PR Intern - Summer
We are looking for a part-time Public Relations Intern to join our PR team this Summer for a three month internship. 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!
Reports ToPR & Social Media Manager
Our Company is committed to attracting and retaining the best qualified individuals and promotes equal employment opportunity to all applicants and employees regardless of race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, gender, age, medical condition, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental disability, genetic factors, military/veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.
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
Qualifications & Education
Majoring in Public Relations, Communications, Journalism or other closely related field
All candidates must be a current student and eligible for academic credit.
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