Intern, Corporate Communications

Requisition ID: 21007890

  • Category IconCategory: Administrative Services
  • Location IconLocation: Falls Church, Virginia
  • Citizenship IconUS Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: None
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: Yes –May Consider Occasional/Part Time Teleworking for this position
  • Shift IconShift: 1st Shift
  • Travel IconTravel Required: No
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 1

At the heart of Defining Possible is our commitment to missions. In rapidly changing global security environments, Northrop Grumman brings informed insights and software-secure technology to enable strategic planning. We’re looking for innovators who can help us keep building on our wide portfolio of secure, affordable, integrated, and multi-domain systems and technologies that fuel those missions. By joining in our shared mission, we’ll support yours of expanding your personal network and developing skills, whether you are new to the field or an industry thought-leader. At Northrop Grumman, you’ll have the resources, support, and team to do some of the best work of your career. Your opportunities for achievement are limitless with Northrop Grumman An internship at Northrop Grumman is unique. Sure, you’ll learn new skills, explore our enterprise, network with experts, connect with thought leaders, and finish with a resume that opens doors. But you’ll gain something even more valuable: pride in what you’ve done. Join us and launch your career. We’ll support you with training, employee resource groups, and our shared vision of global security. Northrop Grumman is seeking Corporate Communicaitons Intern to join the Corporate Intern Program. This position will be located in Falls Church, VA. The qualified candidate will become part of Northrop Grumman's Corporate Media & Public Relations Team. The selected candidate will work together with a team of communicators in a fast-paced, dynamic environment. The ideal candidate has a passion for learning and while gaining career experience and exposure. Our Corporate Media & Public Relations team is responsible for all external media and public relations strategies. This team also runs the company News Bureau and is responsible for editing, publishing and distributing company news to external audiences. As an intern, you’ll participate in a summer internship program to develop competencies in a variety of Media Relations, Public Relations and Communications specializations that may include: Roles and Responsibilities •Creates and distributes daily news clips and other news products for employees and company leadership    •Monitors NGC and industry news; supports the development of coverage and media analysis reports •Assist the team in editing news releases, feature stories and other media content as needed •Supports the Corporate Media Relations team on other projects, as needed     CAMPUSJOBS

Basic Qualifications: A candidate, regardless of age and hiring source, must meet ALL of the below criteria. The candidate must: •Be enrolled full-time and pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree from an accredited college/university AND graduating after August 2021. •Be majoring in journalism, media relations, public relations, or other communications/related field •Have an overall cumulative GPA of 3.0 out of 4.0 or higher (unofficial academic transcripts must be provided at time of application by uploading the documents to your application or profile) •Be available to work full-time (40 hours per week) for at least 10 weeks during summer 2021 •Be able to obtain and maintain a U.S. Government security clearance (U.S. citizenship is a pre-requisite) •Possess strong written, verbal and interpersonal skills •Working knowledge of Microsoft Office, SharePoint and OneDrive •Outstanding writing skills and experience with Associated Press style •Excellent time management skills; highly organized and detail-oriented
Preferred Qualifications: •Previous internship/co-op experience, leadership & teamwork capabilities, interpersonal communication skills, and activities (professional/community/extracurricular). •Good presentation and writing/communication skills. •Self-motivated, willing to learn, and interested in working in a team environment.  
Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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What's great about
Northrop Grumman

  1. Be part of a culture that thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work.
  2. Use your skills to build and deliver innovative tech solutions that protect the world and shape a better future.
  3. Enjoy benefits like work-life balance, education assistance and paid time off.

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We offer an array of benefits to give you the support you need, including matching 401K, tuition assistance, health insurance and wellness options, coaching, mentoring and more.