Public Relations Intern Public Relations Intern

The Salvation Army The Salvation Army

Location San Diego, CA
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Part Time
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Contact Information 2320 Fifth Ave. San Diego, CA 92101 619-231-6000

Description

The Salvation Army, an international Non-profit organization, is looking for an intern interested in learning all aspects of the public relations field. The public relations intern will work directly with the PR, Social Media and Web Assistant. Our goal is to give interns real-world experience creating content for social media, writing and pitching releases and working with the media in the Non-profit sector. This is a great entry-level internship for students beginning their PR career.

Requirements

路 Demonstrated interest in PR, either in coursework or past work experience. 路 Team player 路 Organized, self-starter, takes initiative, is resourceful & likes a challenge 路 Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills 路 Professional demeaNor 路 Ability to multi-task 路 Someone who is eager to learn, have fun and grow with us 路 Excellent people skills, attention to detail & amazing follow through 路 Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel 路 Basic kNowledge of Photoshop Not required Schedule 路 Available 10-20 hours per week 路 Schedule can be made to accommodate student鈥檚 changing schedule 路 Duration of 3-5 months, concurrent with school schedule Majors Public Relations, Marketing, Communications, Journalism Interested candidates, please apply by emailing your resume and cover letter.

Responsibilities

路 Assisting with general daily administrative duties 路 Tracking print, broadcast and new media for ideas and coverage 路 Writing press releases and other materials 路 Creating and updating media lists 路 Assembling social media content calendars 路 Keeping abreast of social media news and informing team 路 Willingness to learn new skills 路 Updating website as needed 路 Conducting and recording interviews with clients, editing footage and/or writing story