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National Communications Undergraduate Intern

Location: Oakland, CA Additional Locations:
Job Number: 771605 Date posted: 02/12/2019
Description:

Lay the groundwork for a dynamic future with an industry leader. At Kaiser Permanente, you'll forge lasting relationships with colleagues across the organization while enjoying the opportunity to grow your experience and hone your expertise on assignments that have real impact. Our interns have worked on everything from analyzing financial software and developing new marketing strategies, to designing mobile apps and helping clinicians improve care delivery. We want you to get the most out of your time here and will give you projects that challenge you to think freely, question thoroughly, and explore deeply.

Essential Functions:
- Contributing to a designated project or initiative to meet a KP business objective.
- Report development and analytics.
- Project management - planning, execution, and measurement.
- Learning new applications needed to complete assignments or support the execution of business objectives.
- Job shadowing in other functional areas.
- Performing additional duties as required.


Department Profile:

National Communications advances the mission and strategy of Kaiser Permanente by promoting and protecting our brand and reputation, aligning and activating our people, and engaging with key stakeholders. Our department is comprised of six key core teams: strategy communications, reputation management, enterprise communications, CEO communications, content and digital channels, and communications excellence. The Communications intern would have an exciting opportunity to rotate across each core team in the department, gaining hands-on experience that will position them for a successful career in the field of communications.

Internship Project:

The Communications intern would have an exciting opportunity to rotate across each core team in the department, gaining hands-on experience that will position them for a successful career in the field of communications. Various projects with rotating assignments across each core team in the department. Project types include: - Developing and/or implementing communications plans and tactics for special and strategic projects (e.g., Kaiser Permanente's 75 anniversary, Community Health program communications) - Partnering with public relations and social media for external communications and announcements - Compiling communications strategy reports for the Kaiser Permanente CEO and working in partnership to help execute on possible external engagement - Project management development and exposure, sharing strategic thinking on the communications program management function. - Special project identified and framed by the intern that will help the Communications department successfully deliver on Kaiser Permanente-s mission and strategy.

Desired Skill Set:

- Excellent writing and editing skills for copy to be published across mediums. - Strong proficiency with Microsoft Office, particularly Word and PowerPoint. - Demonstrated project and time management skills. - Ability to work with executives who lead a complex organization. - Ability to work collaboratively on a team with professional communicators.



Basic Qualifications:
Experience
- N/A
Education
- Pursuing a bachelor's degree or have graduated from an accredited university within the last year.
- High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED) required.
License, Certification, Registration
- N/A
 
Additional Requirements:
- Aptitude to perform data and process analytics and formulating solutions
- Working knowledge of MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint.
 


Preferred Qualifications:
- 3.0 GPA or above.
- Advanced analytical and problem-solving skills.
- Proven ability to build effective working relationships as well as strong interpersonal skills.
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Ability to learn quickly and experience producing high quality work in short periods of time.

Primary Location: California,Oakland,Ordway One Kaiser Plaza Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40 Shift: Day Workdays: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri Working Hours Start: 8:30 AM Working Hours End: 5:00 PM Job Schedule: Full-time Job Type: Standard Employee Status: Regular Employee Group/Union Affiliation: Non-Union, Non-Exempt Job Level: Entry Level Job Category: Administration, Clerical and Support Services Department: National Communications Travel: No Kaiser Permanente is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry, disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or any other protected status.

External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local ordinances, including but not limited to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances.

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