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Public Relations Internship (Paid)

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Description

Carbonara Group, an award-winning Houston-based communications firm, is looking for a public relations intern. The ideal candidate has the ability to undertake basic public relations writing assignments, possess an understanding of basic media relations skills, has a knowledge of AP style, is detail-oriented, loves variety and is energized by giving great client service. Our boutique firm nurtures creativity and teamwork in a fast-paced office environment that routinely serves high-profile, high-quality clients.

Candidates must be a recent graduate or near graduation in a communications-related degree program. The duration of the internship is five months but has the potential to grow into a long-term opportunity, based on firm account needs/growth and intern performance.

Summary of Job Functions:

  • Draft public relations materials including press releases, media advisories, newsletters and coverage reports
  • Develop and update extensive media databases
  • Assist account executives with multiple client projects and tasks simultaneously
  • Assist in coordinating distribution of marketing materials
  • Assist in execution of social media campaigns
  • Assist with PR initiatives including research, outreach and proofing

Requirements:

  • Degree or major in journalism, communications, public relations or related field
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Knowledge and understanding of communications, public relations and marketing
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and tasks
  • Prior news and/or PR writing experience and samples of work
  • Must demonstrate capacity to continuously develop knowledge and skills related to the fields of public relations and marketing
  • Maintain a professional appearance and manner at all times while at work
  • Prior communications internship is a plus

Send resume and writing samples to info@carbonaragroup.com with “Public Relations Internship” in the subject line.

About Carbonara Group:

Carbonara Group is an award-winning, strategic public relations and marketing firm helping clients in law, healthcare, real estate, professional services and non-profit achieve their goals through focused, effective communications and marketing programs.

Location
Houston
Starts On
Aug. 17, 2016, 4:16 p.m.

Company Information

Carbonara Group
Houston TX
United States