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The Franklin Institute
222 North 20th Street
DescriptionPosition Summary: Assist with departmental functions including writing, research, media event planning and coordination, video and photo shoots, social media, and administrative duties.
The Public Relations intern must be a good writer, creative and interested in throwing themselves into stand-alone projects. Self-starter a plus. Additional duties include assisting in gathering and maintaining all Franklin Institute print coverage (largely supplied electronically); scanning the internet and newspapers for coverage and tracking coverage in an excel spreadsheet.
The Public Relations intern will also help maintain/update departmental press lists on an ongoing basis.
Educational Requirements: Intern must be a college junior, senior or graduate studying Public Relations or a related field.
Special Skills Required:
• Excellent oral and written communications skills
• Attention to detail and project follow through
• Working knowledge of Excel, Microsoft Office and MS Word
• Knowledge of Power Point is helpful
• Social Media Skills
Schedule Requirements: Must be available a minimum of 15-20 hours per week.
To apply for this position, please contact The Franklin Institute at 215-448-1163 or firstname.lastname@example.org to request an Internship Application.