We are looking for a part-time intern to support our Public Relations team for a three month internship for academic credit beginning in Fall 2019. This is not your “getting coffee and answering phones” kind of internship: we want our interns to gain as much knowledge as they can and help them grow within their career aspirations!
Direct media pitching
Writing media releases, alerts and other press materials
Media, blogger and social media correspondence
Maintaining digital clipbooks for brand partners
Creating and updating media lists
General account support
Majoring in Public Relations, Communications, Journalism or other closely related field
Outstanding verbal and written communication skills (AP Style knowledge is a big plus)
Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, energetic and highly creative setting
A positive attitude and excitement to learn new skills
Previous PR/media experience preferred
All candidates must be a current student and eligible for academic credit.