Dow Chemical 2017-2018 Campus Graduate - Public Affairs Development Program in Midland, Michigan

The Dow Chemical Company is seeking graduating college seniors and recent graduates (up to two years since graduation date) for the Public Affairs Development Program. Development employees will gain a full understanding of Dow’s communication practices through two yearlong project rotations. Development employees can expect to:


Experienceworking and collaborating on challenging and rewarding projects for a large Fortune 100 company


Explorethe globe through international teams and projects


Expandskills through structured training programs


Exchangeideas with company leaders on day one of joining the company

Challenging work begins on day one with employees interacting with top public affairs leaders on assignments. Projects can range from assisting with marketing communications for Dow’s business units, to creating social media and digital campaigns, to connecting with Dow’s global employees to connecting with the media and reporters. Rotational assignments will begin in Midland, Mich. with options for possible relocation for the second year.

Upon completion of the program, Development employees will be placed in a full time role within the Public Affairs function.

Minimum Requirements

  • 4 year university degree in public relations, communications, journalism, advertising, marketing or a related field

  • 2-3 previous internships or work experience in the PR, communications, advertising, or journalism field (preferred)

  • Strong writing skills

  • Leadership capabilities

  • Collaborative spirit and ability to work on a team

  • Creativity and innovation

  • Location flexibility during the program and for permanent position

  • A minimum GPA of 3.0

*A minimum requirement for this US-based position is the ability to work legally in the United States on a permanent basis (US citizen, US Permanent Resident or qualifying Asylee / Refugee).

  • About DowDuPont *

DowDuPont (NYSE: DWDP) is a holding company comprised of The Dow Chemical Company and DuPont with the intent to form strong, independent, publicly traded companies in agriculture, materials science and specialty products sectors that will lead their respective industries through productive, science-based innovation to meet the needs of customers and help solve global challenges. For more information, please visit us at www.dow-dupont.com .

The positions represented by this job posting are aligned to one of the three divisions, Agriculture, Materials Science or Specialty Products, which are expected to separate from DowDuPont into stand-alone public companies in late 2018 or early 2019. Information on the division alignment will be provided during the recruitment process.

Dow Offers:

  • Competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits

  • An annual variable pay program that rewards team and individual performance while sharing success across the company

  • Employee stock ownership - and the commitment to long-term success that it brings

  • On-going learning opportunities within a diverse, inclusive and rewarding work environment

  • Career experiences that can span different Dow businesses and functions with opportunities for personal and professional growth

  • The chance to work within a global company and interact with colleagues from around the world

  • Opportunities that spark your imagination and ignite your passion to help others

  • Dow is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

As part of our dedication to the diversity of our workforce, Dow is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity without regard for race, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or religion. We are also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at http://www.dow.com/en-us/contact-us , you may call us at 1 800-523-3945 and select Option 1, or send a facsimile request to 1 989-636-3674.

Title:

2017-2018 Campus Graduate - Public Affairs Development Program

Location:

Michigan-Midland

Requisition ID:

1706994