Are You Ready for your Abbi Agency Internship?

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Calling all PR Spring 2018 interns!

Ready to gain the experience needed for a future career in communications? Better yet, complete your internship while surrounded by experienced practitioners, dogs and lots of Abbi red? If you’re passionate, or even curious about a career in public relations and want to learn the inner workings of an agency in a fast-paced and vibrant setting, then please read on…

We are looking for public relations interns! Below is super official description of the position:

SUMMARY:

The public relations internship is a semester-long position within the public relations department. PR interns will work closely on a variety of accounts. Primary responsibilities will include: research and planning, media relations, client reporting, content development, event coordination and everyday office support. The Abbi Agency will fulfill the real world experience and education you’ve been craving.

DESCRIPTION:

The PR interns will help lay the groundwork for client success. Day-to-day tasks may include:

  • Developing and maintaining media lists
  • Tracking and logging placements weekly
  • Conducting background research for clients
  • Writing press releases, media alerts, blogs and newsletter content
  • Fulfilling general media requests
  • Monitoring all forms of media for clients and general beat-related news coverage and trends
  • Attending and working client-related events
  • Assisting with coordinating press trip logistics

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Junior or Senior standing as of Spring 2018 in a journalism, pr, advertising, marketing or related program
  • Ideally, the previous completion of at least one internship
  • Excellent creative and technical writing skills
  • Proficiency in Google Suite including Gmail, Google Drive, etc.
  • Working knowledge of social media channels for business purposes
  • Proficiency in the Microsoft Office suite, including Excel
  • Detail-oriented
  • Works well in a dynamic environment

Think you’re up to the task? Shoot us your resume, a cover letter and two reference contacts, we can’t wait to hear from you! Please apply by Friday Dec. 15, we will notify applicants for an interview by Dec. 19.

 

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