Job: Internship - Communications, GE Global Growth (Jan-Dec 2018)

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Job Description

About Us:
GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

At GE ASEAN, we are imagination at work. From the Vietnam Engineering Center which focuses on product design, applications and services for the oil and gas sector to the NUS-GE Singapore Water Technology Centre which develops new solutions in water treatment, the GE ASEAN teams are dedicated to turning imaginative ideas into leading products and services that solve some of the world’s toughest challenges. Join an innovative industry leader for an unprecedented career of significant influence within the region and beyond. Work alongside the best minds in the business and take advantage of GE’s generous investment in your education, growth and advancement. If you’re an energetic, focused problem solver, ready to share ideas and face challenges with flexibility, then join the GE ASEAN team in creating the next generation of products and services that will impact the world for generations to come.

Role Summary:
We are looking for an engaged, open-minded and well-motivated Communications Intern, for the period from January to December 2018, to support Singapore communications team with all aspects of internal and external communications. This paid internship will provide you with insight into the dynamics of Corporate Communications within the world’s Digital Industrial Company.

Essential Responsibilities:
* Research on talking points for speaking opportunities and assist in the preparation of executive briefing books
* Draft and edit external and internal communication materials
* Update and compile media lists and coverage
* Conceptualize and produce content for internal communications channels
* Update content for website and social media platforms
* Provide logistics planning support for communication activities and events

* Undergraduate degree in progress (Degree majoring in Communications, Marketing or related discipline)
* GPA of 3.0 or higher (unofficial transcript should be available upon request)
* Proficient use of Microsoft Office Suite to include Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint, and familiarity with web technologies
* Must be willing to intern from January - December 2017 (willing to look at flexible work arrangement)
* Must have legal work authorization in Singapore, no work permit/visa will be processed for this role

Desired Characteristics:
* Knowledge of and/or experience with Corporate Communications.
* Proficiency in Adobe design software.
* Prior internship or work experience in an office environment.
* Ability to quickly identify and prioritize issues and devise solutions
* Well-developed verbal and written communication skills (fluency in English)
* Strong interpersonal, organizational, analytical and planning skills with high attention to detail
* Proven ability to meet deadlines
* Ability to exercise independent judgment consistent with department guidelines
* Ability to quickly identify and prioritize issues, create solutions and meet deadlines
* Strong sense of urgency and detail
* Strong team player with strong interpersonal skills, capable of working within a globally diverse team across different time zones
* Self-Starter, proactive, able to work independently with minimal direction

Locations: Singapore

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion? of a background investigation and drug screen.