Dow Chemical Public & Governmental Affairs Internship Program in Istanbul, Turkey

The Dow Chemical Company has a very challenging One Year Internship Assignment (Minimum of 3 full days per week) for a talented current Master’s Student to join our Public Affairs & Government Affairs (PA/GA) Department located in Istanbul, Turkey . Public Affairs & Government Affairs professionals at Dow play a key role in managing and enhancing the corporate reputation and opening up dialogue for change by interacting with stakeholders such as customers, employees, government officials, policy makers, retirees and communities worldwide.

This role will provide support to the PA&GA team in Turkey regarding the following areas:

Business Public Affairs

Helps position and promote Dow products and services to key customers and markets through trade media relations, advertising, literature production, direct mail, trade shows, customer communications and events, and digital and social media.

Corporate Public Affairs

Provides communications counsel to the company’s top executives as well as leads Dow’s communications with employees, the news media, advocacy groups and the general public.

Geographic/Site Public Affairs

Works to build and strengthen relationships with employees, retirees, communities, advocacy groups, trade associations, governmental organizations and other stakeholders in their respective communities.

Government Affairs

Offers expertise in essential areas of the public and international policy process, including development, process expertise, and relationships.

Customer & Business Events

Helps Dow professionals go beyond business meetings and phone calls to provide an atmosphere that allows them to build relationships with strategic customers and team members. Customers and employees are the keys to Dow's success, but building effective, long-term relationships that fuel innovation takes time and effort.

The intern will report to the PA&GA Leader in Turkey and will work closely with the PA&GA team.

The role will be temporary for 1 year.

  • The applicant should be ready to commit tominimum three full days between Monday-Friday for a period of 1 year.

The applicant should be a university Student (currently enrolled in Master's program); departments of Business Administration, Economics, International Relations, Public Affairs and English Language and Literature are preferred.

  • The candidate must be enrolled in university during the whole internship period

  • Fluency inEnglish and Turkishis required

  • Good knowledge ofMS Officeprograms

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

  • Strong learning agility.

About this Posting

The Dow Chemical Company values the benefits that diversity can bring. Dow is looking for individuals best suited for this role regardless of nationality, origin, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, disability or age.

The positions represented by this job posting are aligned to one of the three divisions, Agriculture, Materials Science or Specialty Products. Additional information on division alignment will be provided during the recruitment process.

About DowDuPont

DowDuPont (NYSE: DWDP) is a holding company comprised of Dow 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.


Public & Governmental Affairs Internship Program



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