Iridium Satellite

  • 2020 Summer Internship - Content Marketing

    Job Locations US-VA-McLean
    Job ID 2019-1588
    Worker Category
  • Company Overview

    Iridium is the only truly global voice and data satellite communications network that connects people, organizations, assets, government and relief agencies with “on-the-move” availability.  Together with its ecosystem of partners, Iridium delivers essential, reliable communications with an easy-to-integrate platform and service for improved efficiency.  With more than 20 years of experience, Iridium will soon be launching the next-generation of connectivity, Iridium CertusSM - the most versatile global broadband service with improved speeds to satisfy the critical need to send and receive communications when traveling by land, sea or air.  For more information about Iridium products, services and partner solutions, visit

    Position Summary, Job Requirements & Responsibilities

    Position Summary:


    The Global Marketing team is seeking a Content Marketing intern for summer 2020. As a Content Marketing intern, you will collaborate with the marketing team on written, graphic, and video content. Your contribution will help develop, expand and maintain Iridium’s brand awareness and ongoing marketing efforts, and will help you acquire new marketing skills in a fast-paced environment. We’re looking for a creative, hands-on learner who’s ready to dive right in and start creating exciting new content!


    Duties & Responsibilities:

    • Develop written, graphic, and video content for corporate website, blog, newsletters, intranet, and microsites
    • Present new, creative ideas for engaging multimedia content
    • Work with subject-matter experts to produce thought leadership content for company verticals
    • Assist with the creation of dynamic PowerPoint decks for executive presentations and speaking opportunities
    • Help with creative development of marketing assets and sales tools for partners
    • Support the marketing team to implement the Iridium brand across the organization
    • Perform other duties and responsibilities as may be assigned from time to time by management

    Professional Skills to be Acquired: 

    • On-the-job work experience related to the current field of study
    • Content strategy development
    • Content campaign creation and execution
    • Content optimization
    • Marketing measurement and analytics
    • Collaboration; experience in a team environment
    • Multi-tasking and prioritization

    Experience & Education Requirements / EEO

    • Must be a U.S. Citizen
    • Must be a minimum of 18 years of age
    • Must currently be enrolled in an accredited college or university working on a bachelor's or graduate degree in Marketing, Journalism, Communications or Public Relations
    • Must be able to provide writing ( and graphic design, if applicable) sample(s).
    • Exceptional writing and editing skills
    • Proficient with Microsoft Office suite, including Word, PowerPoint and Excel
    • Experience with Word Press
    • Experience with MailChimp or comparable e-mail marketing program (but not required)
    • Experience with Adobe Creative Suite (but not required)
    • Detail-oriented and organized
    • Creative self-starter
    • Confident in sharing ideas and participating in conversations with leaders
    • Experience with graphic design preferred (but not required)
    • Interest in aerospace and/or telecommunications

    Iridium is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or status as a protected veteran. EOE of Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability and other protected categories.



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