Friday, August 12, 2016

Public Relations Internship with MSLGROUP

Qorvis MSLGROUP is currently seeking an intern to join our growing Washington, D.C. office. We’re looking for a bright, talented individual who understands the secret to great client relationships and their on-going development. You’ll receive extensive experience in the world of communications, and will be involved in executing integrated campaigns across multiple communications channels. We work for some of the world’s most prestigious companies, offering a variety of exciting communications challenges. 

MSLGROUP is a leading global communications organization. We are trusted advisors to some of the world’s biggest brands, helping them creatively engage with their audiences 24/7. 
Our multicultural heritage means we're comfortable in our skin in a communications world where old structures are collapsing, boundaries are blurring and innovative thinking reigns supreme. 

Responsibilities: 
• Daily monitoring of media for news and information about our clients. 
• Development of media lists. 
• Writing press releases, fact sheets, pitch letters, case studies. 
• Participating in brainstorming, office activities, staff meetings and client meetings as well as ensuring overall client satisfaction. 
• Researching and assisting with program and presentation development for existing clients and new prospects. 
• Participating in social networking for clients and follow influential bloggers/writers. 
• Executing tactical elements of client programs from start to finish. 
• Executing PR plans and day to day client activities. 

Requirements/Skills: 
• Must be a junior or senior in college; 
• A strong understanding of the relationship between traditional public relations and the use of current online/digital technology and social media; 
• Solid media relations and excellent writing skills; and 
• Great attention to detail, enthusiasm, organization, multi-tasking and desire to be a team player. 
• Creative thinker that is paying attention to what other brands and industries are doing. 
• Creative storytelling capabilities. 
• Proactive in following through with deadlines for media and clients. 
• Works well in a team environment. 

Interns will periodically be asked to assist our receptionist with managing the front desk and special events. 
Apply here.