Social Media Intern
Today, Lonza is a global leader in life sciences operating across three continents. While we work in science, there’s no magic formula to how we do it. Our greatest scientific solution is talented people working together, devising ideas that help businesses to help people. In exchange, we let our people own their careers. Their ideas, big and small, genuinely improve the world. And that’s the kind of work we want to be part of.
The purpose of this internship would be to research and recommend what a best practices Portsmouth-based social media practice would look like (including but not limited to Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, TikTok). Currently, Global Social Media focuses on Lonza as a whole. Given the amount of recruiting we will need to do over the next decade, having a focused and dedicated Social Media practice at Portsmouth will allow us to enhance our recruitment efforts as well as champion the good works we do in the Portsmouth Community. The intern would engage in the following activities:
Research best practice Social Media in the following areas. CDMOs, pharmaceuticals, NH Companies, Other industries with best practices Social Media function
Interview key Lonza personnel regarding Social Media requirements, including Portsmouth Head of HR, Portsmouth head or Recruiting, Portsmouth Head of Communications, Global Marketing/Social Media Personnel, and other Lonza Sites with localized Social Media presence.
Develop a recommendation for Portsmouth that include the following
Social Media Channels to Use
Tools to Employ
Cadence of messaging
Content Editorial Calendar
Approach and Cost for Implementation
Quantifiable Value of creating a Portsmouth Social Media function
Impact of not creating a Portsmouth Social Media function in Portsmouth
Share findings with Senior Leadership Team
Get Portsmouth Social Media program up-and-running, if time allows
At a minimum, completion of sophomore year (typically 60 credits).
Must working towards a BS or MS a degree in an Marketing, Advertising, Communications, Journalism, or related field
Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 (out of 4) required.
Must be able to begin Monday May 24, 2021 or June 7, 2021 and complete the internship role, which will end late 2021
10-20 Hours of part-time work per week
Every day, Lonza’s products and services have a positive impact on millions of people. For us, this is not only a great privilege, but also a great responsibility. How we achieve our business results is just as important as the achievements themselves. At Lonza, we respect and protect our people and our environment. Any success we achieve is no success at all if not achieved ethically.
People come to Lonza for the challenge and creativity of solving complex problems and developing new ideas in life sciences. In return, we offer the satisfaction that comes with improving lives all around the world. The satisfaction that comes with making a meaningful difference.