Monday, July 25, 2016

Fall Internship with Porter Novelli

As the global agency that pioneered social marketing, we thrive on a single goal: driving purposeful action through influence and engagement. 

The intern position supports account teams as follows:
  • Assists in the development of press materials
  • Helps coordinate meetings, special events and/or conferences
  • Develops media lists, writes pitch letters and conducts media outreach
  • Monitors media coverage and trends
  • Researches consumer and marketplace trends
  • Creates and maintains coverage reports
  • Coordinates the development and delivery of press kits
  • Assists in new business initiatives
  • Provides additional account-related support, Students or recent graduates in this program will act as fully integrated members of account teams and will be assigned a mentor for support and guidance in helping the intern get acclimated into the PR industry and business environment.

  • Open to current juniors, seniors and recent graduates with demonstrated interest in public relations
  • First-rate writing and verbal communications skills are necessary
  • Exceptionally strong organizational skills with an attention to detail
  • Talent for navigating fast-paced environments
  • Previous internships are a plus
  • Proficiency in MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Internet research is required
  • Ability to work full time from September 1 through a mutually agreed upon date in December
    Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis through August 12, 2016. If you are passionate about or have a specific skill in an area of public relations, please include it in your cover letter. Specific areas can include, but are not limited to: digital, healthcare, technology, public affairs, nutrition, social marketing, corporate communications and issues management. 
Read more and apply here.