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1725 I ST NW
Posted: June 24 2015
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DescriptionA small, boutique public relations consultancy firm based in Washington D.C. handling busy clients, is looking for an intern interested in learning all aspects of the public relations and marketing field. The intern who fills this position should expect to learn the field from top to bottom, and will be prepared to enter any fast-paced public relations firm with excellent skills. It's essential that applicants to this position have excellent communication skills, demonstrate creativity, and understand the importance of attending to even the smallest details. Intern will work remotely but will be asked to attend staff meetings and client presentations.
ResponsibilitiesMonitor all forms of media
Schedule and coordinate speaking engagements, appearances, photo shoots, and other special events
Write press releases and other materials
Search for press clippings
Create or update databases
Assist in the creation of signage, circulars, mock ups, e-mail campaigns, on line promotion, etc.
Assist in the distribution or delivery of marketing materials
Assist with fulfillment of marketing offers
Perform analysis of marketing and sales data
Seek and analyze competitor marketing and sales materials both on and offline
Enter contact information into contact management systems
Provide support to social media efforts
Greet guests and clients
RequirementsStudents applying for this internship must have strong communication skills and should be majoring in Public Relations, Communications, Marketing or Journalism. Applicants should also have strong writing skills, as well as a solid understanding of social media. Only interns proficient with Microsoft Excel and other Microsoft Office applications should apply.
SkillsRequired - Microsoft PowerPoint
Preferred - Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator