Executive Communications Intern (Summer 2021)

University Recruiting San Francisco, California

Join us as we pursue our disruptive new vision to remove barriers between data and action so customers can thrive in the Data Age. We are a company filled with people who are passionate about our product and seek to deliver the best experience for our customers. At Splunk, we’re committed to our work, our customers, having fun, and most importantly to each other’s success. Learn more about Splunk careers and how you can become a part of our journey!


The Splunk executive communications team is looking for an enthusiastic and organized self-starter to join our team as an intern. As a member of the team, you learn the day in the life of our executives and their comms leaders through helping on executive communications projects including presentation engagements, written materials and social media copy, employee communications planning, research and team operational support. You’ll also have an opportunity to collaborate with stakeholders across the company to enable Splunk’s leaders to tell the Splunk story. 

If you want to get exposure to some of the best leaders in the tech industry and the people helping them behind the scenes, this is your dream internship.


  • Support executive engagements (scoping conversations, developing briefing documents, attending prep sessions with exec, attending the engagement)
  • Benchmark other leadership communications and programs across peer and cross-industry organizations
  • Help with operational materials including message scaling materials and guides

Skill Requirements

  • Organized and articulate, with impeccable attention to detail; strong interpersonal skills
  • Undergraduate with 1-2 years of writing and editing experience 
  • Team player who is willing to pitch in on a variety of projects
  • Strong project management skills; deadline driven and able to juggle multiple tasks and priorities
  • Curious and excited to learn

Education Requirements

  • Currently pursuing their Bachelor’s degree 

We value diversity at our company. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics in the location in which the candidate is applying.

For job positions in San Francisco, CA, and other locations where required, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

Thank you for your interest in Splunk!