Centene Corporation Communications Intern (Undergraduate) - Summer 2019 in Clayton, Missouri


Centene provides high-quality, culturally-sensitive healthcare coverage and services to millions of people across the United States and internationally. Through our local healthcare programs, we collaborate with a network of physicians, hospitals and supportive healthcare services to deliver the best care for each and every person. At Centene, your innovative thinking and new ideas can help us change the world of healthcare and transform our communities. When you join us, you’ll become part of a team that helps run health plans in states coast-to-coast. Here, your skills, your passion and your vision can make a difference every day. So, if you’re ready for a career built around helping others, we can help you find your purpose at work.

Basic Purpose- With direct supervision and oversight, the intern position provides exposure and opportunity to investigate a career, gain business knowledge and practical application of a specific function within the healthcare industry.


Centene Summer Internship Program provides a forum for students to apply classroom skills and academic training in a real world business environment. In addition to being assigned business-impacting projects throughout the summer, students will be matched with a manager who will meet with them on a regular basis to provide direction on assignments.

  • Assist with projects across a wide range of corporate communications functions, including digital and social media, video production, internal communication and public/media relations

  • Play a key role in some of the day to day functions of the department through tasks such as traditional and social media monitoring, creating content, and reporting

  • Lead special projects from start to finish. Past projects have included video production and a social media audit


Must be enrolled in an undergraduate program at an accredited university or college, preferably in a field related to the hiring department through the internship period.


  • Active involvement in Marketing or Communications club, student group, or business fraternity/sorority.

  • Demonstrated analytical skills, including the ability to assemble information, extract pertinent facts, draw logical conclusions, and present recommendations

  • Excellent organizational & multi-tasking skills.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

  • Work well as a team.

Centene is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity, and values the ways in which we are different. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other characteristic protected by applicable law.

TITLE: Communications Intern (Undergraduate) - Summer 2019

LOCATION: Clayton, Missouri


COMPANY: Internships