Role Title: Communications and Charities Intern
Reports to: Head of Corporate Communications
Division: Corporate Services
Closing Date for Applications: 9th May 2022
Duration of internship: 30th June 2022 - 1st July 2023
Role specific purpose:
To support the Communications Department with the delivery of various PR and communications activities during the season.
To respond to charitable requests in line with the Club’s charitable giving policy in addition to assisting in the coordination and delivery of wish-granting visits throughout the season.
Role specific accountabilities:
Manage the process of responding to charitable requests by mail and online for signed merchandise in line with the Club’s charitable giving policy.
Assist in the coordination and delivery of wish-granting visits throughout the season.
Assist the Communications Department with the delivery of corporate communications and stakeholder engagement activities.
Support the Communications Department in identifying opportunities for potential initiatives to enhance the reputation of Manchester City.
Proactively seek and create good news stories to share through Club channels both internally and externally.
Conduct media monitoring and generate coverage reports following Club announcements and events.
Role specific knowledge, skills and experience:
Degree or equivalent in a relevant field
Interest in a career in Communications and Public Relations
Outstanding communication skills; written and presentation skills
Team player who can adapt to work well across different teams and manage multiple stakeholders
Willing either to take the initiative or form a critical part of a larger team
Self-motivated and focused to work to own deadlines
City Football Group promotes equal opportunities in employment and we positively welcome applications from all candidates regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation.
We will screen all applicants and select candidates whose skills and experience seem to meet our needs. We will carefully consider your application during the initial screening and will contact you only if you are selected for an interview.
Employment is subject to the provision of proof of eligibility to work in the UK.
Due to our safeguarding promise, all UK based CFG roles will be subject to a DBS check upon commencing employment with us. This will be either a basic, standard or enhanced check depending on the job role and responsibilities.
If you have any further questions about the role or your application, please contact Careers@CityFootball.com
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