Public Relations Intern

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The Y9 Group’s internship program seeks to expose students to a wide variety of tasks and challenges. The intern will develop skills vitally important in today’s business environment.
Internship Position: Public Relations Intern
Type: Virtual
Compensation: College/Academic Credit
Work Hours: Flexible Schedule
Total Hours per Week: 10 – 20 hrs
Age Requirement: 18+


Description of Duties:
 Gain substantial knowledge in our company’s services
 Study the demographic details of the target consumer and help in forming strategies to attract them
 Build and maintain relationships with both local and national media
 Compile and maintain up-to-date contact databases
 Create and maintain press kits
 Develop, write, proof and distribute press releases and other materials as needed
 Assist with media relations, including pitching, researching and scheduling interviews if needed
 Create interview preparation materials
 Schedule and coordinate speaking engagements, appearances, photo shoots, and other special events

Our goal of this internship is to help the individual to gain the following personal development:
 Develop planning, organizational and time management skills
 Increase knowledge of computer skills and technology
 Develop team-based work competencies
 Establish a fundamental foundation in Public Relations


Educational Requirements:
 2+ years of coursework completed in the following majors: Communications, Journalism, Marketing, Public Relations, or
related majors
 Minimum overall GPA of 3.00

 Excellent communication skills and the ability to inform and entertain via written, oral and visual media.
 Knowledge of media production, communication, and dissemination techniques and methods.
 An innovative self-starter with problem solving skills, creativity, ambition, and a strong work ethic.
 Basic knowledge of MS Office and database management.

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