Public Relations and Social Media Interns Public Relations and Social Media Interns

KC Projects, LLC KC Projects, LLC

Location Birmingham, AL
Start Date 8/3/2015
End Date 12/18/15
Application Deadline 7/31/15
Part Time
Part Time
Full Time
Full Time
Paid
Pay Rate
Contact Information (205) 937-3777 [email protected]

Description

KC Projects, LLC is a full-service public relations and branding firm in Birmingham, Alabama, that brands companies and positions entrepreneurs, always makes the client the top priority. With a passion for what they do, they focus on telling the client’s story and move their business forward.

Interns play a vital role in the firm as they are hands on with client projects and assist in the research, writing, and branding of clients. Every day is different, bringing a new challenge or project that will have the interns assisting with:
• Draft and distribution of press releases
• Social Media content development and management
• Special event planning
• Research and database management
• Support and Administrative duties

Requirements

Recent graduate or current student of a communications, marketing or public relations program; Interest in journalism, public relations, social media or event planning; KNowledge and passion of current events and happenings in mainstream media; Ability to perform diverse and complex tasks with accuracy and attention to detail; Ability to exercise independent judgment; Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships; Ability to work successfully in a results-oriented environment; Excellent written and oral communication skills; Working kNowledge of social media tools such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest and LinkedIn. Skills Required - Professionalism, Organized, Writing Skills, Creative, Enthusiast

Responsibilities

- Research and discovery - Manage media contact lists through Vocus - Distribution of press releases - Social Media updates - Manage media kits and press materials - Formatting - Participates in client meetings and displays level of kNowledge and professionalism. - Drafting and proofing of press releases, as well as other written work. - Assists in development of materials for various projects. - Maintains flexibility and awareness of changes by assuming other duties and responsibilities as assigned.