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Public Relations Intern

Are you a smart, creative, organized student or recent graduate? Can you effectively and persuasively write and communicate? Interested in practicing results-oriented creativity? We want to hear from you!

Our internship program offers college juniors and seniors and recent graduates an opportunity to gain on-the-ground experience in the fast-paced world of integrated public relations and marketing.

Interns actively participate in the life of the agency and are involved in writing, media relations, PR valuations and social media – producing real work under the guidance of agency professionals. Your portfolio will grow in quantity and quality during your time here.

In general, this position requires:

 

  • A fast learner who can quickly acquire knowledge and understand how it can be applied to advance our clients’ interests
  • An excellent understanding the rules of English grammar and usage and AP/journalistic style
  • A detail-oriented, organized person who can carry out assigned duties on task and on time
  • An independent thinker that can contribute and generate new ideas
  • Experience in social media and various online tools

Specific job responsibilities:

 

  • Visiting media outlets (print and online) to check for client media hits; reporting findings to account executive
  • Creating social media calendars and updating social media for designated clients
  • Checking social media for interactions; reporting findings to account executive
  • Making follow up calls for various media pitches
  • Writing copy for inbound marketing campaigns
  • Writing first drafts of blogs and press releases
  • Assisting with award nominations
  • Conducting research and analysis as needed for marketing and public relations
  • Filing publications in the media library
  • Clipping media hits and logging PR valuations into clients’ media
  • Keeping publication library organized

A limited number of internships are available per semester. Our fall and spring internships require at least 15 hours/week. Summer internships are full-time for at least two months. We offer a stipend upon completion of a successful internship. We can also work with your school for class credit.

 

Learn more about the Bradford Group and our interns by reading these blog posts:

 

Interested in applying for Spring 2017? Send us your resume and cover letter by Nov. 30! 

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