Our internship program is designed to give college students the opportunity to work in the exciting and fast-paced profession of public relations. We offer a dynamic, entrepreneurial environment where exceptional professionals can grow into excellent PR practitioners. By fully immersing interns into the everyday working environment of a public relations firm, they’ll have the opportunity to gain hands-on experience and truly learn the business of public relations.
The Fusion Intern experience incorporates all the responsibilities of our Account Coordinators, including:
Media Relations – database management, research, media tracking, participate in meetings and media interviews, compile media kits and other outside vendor materials, prepare briefing documents for clients, assisting in special projects, etc.
Client/Account Exposure – involved in daily account activities, client interfacing, conduct industry/competitor research, trade shows and awards research, prepare meeting agendas, help draft client story ideas for press outreach, participate in creative brainstorming sessions, compose status reports, etc.
We are looking for smart, savvy individuals who want to learn the skills needed for a successful PR career. All applicants must have a strong interest in public relations and pursuing a career in the field. Excellent communications skills – both written and verbal, good organization and research skills, pay close attention to details and practice accuracy and thoroughness, ability to work independently, as well as having a courteous phone manner and experience with Microsoft Office are a must.
Candidates seriously considered for this position will be enthusiastic, creative multi-taskers who are eager to learn, possess strong interpersonal skills, as well as demonstrate a keen interest in working with the media and performing well under deadlines.
Please email your resume and cover letter outlining your interest, skills and availability to Bob Geller at firstname.lastname@example.org.