ARE YOU LOOKING FOR YOUR 2017 INTERNSHIP IN A STRUCTURED BUT FUN CORPORATE ENVIRONMENT?
If you are a motivated, knowledge-hungry, and serious student looking for an opportunity to be an apprentice, search no more!
Oakwood Worldwide is now accepting applications for our Summer Internship Program. Oakwood’s Internship Program is a full-time, 12-week opportunity, offering 40 hours a week with pay. The program accommodates two start dates, May 22 and June 26, based on University academic schedules.
Our Marketing department will host a Global Communications intern this summer!
Your Hours and Location:
Monday through Friday 8:30 am – 5:00 pm OR 9:00 am – 5:30 pm at our Corporate Headquarters in West Los Angeles located 2222 Corinth Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90064
SUMMER INTERNSHIP | GLOBAL COMMUNICATIONS
What’s In It for You?
Oakwood’s 12-week program cultivates and develops the skill-set of those students with an interest in Media Relations, Social Media and Crisis Communications. You will learn through hands-on application and will complete research and projects, as well as have daily responsibilities in your department. You will have the opportunity to improve your project management, communication and organizational skills.
The internship will offer unique opportunities to meet with senior leadership and participate in intern-specific activities. During your internship, you will assist in numerous functions of the department and will report to an Internship Leader. This internship is designed to be a hands-on learning experience and each intern will meet specific learning objectives.
What Your Day Is Like
Intern will work on communications project(s) which will require generating content, writing and managing social media posts, writing media releases, updating messaging strategy and manage crisis communication.
Intern is expected to learn hands-on media relations and communications tactics (internal and external)
Best Candidates Will Have
Must be a rising Senior (Junior year completed), with intentions of returning to school in the fall
Have a grade point average of 3.0 or better (on a 4.0 scale)
Be willing to make a full-time commitment of 40 hours a week for 12 continuous weeks
Communications or Journalism Majors
Be eligible to work in the United States
Superior communication and interpersonal skills
Proficiency in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Social Media platforms, i.e. Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
Demonstrated research and problem solving skills
Quick learner and ability to juggle multiple assignments
Proven organization skills with exceptional attention to detail
Work well in a team environment
Priority will be given to students in the local area and/or to those who already have housing secured in the area. Housing, relocation and transportation are not available with this internship.
Oakwood is the premiere global provider of Corporate Housing Solutions
Headquartered in Los Angeles, California, Oakwood Worldwide is the world’s largest provider of high quality furnished and unfurnished accommodations. We provide the advantages of far-reaching resources, unparalleled expertise, and the industry’s most personalized customer service through a tightly integrated staff of more than 3,000 highly trained professional. Our company is staffed by bright, organized and dependable people driven by a common company goal: to help us accomplish great things through exemplary customer service to our clients and to our peers.
If you want to work in a fun, pro-employee, professional environment, join our industry leading team today!
Website : http://www.oakwood.com
Founded in 1960, Oakwood pioneered the temporary housing industry and remains the world's leading provider of furnished and serviced corporate apartments and residences. With over 25,000 locations throughout North America, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East and Africa and the Asia Pacific region, Oakwood offers a full spectrum of housing solutions and accommodations to meet the needs of businesses and individuals.