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Communications Intern Job


Houston, Texas, US

Job Skill Group:  Other
Date:  Apr 25, 2022


Hess is a leading international independent energy company engaged in the exploration and production of crude oil and natural gas. 

We have an industry leading position in the Bakken in North Dakota – a key U.S. shale play. Hess is also one of the largest producers in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico and a key natural gas producer and supplier to Peninsular Malaysia and Thailand. The company is engaged in exploration and appraisal activities offshore Guyana, participating in one of the industry’s largest oil discoveries in the past decade, as well as the Gulf of Mexico, Suriname and Nova Scotia.

Hess aims to attract, retain and energize the best people by investing in their professional development and providing them with challenging and rewarding opportunities for personal growth. We are always looking for talented professionals who share our values and are passionate about making a difference in the world and in their careers. We strive to meet the highest standards of corporate citizenship by protecting the health and safety of our employees, safeguarding the environment and creating a long-lasting, positive impact on the communities where we do business.

For more information about Hess Corporation, please visit our website at 


Position Summary:                                       

Hess Corporation seeks a motivated college student for a paid internship to support the company’s internal communications and charitable community activities. In this position, the intern will gain hands-on experience working as part of highly skilled and fast-paced corporate communications team.


Successful applicants for this position must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment.


Position Description:

Work with members of the Hess Communications team on a variety of activities and initiatives to build the company’s reputation and engagement with employees, community members and other stakeholders, including:

  • Assisting in the execution of communications plans for key company initiatives and programs such a wellness, technology, and recognition   
  • Developing and posting graphics on the company’s internal communications channels: intranet, Workplace, and digital signage network
  • Helping identify and develop stories that illuminate important developments across the company
  • Supporting the implementation of Hess Force volunteer charity events and activities in the community
  • Compiling impact summaries for the function’s quarterly metrics and measures dashboard
  • Tracking external awards and advertising schedules
  • Managing the inventory of company giveaways and merchandise
  • Coding expenses to designated budget cost centers



  • Completed at least three semesters into a bachelor’s degree in Communications, Journalism, Public Relations or a related field.
  • Strong writing skills
  • Solid organizational skills with good follow-through and attention to detail
  • Strong interpersonal skills and poise to work effectively in a corporate environment
  • Able to meet deadlines while juggling multiple assignments.
  • Experience supporting marketing, communications, event management or related fields a plus.


Time Allocation:
This part-time position can accommodate a flexible schedule, and hours can vary by semester. 



The Hess Way of Working refers to competencies considered absolute pre-requisites for success. How you deliver results is as important as what you achieve. Every employee is expected to demonstrate the behaviors within these competencies to be considered an effective performer and, ultimately, earn career growth opportunities.

  • Builds Trusted Relationships
  • Develops Talent
  • Creates Effective Teams
  • Thinks Strategically
  • Inspires Innovation
  • Demonstrates Courage
  • Drives Continuous Improvement
  • Makes Quality Decisions
  • Delivers High Performance


Hess is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or genetic information. Hess is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation for individuals with disabilities in employment, its services, programs, and activities. To request reasonable accommodation, click here or send an email to

Posting Notes: Audrey E Deleon | Intern/Student/Co-op | Other | United States| Texas | Houston | | |  | | Yes | 26126