2018 Summer Intern - Corporate Communications

<p><strong>With more than 8,000 employees, we are the largest health insurance company in Michigan. We offer an exciting work environment with a diverse group of employees. Our goal is to make health insurance easier for our members. We want to transform the industry and become a resource that people can trust. Interested in joining us?</strong></p>

Detroit, MI

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan (Internships)

Our Mission: We commit to being our members&rsquo; trusted partner by providing affordable, innovative products that improve their care and health. Our Customer Commitment: We aspire to be clear and simple, to help you make the right choices, to offer valuable coverage, and help you get quality health care for you and those you love. Our Commitment to our Social Mission: Increasing access to affordable health care Enhancing the quality of care patients receive Improving the health of Michigan&rsquo;s citizens and communities.&nbsp; <p><br />Our employees are eligible for several great perks:</p> <ul> <li>Comprehensive medical, dental and vision insurance</li> <li>401(k) with company match</li> <li>Annual bonuses</li> <li>Tuition assistance</li> <li>Paid parking</li> </ul> http://www.bcbsm.com

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Internship

Paid Internship

Overview: <p>The Summer 2018 internships are full time, paid and demanding yet fun and rewarding.&nbsp; Interns will grow in their roles as communications professionals and learn by doing in a fast paced environment.</p> <p>Interns will not only gain real world work experience but will&nbsp;participate in an Employee Resource Group for young professionals, further broadening their professional experiences.&nbsp; Blue Cross Interns will also participate in a number of social and volunteer events designed to build their young professional network,&nbsp;get to know Detroit better and have a little fun in the D.</p>
Responsibilities: Selected interns will work in the corporate communications group and have exposure to all aspects of corporate communications including PR, Corporate Communications, Advertising, Social Media writing &amp; blogging, video production, internal and external event management, in addition to other tasks as&nbsp;assigned. In&nbsp;an exciting and ever changing environment, our interns are never bored!!
Requirements: <p>The ideal candidate must have at least completed their freshman year.&nbsp; Those who will have completed their sophomore or Junior year by May of 2018 are preferred.&nbsp; Those&nbsp;students majoring in Communications, Journalism,&nbsp;PR, Mass Media&nbsp;or Marketing will be giving preference.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p>Additionally, candidates must:</p> <ul> <li>&nbsp;Demonstrate academic excellence and have a GPA of 3.0 or better</li> <li>&nbsp;Possess a strong interest in writing and have above average writing abilities</li> <li>&nbsp;Have the ability to take direction and utilize time management</li> <li>&nbsp;Have a sense of urgency to meet critical deadlines</li> <li>&nbsp;Be a creative problem solver and brings new and innovative&nbsp; ideas to the table</li> <li>&nbsp;Be a self starter and be accountable for one&rsquo;s work</li> <li>&nbsp;Be versed in social media application</li> <li>&nbsp;Be willing to travel ( up to 20% local travel) to support various events</li> <li>&nbsp;Have their own reliable transportation</li> <li>&nbsp;Be willing to work evenings and weekends as required</li> <li>&nbsp;Have&nbsp;previous work experience</li> </ul> <p>Preferred Qualifications:</p> <ul> <li>&nbsp;Have experience with creating video content and familiarity with latest image/filming technology&nbsp;</li> </ul> <br /> <h4>&nbsp;</h4>