Internship Opportunity: Market Communications Manager


  • Company:
    Microsoft Corporation
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    1 week ago
  • Category:
    General

**Location** : Dublin

**Closing Date** : 01/02/2019

**Start Date** : September 2019

Please ensure you upload your most recent up to date C.V in English to be considered from the role

Our Intern program is an unparalleled opportunity for motivated, talented university graduates to accelerate their career and excel at Microsoft. Here’s how:

**Foundation**

Microsoft is a workplace unlike any other. We help new hires hit the ground running, navigate a complex global organization and position themselves for success. Growth. We accelerate the learning curve with real-world training and on-the-job learning.

**Purpose**

Our interactive program is designed to complement a graduate’s day-to-day role. It exposes them to senior leaders and high-level business strategy to ensure they are plugged into the bigger vision.

**Network**

We provide the opportunity to connect and learn from more than 8,000 peers and alumni in more than 80 countries – to create professional relationships and cross-cultural experiences that are invaluable to career success.

**Support**

Graduate managers are committed to professional growth. They encourage new ideas and provide graduates with opportunities to take risks and do challenging work.

**Curious to learn more?** Have a look at our careers site:

+ Microsoft.com/university

**Responsibilities**

As a MarComms manager intern the role can very clearly be divided between marketing and communications;

The MarComms Manager role is crucial in empowering Microsoft stakeholders through marketing, communications and events. This role is key to telling the Microsoft story and representing the business both internally and externally. You will be working on a number of long and short-term campaigns, including key events and recruitment drives. The MarComm Manager must be in tune with our customer’s needs and execute campaigns with these needs in mind. The successful candidate must be able to take a 360-degree view of marketing. The MarComm manager must be able to successfully collaborate with other teams within the business, to execute successful campaigns internally and externally. An important part of the role is understanding all stages of a campaign; pre, during and post.

The marketing side of things involves inspiring our customers to reach their potential through Microsoft Products, this will include event management for our many summits that go on throughout the year from start-ups to AI, you will work with many different groups and suppliers to make sure this day is a success. You will also get to help work on social media campaigns with the aims of promoting our branding and promoting our products.

The communications side of things mainly involves branding and brand management, you will get to work on recruitment campaigns working with HR, creative companies and the branch within the company we are recruiting for, this is exciting project management getting to work with all aspects of the business and liaise between all stakeholders in the project, you will have to use analytics skills to read and prepare the recruitment data to keep stakeholders informed also. You will also work organising training days and events within the building for your fellow employees.

**Qualifications**

+ Penultimate year of University doing a Bachelors or Masters subject

+ Well developed communication, presentation as well as analytical and problem-solving skills

+ Passion for working for Microsoft

+ **Fluency in English and local language is required**

+ **Full work authorization is required**

Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request via the Accommodation request form at https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/accommodationrequest .

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