Northwestern Mutual

Strategic Communications Intern
Strategic Communications interns will have the opportunity to work in a large corporate communications department. The work focuses on communications for our employees, salesforce, clients and prospects. Interns will have an opportunity to focus in one area and have ownership of a body of work while also learning about work in other areas of Strategic Communications.


Basic responsibilities may include:

    Develop an understanding of the important role of communications in the rapidly evolving business landscape, financial services industry and working remotely and communicating during COVID-19
    Write, research, fact check, proof, and manage drafts with business partners
    Draft talking points and key messages for senior leaders, financial representatives, and other company spokespeople
    Plan and manage events including in-person and virtual large-scale meetings
    Program content using SharePoint online, email software and content management systems
    Collect and analyze data, working with Excel, Power BI and PowerPoint using data to provide insights to guide communications
    Create multi-media presentations including video/audio recording and editing through Adobe Premiere or Audition
    Support other home office and field channels, including audio/video centers.
14 January 2021