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WSP USA Marketing Communications Intern in Boston, Massachusetts

Marketing Communications Intern

Req ID 6811

Marketing Communications Intern

Who We Are

At WSP, we are driven by inspiring future-ready pioneers to innovate. We’re looking to grow our teams with people who are ready to collaborate in building communities and expanding our skylines. To do this, we hire candidates of all backgrounds. That’s why here at WSP, inclusion, diversity, equity and belonging are core principles. Anything is within our reach and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future!

This Opportunity

Nationally recognized as a Top 100 Intern Program, WSP USA hosts hundreds of internships across the United States to gain hands-on, meaningful work experience to enhance their education and professional aptitude. Our interns gain exposure to real projects while working side by side with senior staff. Through our Developing Professionals Network, interns gain mentorship, networking opportunities and lifelong career connections.

Our Strategic Growth Team is seeking a Senior Marketing Communications Intern to work out of any major US City in which WSP is present. This intern must be within a commutable distance of the office.

This position will work closely with the marketing communications team, which is responsible for the marketing and promoting of the company, our work and people. The team also work closely with regional and national leadership to develop and execute marketing plans aimed at building brand awareness and supporting client and pursuit positioning activities.

Under close supervision, the candidate would develop content for marketing collateral, technical documents or whitepapers, social media/advertising, website, industry visibility opportunities (conferences and events), internal communications and awards submittals.

Your Impact

  • Reads, evaluates and edits content for adherence to company styles, standards, and formats.

  • Drafts internal and external communications of a straightforward nature.

  • Gathers information to be used in articles, press releases and corporate correspondence.

  • Verifies facts and statistics to be used in various communications.

  • Proofreads articles for grammar and usage and recommends changes to the drafts done by others.

  • Supports the business needs of the marketing communications team.

  • Other duties as assigned.

  • Exercise responsible and ethical decision-making regarding company funds, resources and conduct, and adhere to WSP’s Code of Conduct and related policies and procedures.

  • Perform additional responsibilities as required by business needs.

  • Please note that there is no relocation or housing assistance associated with this internship.

Who You Are

Required Qualifications

  • Actively enrolled in an accredited Communications, Journalism, Marketing, English, or related Master's or PhD program.

  • Demonstrated interest in Marketing and Communications, or related field, and have a strong desire to advance skills related to WSP’s work and projects.

  • Experience with Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

  • Self-motivated with strong technical writing, analytical and communication skills.

  • Strong organizational skills .

  • Detail-oriented with an emphasis on quality work products.

  • The selected candidate must have the ability to work in the United States immediately.

  • Proficient in the foundational elements of writing – grammar, punctuation, consistency, accuracy and AP style – combined with a talent for crafting concise, meaningful, active and creative messaging.

  • Must be able to collaborate in a team oriented environment.

WSP Marketing Interns are paid between $16-23/hr depending on experience and location.


Additional Requirements

  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform essential job functions.

Additional Details

  • Travel Required: N/A - No travel required

  • Job Status: Intern

  • Employee Type: Full

  • Primary Location: NEW YORK - PENN PLAZA

  • All locations: US-CA-Los Angeles, US-CA-San Francisco, US-CO-Denver, US-GA-Atlanta, US-IL-Chicago, US-MA-Boston, US-MO-Kansas City, US-NY-New York, US-Remote, US-TX-Dallas, US-WA-Seattle

About WSP

WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of WSP, one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the buildings, transportation, energy, water and environment markets. With more than 12,000 employees in over 200 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper.

WSP provides a flexible, agile and hybrid workplace model while meeting client needs. Employees are also afforded a comprehensive suite of benefits including medical, dental, vision, disability, life, and retirement savings focused on providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career.

At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base. Your daily contributions to your team will be essential in meeting client objectives, goals and challenges. Are you ready to get started?

WSP USA (and all of its U.S. companies) is an Equal Opportunity Employer Race/Age/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Disability or Protected Veteran Status.

The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.