Intern, Client Services - Fall 2019
The APCO Experience is about challenging convention and challenging yourself.
Please note that we are able to consider only full-time undergraduate and graduate students for our internship program.
Client service interns play a key role on APCO Worldwide's client service teams. They focus on APCO's diverse client service groups while contributing to a broad range of project work, offering each intern a wide variety of experiences.
APCO's client service groups include:
- Government Relations
- Corporate Communication and Issues Management
- Health Care/Health Policy
- Food and Consumer Products
- Energy and Clean Tech
- Nonprofit and NGO
- Transportation and Infrastructure
Assignments for this position may include:
- Monitoring of issues or news
- Social media research
- Assist with online community management
- Identifying and compiling lists of media contacts
- Researching topics and issues and analyzing findings
- Editing and proofreading of client deliverables
- Assisting in the development of client proposals
- Contributing to brainstorms and communications plans
- Performing other duties as assigned
The ideal candidate will be highly organized, entrepreneurial, comfortable in a fast-paced environment and attentive to detail. Applicants are expected to have excellent written and oral communication skills, experience successfully balancing multiple tasks and extensive knowledge of Microsoft Office.
APCO Worldwide is an advisory and advocacy communications consultancy helping leading public and private sector organizations act with agility, and build organizational reputations, brands, relationships and solutions to succeed.
APCO is an independent and majority women-owned business.
Most importantly, we are a trusted partner to our clients. We help them anticipate, plan, execute and secure impact through our curiosity, insights and diverse expertise.
Our clients benefit from APCO leaders who have the pulse of the dynamically changing global environment that defines the marketplace; the first-hand experience of having faced significant issues or opportunities; the ability to harness the power of data, insights and technology; and the passion to deliver unparalleled results.
Our expertise and integrated approach enable us to provide a full range of services, across industry sectors and global markets, allowing us to offer effective counsel and programs for boards of directors and CEOs. We meet the evolving needs of executives and their teams in communications, public affairs, government relations, legal, risk, organizational transformation, international relations, corporate responsibility and brand marketing.
We measure success in the transformations we help to catalyze, our clients’ impact on society and their continued profitable growth.
APCO Worldwide, named a PRWeek Best Place to Work 2018 and 2018 Global Public Affairs Agencies of the Year by The Holmes Report, offers a collegial work environment, countless training and development opportunities, and a competitive compensation and benefits package.