Corporate & Consumer Relations Internship

  • The Utilities Regulation and Competition Authority (URCA)
  • Nassau, New Providence, The Bahamas
  • Apr 23, 2018
Internship Entry Level Marketing, Advertising & Public Relations

Job Description

Job Title: Corporate & Consumer Relations Internship

About the Company

The Utilities Regulations and Competition Authority ("URCA") is the independent regulator of the Electronic Communications Sector (comprising broadcasting, radio spectrum and electronic communications) and the Electricity Sector in the Bahamas. URCA's mission is "Improving lives through effective utilities regulation".

URCA is seeking qualified candidates for Summer Internship positions with in the Corporate and Consumer Relations Department. The internships will be based in The Bahamas and will report to the Department Head or designate. The duration of the internship will be 4-6 weeks starting 25 June, 2018.

Core Duties

The successful candidate will be required to:

Assist with the planning and execution of projects as defined and as they arise, including, publication production, database creation, communication campaigns, news releases, social media management and assist with a range of other communications and administrative duties within the Corporate and Consumer Relations Department, and other projects as assigned.

Qualifications, Skills & Competencies

The successful applicant must have:

  • Enrollment in a Communications, Public Relations, Marketing or relevant area Degree program from an accredited University/College and completed at least two years.
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative grade point average or equivalent.
  • A keen interest in public communications and consumer affairs.
  • Position requires a creative, imaginative and hardworking individual who likes to be challenged.
  • Intermediate knowledge of MS Office.
  • Basic Problem Solving and Analysis skills
  • Basic Project and Relationship Management skills
  • Intermediate social media skills

Remuneration & Benefits:

The URCA is a performance drive organization and offers competitive and attractive remuneration. Further information about URCA can be obtained from the website www.urcabahamas.com

Applications:

URCA thanks all applicants for their interest but only applicants who have been short-listed and have the qualifications and experience requested will be contacted. Interested applicants should email their resume to hr@urcabahamas.bs. Please indicate which internship position you are applying for in the subject line.