Intern CSR - Gannett Foundation

Position: 
Intern CSR - Gannett Foundation
Organization Name: 
Gannett Foundation
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Job Description: 

ABOUT GANNETT

Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) is an innovative, digitally focused media and marketing solutions company committed to strengthening communities across our network. With an unmatched local-to-national reach, Gannett touches the lives of more than 110 million people monthly with our Pulitzer-Prize winning content, consumer experiences and benefits, and advertiser products and services. Gannett brands include USA TODAY NETWORK with the iconic USA TODAY and more than 100 local media brands, digital marketing services companies ReachLocal and SweetIQ, and U.K. media company Newsquest. To connect with us, visit www.gannett.com.

 

ABOUT OUR TEAM 

The Gannett Foundation, established in 1991, supports the philanthropic and corporate social responsibility work of Gannett by providing over $3M in community based grants in more than 100 markets, grants supporting industry development and employee engagement. In addition, the Foundation works in concert with the company’s corporate social responsibility initiative, A Community Thrives, which makes grants to grass roots initiatives leveraged through a crowd-funding partnership.

 

Gannett, Inc. Internship – Foundation/CSR – 2019-2020 school year – McLean, VA

Gannett is in search of a talented college or graduate student looking for an enriching paid corporate social responsibility internship. Come join Gannett, Inc., a Fortune 500 global digital media company for a 2019-2020 school year Internship. As part of the Gannett team, you will develop and apply skills and experience to support our Foundation and Corporate Social Responsibility team. The purpose of the internship experience is to provide opportunities through which undergrad and grad students can develop and grow by contributing to and supporting the work of the Gannett Foundation and the company’s CSR initiatives. The Foundation is housed in the young, fun marketing group at the company’s headquarters.

 

Come join us. Apply Today! Send interest and resume info to smadden@gannett.com.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Foundation/CSR intern will support the team by assisting with the A Community Thrives program management, grant review and due diligence, responding to inquiries, and program enhancements. In addition, the intern may work with the supervisor to develop other scopes of related work to advance the department.

 

REQUIREMENTS

Degree-seeking student currently enrolled at a college or university with a GPA of at least 3.0

Preferred Majors: Corporate Social Responsibility, Social Innovation, Marketing, Communications, Business Administration. Public Policy, Nonprofit Management. Grad Student ideal - but mature undergrad students with a steady schedule will work!

 

Required skill sets: Personable, detail oriented, well-organized, adaptable, flexible, strong MS Office and PC skills. Ability to multi-task and work well in a team environment. Excellent analytical and communication skills preferred. Previous internship experience a plus. 

Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, education, political affiliation or veteran status. Connect with us on LinkedInTwitterFacebookGlassdoorIndeedTheMuseto learn more about our dynamic company culture!

Application Deadline: 
Friday, September 20, 2019