Public Relations Internship Blaze PR - Santa Monica, CA 14 hours agoPart-time$13 an hour Apply Now Skills * Adobe Creative Suite * Microsoft Word * Microsoft Powerpoint **Currently not accepting applications for the Summer term, please check back in August for the Fall term**: About Us: BLAZE PR is an award-winning consumer PR and Social Media firm with an exceptional two-decade track record and a brilliant, hardworking team of PR professionals. As the PR division of Davies, together the agencies offer a powerful combination of public relations, social media relations and public affairs services for clients across the United States and internationally. About You: At BLAZE, we embrace creative teamwork and pride ourselves in developing innovative strategies to achieve client goals. As an intern with BLAZE, you have the opportunity to gain hands-on experience and learn the business of PR and Social Media at a boutique public relations firm. You will gain an understanding of how media works as you support our teams on a number of different clients across the restaurant/hospitality, health+wellness/beauty, lifestyle and beverage industries. Internships at BLAZE: BLAZE offers internships year-round in our Santa Monica office, we are always accepting resumes from enthusiastic students who are interested in joining one of our internship teams. In order to intern with BLAZE, you must have exceptional written and verbal communication skills, excellent research and multi-tasking skills, and be well organized with a heightened attention to detail and deadlines. You must have a strong desire to pursue a career in the PR field and a professional and personable demeanor both in person and on the phone. Public Relations Internship: PR & Social Media: As an intern with BLAZE, you will write press releases and pitches, provide media relations support, compile and research press clippings, update contact databases, assist on special projects and aid in administrative assignments. You will provide support for multiple client accounts on various social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.) including written and visual content creation. Are You an Ideal Candidate?: Ideal candidates for our program have a major relative to the field of PR, as well as two or more PR internships with agencies that represent consumer products and lifestyle brands similar to those represented by BLAZE. Our interns come to BLAZE familiar with Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Outlook; online research tools and everyday office devices (multi-line phone system, printing, scanning, etc.). Familiarity with Mac platforms is important, candidates well versed in the Adobe Creative Suite or similar creative software platforms are preferred. If you are passionate about PR, and serious about your internship and your professional success then apply now to join the BLAZE internship team. Compensation: Interns at BLAZE PR earn $13.25 per hour plus parking for the duration of your internship. Requirements: * Minimum three month commitment,: with opportunities for high performers to extend their internships in three month intervals. * Hours: This is a part-time internship, and requires between 15 and 18 hours per week: during regular office hours.