Intern - Internal Communications

Herndon, VA, US


Communications and Corporate Responsibility Intern


Beacon Building Products (Nasdaq: BECN) is the largest publicly traded distributor of residential and non-residential roofing materials in the United States and Canada.  Beacon also distributes complementary building products, including siding, windows, insulation, waterproofing systems and other specialty exterior and interior building products.  A Fortune 500 company, Beacon is among the oldest and most established distributors in the building products distribution industry. The company’s mission is to empower its customers to Build More for their customers, business, community and family through world-class service and innovative solutions.

Beacon Building Products is seeking a hard-working student intern to assist with communications on a range of subjects to employees and other stakeholders. 


The primary areas of work include:

  • Internal communications- employee engagement projects, intranet analysis and promotion, e-news content development, writing and distribution, copy review
  • External communications- social media and website content research and writing
  • Corporate responsibility- volunteer event organization, donation story development, diversity and inclusion project communications


Desired Experience

  • Minimum of 3 years college completion
  • Communications, Business Administration, Marketing majors preferred
  • Previous corporate environment work experience preferred
  • Must be hard-working, responsible, and reliable
  • Excellent English writing/grammar/editing skills
  • Ability to analyze data, think critically and propose solutions
  • Upbeat and curious, creative and confident with a learning attitude


“Our goal at Beacon is to cultivate an environment where all ideas are welcomed, and all our people feel empowered.”

Nearest Major Market: Washington DC