Vistra Communications

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Communications Internship

Communications Internship

ID 
2017-1102
Job Locations 
US-FL-Lutz
Posted Date 
8/22/2017
Category 
Corporate Headquarters

More information about this job

Overview

Fall Internship Opportunity  

 

Vistra interns gain hands-on experience in the areas of strategic communications, marketing, social media, creative graphic design, conducting research, conducting surveys, and developing and maintaining client relationships. 

 

This internship position is responsible for assisting the corporate team with tasks, projects and processes within that department. This is an educational internship, designed to enable a student to obtain knowledge in the field of communications, develop professional skills and explore career opportunities. The intern will be required to write a final internship reflection essay and presentation. 

 

Responsibilities

Core duties and responsibilities include assistance with and participation in the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Monitoring and maintaining professional physical work spaces
  • Research for various projects
  • Brainstorming sessions
  • Campaign and strategy development
  • Graphic design tasks as assigned
  • Content development
  • Data entry and maintaining databases
  • Organizing and documenting processes, files and project tasks
  • Formal and informal training and professional development
  • Special projects as assigned
  • Other support activities as requested

Qualifications

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office products including Word and Excel;
  • Ability to perform mathematical computations;
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing;
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships;
  • Ability to understand and follow complex oral and written instructions;
  • Skill in the operation of standard office equipment, personal computer, calculator, copier, etc.

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:

  • Current  College Student who are majoring in or expressed interest in having a career in communications, marketing, graphics design or related field.

To apply, interns must provide the following:

  1. Complete career profile 
  2. Upload a Current resume, which includes education and work experiences with dates
  3. Essay (no more than 5 pages) – What kinds of work-study do you envision yourself performing at Vistra Communications? What skills would you like to attain and/or improve upon? How will this work experience help you to achieve your future work-related goals?
  4. 2 letters of recommendation – Letters should be emailed directly to Careers@ConsultVistra.com
  5. Transcripts or official record of post-secondary course work with grades

 

 


2016 Top PR Firm Ranked #1 / Tampa Bay Business Journal

2016 Small Business of the Year / Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce

2016 SBA South Florida District Veteran-Owned Small Business of the Year

  

Vistra Communications, LLC (Vistra) is a growing communications and management support services company providing a range of services to corporate and federal clients including the Department of Defense, Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Department of Justice (DOJ) and other government agencies. Vistra is an SBA 8(a) and SDVOSB.

 

Vistra Communications is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or other protected status.