Kellogg Kellogg's PR and Communications Intern - 12 Month Placement in MANCHESTER, United Kingdom
At Kellogg's we have a vision of enriching and delighting the world through foods and brands that matter; with the purpose of nourishing families so that they can flourish and thrive.
Our Vision and Purpose are at the heart of everything we do. Simple yet powerful, they define why we're here and where we're going - made possible by the extraordinary talent of everyone who works here. People like you. Our heritage, through the inspiration of W.K. Kellogg, continues to drive our company and keeps us committed to creating a stronger future every day, by putting people first in everything we do.
Help us grab some grrrreat headlines! We’re on the hunt for someone who’s passionate about public relations to join the in-house PR team at Kellogg’s for a 12-month industrial placement.
WHAT WILL I BE DOING?
We’re looking for someone who’s passionate about public relations to help make us as famous for our PR as we are for our brands.
From our MediaCity, Salford headquarters, you will play a role in promoting our iconic brands – from Kellogg’s Corn Flakes to Pringles - and our community work (like our school breakfast club programme) to the UK press.
But, like any in-house PR role, you’ll need to be ready to try your hand at different things. That’s why we’re looking for someone who can help out with our internal communications, events and corporate social responsibility programmes too.
Whether you are studying for a degree in PR isn’t important, but a ferocious appetite for the media and a willingness to roll up your sleeves and muck-in is.
As a Kellogg intern you will have the opportunity to experience a challenging, meaningful role that contributes to our business. During your placement at Kellogg’s you’ll be building your network and expertise in a thriving environment of professional development and teamwork.
WHAT DO I NEED TO DEMONSTRATE?
To be considered for this position, as well as a hunger to learn and succeed, you must be able to meet the following requirements:
On target to achieve a minimum 2:1 degree
A demonstrable desire to pursue a career in PR (perhaps you’ve written for your student newspaper or helped promote your student society?)
A confident communicator, with good written and oral communications skills
Analytical thinking with the ability to plan, prioritise and deliver results
Tenacity and resilience
Ability to use initiative
We are keen to here from undergraduates who are looking for a sandwich year placement or recent postgraduates / graduates wishing to pursue a career in PR.
WHAT ELSE DO I NEED TO KNOW?
This role requires someone with an immense passion and spirit to work and win within this area of the business. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone to grow with us whilst contributing to the growth of the Kellogg business.
In our quest to find the best talent to join Kellogg’s, we have designed a selection process. This will include:
Stage 1 : An on-line application. This includes completing:
Document attachment answering the following 2 mandatory questions (applications that do not include these responses will unfortunately not be considered)
What is your single biggest achievement? (200 word count) Why is it your biggest achievement? What did you do? What did you learn?
Why do you want to pursue a career in PR? (200 word count)
Stage 2 : A telephone interview with a member of the Kellogg’s UK corporate communications teams
Stage 3: Join us at our UK Head Office in MediaCity for a face to face interview which will give you a great insight into our culture and the environment we work within.
This is a 12 month placement with a start date of September 2019.
Please note that we will only accept applications that are made to us via our Careers site.
If you experience any difficulty when applying please contact EuropeanRecruitment@kellogg.com
Please note that the closing date may be subject to change. We will interview suitable candidates as they apply, so please don’t hesitate to take this opportunity to submit your application as soon as possible.
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The Kellogg Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer who strives to provide an inclusive work environment that involves everyone and embraces the diverse talent of its people
Title: Kellogg's PR and Communications Intern - 12 Month Placement
Location: UK-North West England-Manchester
Requisition ID: COM000242
Job Function: Communications & Corporate Affairs
Job Type: Internship/Graduate
Closing Date: Sep 12, 2019, 2:29:00 AM