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Freeport McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc.

United States

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2019 Summer Internship - Communications - New Orleans, LA


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New Orleans, LA, United States 

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Freeport-McMoRan (FCX) is a leading international mining company with headquarters in Phoenix, Arizona. FCX operates large, long-lived, geographically diverse assets with significant proven and probable reserves of copper, gold and molybdenum.


Our summer intern program is tailored to individuals who are currently enrolled in mining or business-related degrees as full-time students at an accredited, four-year college or university in North America. Internships typically run from mid-May to mid-August. Freeport-McMoRan's intern program has been referred to as one of the top intern programs in the mining industry. By providing a structured program and access to the top minds and technology in mining today, your internship will equip you with the skills and experience to help prepare you for a successful career.

Under close supervision, assists in the development and production of various internal communications publications and programs including, but not limited to:
  • Developing and producing print and radio advertisements for use in the company’s community communications efforts, including writing and editing copy
  • Assisting in developing and updating company informational websites
  • Assisting in updating the company recruiting website
  • Assisting in the updating the company intranet
  • Assisting with information and data gathering for recruiting and career development materials
  • Proofreading of various employee communications
  • Performing other duties as required
  • Following all safety procedures and rules applicable to working conditions
Minimum Qualifications
  • Full-time student pursuing Bachelor's or Master's degree in journalism, public relations, mass communications, marketing or related field; OR
  • Recent college graduate having graduated within 12 months prior to internship start date with a degree in journalism, public relations, mass communication, marketing, or related field
  • Ability to use publishing and website development software
  • Strong writing and editing skills
  • Skilled in following safety practices and recognizing hazards
  • Good interpersonal skills