Lockheed Martin Communications Intern in Stratford, Connecticut

Description: Lockheed Martin’s Rotary and Mission Systems business area is looking for an intern to support its communications team with high-visibility employee communications and community relations efforts.

The team wants an energetic and strong story teller that can help us drive the company’s philanthropic mission to help our communities, support our veterans and inspire the next generation of scientists and innovators.

Our ideal candidate is one who is pursuing a marketing, communications and/or journalism degree and can perform a wide array of tasks on behalf of the Communications organization. This role will help shape this individual to become a NextGen multi-platform communicator.

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.

Basic Qualifications:

Pursuing a Bachelor's or Master's degree in communications, marketing, public relations, journalism, or related discipline from an accredited University.

Minimum 3.0 GPA

Desired Skills:

--Ability to work with cross-functional teams to pull together large, integrated communications campaigns

--Fundamental understanding of communications, tactics and channels

--Exceptional writing, editing and oral communications skills with the ability to convey highly complex information in clear, compelling ways

--Microsoft PowerPoint and Excel skills are valued

--Experience creating and publishing editorial content for web, social and email

--Excellent project management and organizational skills

--Motivated self-starter who works effectively under competing priorities and tight deadlines

--Collaborative and team-oriented

--Quick study with a keen attention to detail and a sense of urgency

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

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Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They’re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.

EXPERIENCE LEVEL:

Co-op/Summer Intern