.Our Summer Intern Program runs from May to August, recruiting has started!One of the roles we are recruiting for is a Communications Intern to support the Thales North America Corporate Communications team with the launching of our digital employee workplace and existing social media platforms. This intern will help optimize Thales NA's internal and external digital communications channels to support actionable integrated communications strategies. Additionally, the individual will assist in assessing Thales NA's corporate digital channels including “The Edge” (Thales NA digital workplace) and social media channels for best practices. The intern will identify opportunities for leveraging digital media to achieve department objectives.Key Responsibilities:Assist in development of content for digital workplaceIdentify opportunities for improvements on digital workplaceGardening of digital content Replying to comments, messages, and reporting findings to the teamTracking and analyzing the growth and the impact of social media on our business Uploading videos and photos to YouTube and the databaseIdentifying other users to follow/friend/like our business Attending some organizational events to capture photos/content for our social media accountsMonitor and post on blogs, forums, and social media networksOnline outreach and promotion using Facebook, YouTube, LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram and moreWebsite and social media optimizationKeyword analysisCost/benefit analysisRequired Skills and Experience:Pursing Bachelor/ Master’s degree in Communication or related field from a four-year college/university Strong knowledge and understanding of the digital media landscape, including various social media platformsDemonstrable experience on the Web and a solid understanding of social media trendsProficient in Microsoft Office Suite (PowerPoint, Excel, Visio, Word)Accuracy and attention to details and consistency in workAbility to multi-task and work well under pressureMust be able to communicate technical issues in an assertive and tactful manner Be organized, work in a fast paced environment and be able to solve problemsGreat verbal and written communication skillsSelf –motivated, critical thinker with a technical backgroundAbility to work independently as well as in teams If this sounds like an opportunity you are interested in, please apply now so you don’t miss out!Please note: Applications close March 31, 2018Thales champions inclusion and we believe diversity strengthens the fabric of our culture. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer/AA/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled.','Intern - Communications
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Whenever critical decisions need to be made, Thales has a role to play. In all the markets we serve – defence, security, space, aerospace and ground transportation – our understanding of the Critical Decision Chain helps customers to decide and act in a timely fashion and obtain the best outcomes. World-class technologies and the combined expertise of 67,000 employees in 56 locally based country operations make Thales a key player in assuring the security of citizens, infrastructure and nations.