CommScope, Inc. Intern - Legal Ethics & Compliance in Hickory, North Carolina

Everyone communicates. It’s the essence of the human experience. How we communicate is evolving. Technology is reshaping the way we live, learn and thrive. The epicenter of this transformation is the network—our passion. Our experts are rethinking the purpose, role and usage of networks to help our customers increase bandwidth, expand capacity, enhance efficiency, speed deployment and simplify migration. From remote cell sites to massive sports arenas, from busy airports to state-of-the-art data centers— we provide the essential expertise and vital infrastructure your business needs to succeed. The world’s most advanced networks rely on CommScope connectivity.

The Corporate Ethics and Compliance Intern will enhance the effectiveness of the Corporate Ethics and Compliance team by assisting with, and potentially leading, a wide variety of projects, working in multiple technology platforms and cross functional groups.

Our Intern will become familiar with the inner workings of a fast-paced corporate environment, learn about corporate ethics and compliance programs, and hone skills relating to strategic planning, management systems, and systematic project management.

The CommScope’s Corporate Ethics and Compliance Team is a dynamic, global group focused on fostering a workplace where honesty, transparency, fairness and respect are valued and practiced consistently, and driving a culture of ethics, responsibility, sustainability and compliance throughout the company. The team is part of CommScope’s legal department.

The company’s Ethics and Compliance program includes the following areas: corporate responsibility and sustainability; labor and employment law; anti-corruption, anti-fraud, and conflicts of interest; environment, health & safety; environmental product compliance; trade compliance; privacy; antitrust and competition law; records retention; business continuity, including physical security and crisis management; internal investigations; ethics and compliance training and communications.

The intern will be exposed to the overall program management, and will have opportunities to work with professionals and projects in many of these different areas.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Participate in development and /or enhancement of management systems and technology tools across the various sub-teams within Corporate Ethics and Compliance.
  • Assist in developing training and communications materials for team members and other company employees.
  • Perform research regarding legal and other obligations.
  • Assist with data analytics relating to the various Ethics and Compliance programs.
  • Assist in developing department and company-wide policies and procedures.
  • Assist with reporting for various internal and external stakeholders.
  • Provide administrative and technology support for members of the Corporate Ethics and Compliance team.

    Education & Skills

  • High School diploma
  • Enrolled in a Bachelor's degree curriculum
  • Proficiency with computers and office technology, including Microsoft Office (particularly Excel, PowerPoint, Word)
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Positive attitude and professional demeanor; ability to work with colleagues at all levels, including executives

    It is the policy of CommScope to provide Equal Employment Opportunities to all individuals based on merit, qualifications and abilities. CommScope does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, gender (including pregnancy), national origin, age or any other characteristics as protected by law. Furthermore, this contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-300.5(a) and 41 CFR 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified protected veterans and qualified individuals on the basis of disability, and require affirmative action by covered prime contractors and subcontractors to employ and advance in employment qualified protected veterans and qualified individuals with disabilities.