• Communication Summer Graduate Internship

    J&J Family of CompaniesNew Brunswick, NJ 08901

    Job #1437336448

  • At Johnson & Johnson, we use technology and the power of teamwork to discover new ways to prevent and overcome the world's the most significant healthcare challenges. Our Corporate, Consumer Health, Medical Devices, and Pharmaceutical teams leverage data, real-world insights, and creative minds to make life-changing healthcare products and medicines. We're disrupting outdated healthcare ecosystems and infusing them with transformative ideas to help people thrive throughout every stage of their lives. With a reach of more than a billion people every day, there's no limit to the impact you can make here. Are you ready to reimagine healthcare?

    Here, your career breakthroughs will change the future of health, in all the best ways. And you'll change, too. You'll be inspired, and you'll inspire people across the world to change how they care for themselves and those they love. Amplify your impact. Join us!

    Johnson & Johnson is recruiting Communication Graduate Interns for summer 2020. These full-time internship positions will be in New Brunswick or other Johnson & Johnson facilities within the New Jersey/New York/Pennsylvania area, or remotely, at the discretion of your manager. Work location is flexible if approved by the Company except that position may not be performed remotely from Colorado.

    Communications Graduate Intern - Summer 2021

    Johnson & Johnson is home to a world-class communication team, and we are currently hiring our Class of Summer 2021 - a talented group of graduate-level communicators who are looking to build a career in healthcare communications. They will be fully integrated members of our team for the duration of the internship, with opportunities to make meaningful contributions and demonstrate a real passion for communication.

    • Interns will gain valuable work experience in different areas across the business in one of the most innovative, diversified, and admired companies in the world.

    • Interns will be assigned a manager depending on their placement, whether in a business unit or in one of the corporate functions.

    Primary responsibilities:

    As a Class of Summer 2021 Communications Intern at Johnson & Johnson, you will help build the reputation of Johnson & Johnson with key internal and external stakeholders by participating in communication activities that bring value across the company. You will help engage, align, inspire, and inform our stakeholders around the world.

    Successful candidates will blend communication, marketing and journalism disciplines, demonstrate a strong ability to write and create a wide variety of content in a number of formats, such as internal announcements, presentations, press releases, articles, videos, web copy, media pitches and social media outreach. You may also contribute to research for current and/or future campaigns and translate the information into insights and strategy.

    You will have the opportunity to interact with Johnson & Johnson employees at all levels, and with other partner groups within Johnson & Johnson including Legal, Sales, Marketing, Operations, Finance, R&D, Government Affairs and IT, as well as public relations and other agencies working on our behalf.

    The ideal qualifications:

    • Excellent business writing skills

    • Self-starters who can manage projects and follow-ups with demonstrated attention to detail

    • Strong research and analytical skills and the ability to synthesize and translate findings into concrete executable recommendations

    • Strong digital and social media acumen

    • Time and priority management

    • Ability to work independently and as part of a team

    • Personal integrity & Credo-based values

    • "Can do" attitude

    • Curious and broad minded

    • Drive to take personal ownership and accountability for results

    • Collaborative - willingness to learn from others and partner with peers

    • Courage to speak your voice and suggest innovative ideas


    Qualifications - External

    • Must be permanently legally authorized to work in the United States at time of application, without requiring sponsorship for employment visa status (now or in the future).

    • Must be currently enrolled in an accredited College/University in a communications, journalism, marketing, public affairs or related graduate degree program with an interest in pursuing a career in communications/public affairs (individuals pursuing graduate degrees in science or any healthcare-related field who have communications experience also are eligible).

    • A minimum 3.00 cumulative GPA.

    • Previous professional experience in a communications, public affairs, journalism, or related job prior to enrolling in the graduate program (minimum 12 months required).

    • Fundamental understanding of healthcare business and challenges.

    • Geographic mobility for the time of the internship (approximately 10 weeks) or ability to work remotely full-time for the duration of the 10 weeks.

    • You must be willing to commit to work 40 hours per week (Monday - Friday) during your assignment.

    Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies are equal opportunity employers, and all applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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    Primary Location

    United States-New Jersey-New Brunswick-One Johnson & Johnson Plaza


    Janssen Global Services, LLC (6085)

    Job Function

    General Administration

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