Internal Communications Intern

Location US-OH-Kettering
# Positions
ACCO Brands

Position Summary

If you have touched a Five Star® notebook, a Swingline® stapler, a Quartet® dry erase board, a Kensington® computer mouse or a simple box of ACCO paper clips, you have touched part of ACCO Brands Corporation, one of the world's largest suppliers of branded office and consumer products and print finishing solutions.  We have great brands that people in a 100 countries all over the world use to stay organized, such as:


AT-A-GLANCE®   Day-Timer®   Five Star®   GBC®   Kensington® Mead®   Quartet®   Swingline®   Wilson Jones® & others


We need great talent at ACCO Brands, and value different talents, aspirations and views to create a highly motivated, action-oriented atmosphere. Our winning team shares the ACCO Brands Vision of being a company that Achieves, Creates, Collaborates, and Organizes. We have a dynamic and healthy culture that is shaped by leaders and lived by employees at all levels.


ACCO Brands is seeking an Internal Communications Intern to assist the Corporate Communications team with the delivery of various forms of communication to our internal audiences globally. This position is based in our Kettering, Ohio office and reports to the Director of Corporate Communications.


Job responsibilities include:

  • Write feature articles for the Company’s intranet
  • Contribute content for our employee newsletters
  • Assist with promotion of Company special events
  • Create PowerPoint slides to meeting presentations
  • Other assignments, as needed


The Internal Communications Intern will have the opportunity to learn how Internal Communications combines aspects of Human Resources, Public Relations, Journalism, Marketing, Design and Electronic Media.

Position Qualifications

  • Must be an actively enrolled student as a junior, senior or graduate student, majoring in Mass Communications, Interpersonal Communications, Public Relations, Advertising, Marketing, Journalism or Visual Communications for the entirety of the internship
  • Must have a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA
  • Ability to commit to a one-year internship, working full time (40 hours) during the summer and part time (10-15 hours) during the school year


  • Exceptional writing and editing skills (must provide six writing samples, e.g. news articles, blog posts, speeches, advertising content, research paper)
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), and familiarity with graphic design software, such as Adobe and Photoshop; comfortable adapting to new technology
  • Photography and/or design skills a plus
  • Detail-oriented with the ability to follow through to completion
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Ability to work collaboratively as part of a team, as well as independently at times

Equal Opportunity Employer

ACCO Brands is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. The Company provides equal employment opportunity to all persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.


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