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Public Relations Intern

The Public Relations Intern entry-level media and public relation professional responsible for providing support to the PR department and senior. He/She assists a Publicist in promoting a collection of films and education programs and utilizing promotional campaigns, grassroots outreach, and community building to increase regional awareness and attendance (ticket sales).


Key Responsibilities

  • Researches and develops new media contacts, update databases, and press lists.
  • Schedules and coordinates speaking engagements, appearances, photo shoots, and other special events
  • Navigates database management software and word-processing systems to produce work promptly
  • Creates engaging content for media releases, social media platforms, and newsletters.
  • Provides assistance with the execution of company’s PR strategy
  • Identifies media opportunities for print, online, and broadcast (TV, radio).
  • Assists with mailings and print production

Job Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Currently enrolled in communications, marketing, public relations, or a related fields
  • Passion and a true interest in the PR industry
  • Knowledgeable in Microsoft Office
  • Ability to take initiative, employ good judgment, and manage projects from beginning to end
  • Experience with social media platforms (Twitter, Facebook etc.)
  • Adobe Creative Suite experience and an understanding of basic layout and graphic design principles a plus

Skills needed for this role

Public relations interns have excellent written and verbal communication skills and a keen sense of what makes compelling news. He/She must have the ability to take initiative, employ good judgment, and manage projects from beginning to end. He/She must also have excellent writing, editing, and proofreading skills.

Career Level

Less than 1 Year Experienced Employee

Job Specializations

Public Relations, Marketing