Messer Construction Co.
Messer Construction Co. is a construction manager and general contractor that provides leadership for complex commercial building projects. An employee-owned company, Messer builds better lives for its customers, communities and employees, and delivers value through quality construction and client experiences. Founded in 1932, Messer’s footprint has grown to nine regional offices located across the Midwest and Southeast: Charlotte, North Carolina; Columbus, Cincinnati, and Dayton Ohio; Louisville and Lexington Kentucky; Indianapolis, Indiana; and Knoxville and Nashville, Tennessee. We are currently seeking a Marketing and Communication Co-op / Intern for our corporate office. This can be part of a formal university co-op program or a full- or part-time paid internship. This person will support Marketing and Corporate Communication team members who create, manage and execute overall branding strategies, marketing plans, public relations including social media, and internal communication. This would also include creating and maintaining other marketing documents and collateral, event management, and possibly assistance with video production.Responsibilities are as follows: • Interact with employee-owners at all levels of the company in support departments, field operations, business development, as well as with external partners and vendors. • Help translate complex strategies and themes into easy-to-understand communications. • Help make technical subject matter more engaging for a lay audience, while communicating value and benefits. • Assist with copywriting and content creation for a variety of internal and external communications, including website, news releases, social media content, and other areas as needed. • Assist with video planning, creation, and production for both internal and external use. • Assist with meeting logistics, asset management and reporting. • Monitor incoming department requests and messages through department email, and distribute accordingly. • Support the Marketing & Corporate Communications team as needed. Minimum Requirements: • Pursuing a Bachelor's degree in Journalism, Marketing, Communications or related discipline • Must have excellent written and oral communication skills and ability to interact effectively with all levels of employees • Love of writing and content development necessary • Willing to approach new initiatives and people with curiosity and persistence • Must have strong organizational skills and the ability to handle multiple tasks • Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) • Experience with Adobe Creative Suites is a plus Abilities: • Possess all auditory, speaking and communicating capabilities • Physical requirements: sitting, standing, walking, bending, twisting, climbing, pushing, pulling, lifting up to 25lbs., seeing and reading • Valid driver’s license required Reports to: Bethany Smith, Marketing & Corporate Communication Vice President We provide an excellent and comprehensive compensation package with unlimited opportunity for personal and professional growth. If you would like to join our team of employee-owners and are interested in a challenging and rewarding career, please visit our website at https://www.messer.com/join-us/co-ops-and-internships/. Messer is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity. Messer is committed to a diverse workforce.
Messer Construction Co.