FleishmanHilliard seeks PR intern
FleishmanHillard, a PR agency in Austin, Texas, is seeking a summer intern. Interns will work closely with FleishmanHillard account staff to execute public relations programs on behalf of local, national and international clients.
Responsibilities will include the following: conducting research, developing media lists, pitching story ideas to media, developing and writing media materials, and fielding requests as appropriate. Interns will also garner the following skills: a basic knowledge of how to work with print and electronic media; specialized writing skills such as news releases, media advisories, pitch letters, other media materials; event coordination; exposure to project coordination and execution; and exposure to account management and program development.
Qualified candidates will have completed their junior year of college with a focus in journalism, public relations, communications, English or any other writing-focused major. Ideal candidates will be available full-time Monday through Friday.
To apply, submit a resume, cover letter and one writing sample online.