Now Hiring: Fall 2020 Virtual PR & Marketing Intern!
J. Walcher Communications is seeking a creative and enthusiastic individual to join our team as a public relations and marketing intern (minimum 15 hours per week).
We’re a boutique agency specializing in local, regional and national public relations, and strategic communication campaigns. Working in a wide range of industries including nonprofits and associations, hospitality, real estate, professional services, health and fitness, sports/entertainment, consumer products and more, we help our clients build their businesses with smart and effective campaigns that set them apart from the competition.
Scope of Work
J. Walcher Communications interns will be involved in all aspects of the agency including media relations and research, writing, social media, (virtual) event coordination, and client and product research for a variety of businesses and organizations. Interns will gain a practical understanding of the public relations industry as well as how to develop the tools necessary to compete and excel in this exciting and growing field.
Specific responsibilities include research, writing press materials, developing social media content and graphics, gathering and analyzing social media analytics, drafting and creating blog posts and e-communications, maintaining media lists and client clip files, proofreading, preparing presentation materials and administrative support.
- Prefer a college junior or senior majoring in journalism, public relations, communications, or related discipline
- Strong oral and written communication skills
- Minimum 3.0 GPA
- Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook experience necessary. Adobe Photoshop and Cision media database knowledge a plus.
*Must be for academic credit
Interested candidates should send a cover letter, résumé and writing samples to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “Academic JWC Internship Application.”