Public Relations Intern, The Franklin Institute, Philadelphia, PA
The Franklin Institute is seeking a Public Relations Intern (Available
Spring, Summer & Fall)
Position Summary: Assist with departmental functions including writing,
research, media event planning and coordination, video and photo shoots,
social media, and administrative duties.
The Public Relations intern must be a good writer, creative and
interested in throwing themselves into stand-alone projects.
Self-starter a plus. Additional duties include assisting in gathering
and maintaining all Franklin Institute print coverage (largely supplied
electronically); scanning the internet and newspapers for coverage,
tracking coverage in an excel spreadsheet and distributing copies of
major clips to senior staff.
The Public Relations intern will also help maintain/update departmental
press lists on an ongoing basis.
Educational Requirements: Intern must be a college junior, senior or
graduate studying Public Relations or a related field.
Special Skills Required:
- Excellent oral and written communications skills
- Attention to detail and project follow through
- Working knowledge of Excel, Microsoft Office and MS Word
- Knowledge of Power Point is helpful
- Social Media Skills
Schedule Requirements: Must be available to work 3-5 days per week.
Contact: Please submit your resume and a cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org