Marketing communications intern (Principal Financial Group)

The Principal Financial Group is seeking a Marketing intern to join to join our Retirement & Investors Services Annuities Team.

As a Valued Intern at The Principal (VIP), we have a focus on both professional and personal development including hands on training from a leader and a mentor. During your experience we encourage you to reach out to varying levels of employees from peers to senior management to learn about a number of departments and our overall business. While a part of the VIP program you’ll also have the chance to take part in personal development sessions, and to connect with your peers in a social environment!

This is an outstanding opportunity for students majoring in Marketing, Communications, Advertising, Public Relations, Business, or Journalism, to join a Fortune 500 company this fall. As an intern, you would be involved in assisting with the launching of initiatives in the Retirement Income marketplace. Students must be entering their junior or senior year to be considered for this opportunity, and preference is given to applicants with at least a 3.0 GPA. Previous experience in a Marketing environment/internship and involvement with related student organizations is preferred. Candidates must possess excellent written and verbal communication skills, organization, creativity, and ability to work well in a team. Preference given to those that have social media expertise and the ability to apply that knowledge in a business setting. During this internship you will have the opportunity to do meaningful work that impacts our bottom line.

This internship requires 40 hours per week from Mid-May/Mid-August 2014.

For a link to the position, click here.