General Electric Communications Intern (m/f) in Jenbach, Austria

About Us:

This position is based in the center of the Alps, in Tyrol - a region that provides a pleasant variety of recreational opportunities and a high quality of life. We are passionate about making life better with new ideas and technologies. You can expect to join a diverse team, which offers comprehensive and international career opportunities and is known for leadership development. Our 1,500 employees at our location Jenbach are working in a collaborative way to power the future. GE’s reciprocating engines business sets an industry standard for fuel flexibility, lower emissions and higher efficiency. It specializes in developing local power near or at the point of use and gas compression solutions that deliver environmental friendly, more efficient, more affordable power to customers around the world.

Role Summary:

We are looking for a Communications Intern (m/f)

Job Reference #2931672

Essential Responsibilities:

The Communication team supports Distributed Power’s success by connecting its people and promoting its products and solutions. We do so by driving a common, clear understanding among all our stakeholders, by promoting and protecting the business and the brand with communications that inform and inspire our people and drive desired customer behavior. The successful candidate will utilize enthusiasm and energy to solve problems, develop & execute objectives for yourself and others, and have the opportunity to grow as part of a bigger team. This is an excellent opportunity to gain experience working in a global organization & environment. The intern assignment is scheduled for 6 months. The Possible starting date for this internship is in July 2017

The scope of this role focuses primarily on:

  • Sponsorship and Corporate Citizenship Programs and Workflows

  • Collateral updates and management

  • Team Coordination

  • Managing Media Clippings

  • Creating Purchase Orders

  • Finance Coordination e.g. Invoicing

  • SSP5 management

  • Event / trade show support and recaps

  • Merchandise Management

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • University placement (relevant studies like Communications, Marketing, Management, etc.)

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Ability to multi task

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills

  • Team player with ambition to grow in Marketing / Communications

  • Attention to detail and willingness to achieve challenging deadlines

  • Digital familiarity

  • Fluent in English and German

  • A valid work permit for Austria is a prerequisite for this position (Non-EU citizens: please attach the work permit to the application)

According to Austrian law job postings need to include the minimum salary for a position. For this position the minimum salary based on the collective agreement is EURO 1917.18 gross monthly.

Locations: Austria; Jenbach

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeocselfprint_poster.pdf . 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.