Communications Intern

State Auto Insurance Companies - Columbus, OH3.1

It's fun to work in a company where people truly BELIEVE in what they're doing!
We're committed to bringing passion and customer focus to the business.

Summary & Key Responsibilities

Are you looking for an opportunity to be courageous in doing the right thing, to show compassion to our customers, agents and associates, and to build community by helping to make State Auto a great place to work? Come join the State Auto EXPERIENCE!

State Auto Insurance Companies has an exciting 12-week paid ($16 - $20/hr) summer Marketing and Communications internship located in Columbus, Ohio. The length of the internship is dependent upon class schedule, but will tentatively start on May 20, 2019 and end August 9, 2019. The intern will assist with various projects and activities encompassing digital and email marketing & design. The intern will have the opportunity to learn about many different functions of State Auto and insurance.

Perform routine communication tasks, including one or more of the following activities: writing, editing, proofreading, review of graphic design and layout, and written and electronic materials presentation development.
Know and perform tasks using fundamental concepts, practices and procedures of the communication field.
Assist in coordinating event logistics for large-scale meetings.
Produce and publish compelling content for various social media channels.

Earning a minimum 3.0 GPA or 2.8 GPA with active student leadership/community involvement. Opportunity is open to current college Sophomores (rising Sophomores acceptable) and Juniors.
Able to work a 37.5-hour week.
Willing to participate in a variety of projects and the ability to attend business meetings and community events, which will enrich the learning experience.

Minimum Experience / Education:
Rising Sophomore or Junior working to obtain a degree from an accredited four year college, preferably in Communications, Marketing, Public Relations or a related discipline.

Adobe Creative Suite
Salesforce a plus

***Loman Education Foundation offers a financial aid program for students interested in pursuing internship opportunities outside of their geographic location:

State Auto offers a competitive salary, an annual bonus program, an excellent benefit program including medical, dental, vision and prescription insurance coverage, life insurance, matching 401(k) plan, flexible spending accounts, tuition assistance, and a stock purchase plan. State Auto is committed to the principal of equal employment opportunity for all associates and applicants and to providing associates with a work environment that is free from discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions (hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, training and work assignments) are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status, military status, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. State Auto will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. State Auto is a smoke-free work environment. We utilize drug screening and background checks as conditions of employment. For all exempt positions we also obtain motor vehicle reports (MVR s). State Auto will not accept candidates from third-party recruiters without a signed agreement with State Auto.

Full Time / Part Time

Full time
Worker Sub-Type

If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic over-achievers, you'll enjoy your career with us!