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Nonprofit, PR & Social Internship

INTERNSHIP OVERVIEW

No fetching coffee here! Get ready to immerse yourself in the fast-paced world of PR while building relationships with national and local media while receiving hands-on client work experience.

We are seeking TWO (2) individuals who are self-starters, creative, resourceful, hard-working, and interested in collaborating with great minds to help build, shape, and cultivate impactful client stories and mindful community engagement.

Ideal candidates should have a passion for storytelling, community engagement, and positive impact.

EXPECTATIONS & RESPONSIBILITIES

Account Maintenance

  • Basic understanding of key client information, including general business strategy, industry issues, programs, partners/members and competitors
  • Stay up-to-date with cultural trends and relevant news and respond strategically

PR & Media Relations

  • Basic understanding of PR principles and familiarity with AP style writing
  • Participation in brainstorms and development sessions of media strategy
  • Draft pitches for both media and organization with approval of manager
  • Create and manage all media lists and editorial calendars
  • Create and manage compilation of media coverage reports
  • Pitch media under the direction of manager
  • Assist with preparation of briefing books and press kits
  • Basic understanding of research and PR resources (Cision, Coveragebook, etc.)
  • Assist with collecting and recapping media coverage

Social Media

  • Assist with community management of APC social platforms
  • Identify relevant content and trending topics for APC social
  • Share content on APC social channels with approval of manager

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Undergraduate students (communications, public relations, marketing or related major preferred)
  • Applicants must have prior experience in PR, Communications, Marketing, or Social Media
  • Availability for a 12-week program from June - August 2018
  • Availability to work 15 hours per week

HOW TO APPLY:  Please email your resume to team(at)apccollective(dot)com and submit your APC Collective Culture Questionnaire.