2010 communications internship
United Way of Metropolitan Atlanta is looking for an intern to assist the marketing and communications staff in organizing, writing and editing projects for internal and external publics. The intern will assist in writing key documents such as news releases, backgrounders, memos, talking points and messaging, media reports/summaries and others items as needed. Job duties also include contributing to department planning, supporting public relations initiatives including event planning, and delivering ideas that demonstrate solid thinking regarding strategies and tactics.
public relations, journalism or communications major or recent graduate preferred
good academic performance and excellent written and oral skills
knowledge of AP style
ability to work independently
attention to detail
Internship is 20-40 hours each week for the summer, with hourly pay above minimum wage or student may receive academic credit. Email cover letter, resume and two writing samples to Malika White, firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls please.