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Communications Intern Job

Date: Mar 2, 2017

Location: Mississauga, ON, CA

Company: BASF

Communications Intern-1700421

You can be part of an inclusive team of diverse talent and character. In this diversity lies our greatest strength.

The primary role of this position will be to provide support to the BASF Canada Corporate Communications team. Reporting to the Senior Manager, Communications, Sustainability and Government Affairs your assignments will include, but not be limited to the following:

External Communications
- Maintaining and updating media lists
- Drafting and editing copy for press releases and other related written media materials
- Writing media backgrounder documents/FAQs prior to briefings
- Tracking all press coverage, clipping press hits and creating monthly press hit reports

Social Media
- Drafting an editorial content calendar that aligns with communications quarterly work plan
- Tracking social media activity in quarterly wrap report (e.g. follower growth, re-tweets, news source coverage)

Internal Communications
- Assisting in the recording and editing of video productions
- Managing employee surveys and polls used to measure engagement and direct town hall discussions

Event Management:
- Assisting Communication Team with any and all logistics related to customer or employee-facing events, working collaboratively with a third party event agency
- Drafting web copy, brochures and other event-related materials
- Developing and launching e-registration event pages with assistance from Manager Internal Communications

- Attending meetings and taking notes
- Updating internal Communication documents
- Supporting invoicing process and reconciling activities
- Taking photos at internal and external events


• Excellent writer and proof reader

• Digital media savvy (social, web etc.)

• Professional demeanor

• Eagerness to learn

• Proficient multi-tasker

• Resourcefulness

• Attention to detail

We welcome and encourage applications from all persons. BASF has a robust policy of accommodating employees who are able to perform the essential duties of the job upon accommodation. In particular, applicants with disabilities are entitled to a recruitment process and accessible materials.

Primary Location: CA-ON-Mississauga
Function: PRCO - Public Relations, Communication & Government Affairs
Job Type: Temporary Work
Shift: Day Job
Organization: NT/M-Communications

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