Intern - Communications Marketing

internship - full time,

Edelman
Washington, DC
Closed
Posted 79 Days ago
Edelman
Washington, DC
internship - full time,
Posted 79 Days ago
Closed

Description

Intern - Communications Marketing Edelman - Washington, DC3.7 20 hours agoFull-time$14 an hour Apply Now Skills * Microsoft Office Intern - Communications Marketing - (181978) Organization Edelman Practice Area Public Affairs Are you able to look at a problem and see it as an opportunity to dazzle? Do you view the world around you as an ever-changing story? If so, wed like to introduce ourselves. Were Edelman, a top ranked communications marketing firm at the crossroads of PR, Advertising, Social, Digital, and Experiential story telling. Edelman has spent the past 60 years redefining the industry. Today, we continue to push the boundaries of what communications is about and pioneer new possibilities for our clients. Were on the hunt for people that are passionate and hungry for creating, developing, and executing unexpected ideas. If that sounds like you, wed like you to be a part of our internship experience where you can master your communications craft. Responsibilities: As an Edelman intern, you will be responsible for assisting with implementing and monitoring various projects within a specific set of accounts, while working closely with your account team. Specifically, you will: Read and identify media clips from clipping services and on-line resources Assist with monitoring client competition coverage Pitch the media under the direction of the supervisor Assist with preparation of press kits for distribution Update media lists Participate in brainstorms Assist with compilation of media coverage reports Draft pitch letters and/or email pitch memos to vendors with the approval of the supervisor Conduct and compile research Gain a basic understanding of key client information, including general business strategy, industry issues, products and services, key customers and competitors in the marketplace Qualifications: A basic understanding of research and media list building tools (Factiva, Edge, etc.) Ability to work effectively with a variety of account service staff within a specific set of accounts. Solid organizational skills and the ability to adapt to new conditions, assignments and deadlines. Knowledge of MS Office Suite Superior verbal and written communication skills Demonstrated ability to become a strong writer Familiarity with the public relations and communications disciplines through past coursework or other internships Basic Qualifications: You must have an interest in public relations or communications and possess good interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to work effectively with others. About our internship program: The duration of the internship is approximately 3 months ending on or before Friday, September 6th Interns are paid $14.00 per hour and are eligible for overtime Most of our interns are post-graduates and work a full-time schedule (Weekdays from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.) About Us Edelman is a leading global communications marketing firm that partners with many of the world's largest and emerging businesses and organizations, helping them evolve, promote and protect their brands and reputations. Among its many honors, the firm was awarded the Cannes Lions Grand Prix for PR, named one of 2018 "Agencies to Watch" by Advertising Age and "Global Agency of the Year" by both the Homes Report and PRWeek, and cited five times by Glassdoor as one of the "Best Places to Work." Edelman owns specialty firms Edelman Intelligence (research) and United Entertainment Group (entertainment, sports, lifestyle). Take a peek behind the scenes of our US operation at https://edelman.us. You may also click here to view a short video about life at Edelman. Edelman is an equal opportunity employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Job Client Services - Public Affairs Primary Location United States-Washington DC Job Type Internship Schedule Full-time Job Posting Sep 13, 2018, 12:07:22 PM

Skills

public relations, writing, advertising, storytelling, public affairs, press kits, written communication, written and verbal communication, media list building, factiva, marketing communications planning, microsoft office, research, microsoft word, business strategy

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