Public Relations Intern

Internships Mill Valley, California


Want to love your work? At Glassdoor, one of the world’s largest and fastest-growing job sites,  our mission is to help people everywhere find a job and company they love. As a fast-growing technology company,  we are disrupting the employment industry on a global scale by changing how people search for jobs and how companies recruit talent. We’re backed by top-tier VCs such as CapitalG, Tiger Global, Battery, Benchmark, Sutter Hill and more, and our co-founders and board are the visionaries behind Expedia, TripAdvisor, Zillow and other popular technology sites bringing power to the people. This is an opportunity to join an innovative company at a time of amazing growth globally.

Glassdoor is looking for a dynamic full-time Public Relations Intern who is ready to make an impact on a growing company dedicated to helping people find a job and company they love. In this role, you will help our fast-paced PR and Corporate Communications team reach and influence a range of audiences including job seekers, employees, employers, recruiters, HR professionals and analysts. 

As a Glassdoor Public Relations Intern, you will:

  • Support writing and editing of communication materials (e.g. news releases, blogs, fact sheets, FAQs, pitches, corporate emails, etc.) ensuring accuracy, quality and consistency
  • Learn how to reach and leverage key influencers to help tell your story
  • Support all media relations, including actively pitching news outlets and reporters
  • Contribute to strategic business and PR brainstorming sessions
  • Monitor daily news coverage, industry and competitor news
  • Support and monitor Glassdoor social media channels, online press center and other third party channels
  • Maintain media and influencer lists
  • Support relevant PR admin tasks
  • Serve as a good ambassador of the business: smart, reliable, proactive, detail oriented, punctual, responsible and responsive

Ideal candidate will meet the following requirements:

    • Prefer college major, recent graduate or relevant coursework in marketing, PR, communications, journalism
    • Strong written and verbal communications, outstanding organizational skills
    • Strict attention to detail and the ability to work under tight deadlines
    • Proficient in Google Drive applications, i.e. Docs, Sheets, Slides
    • Proficient in some of the following online social applications i.e. WordPress, Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, YouTube, TweetDeck, Quora, etc.
    • Prefer experience with Cision and/or TrendKite
    • You love media relations
  • You have a ‘make it happen’ attitude – someone who is scrappy, creative, asks questions, provides status updates and meets deadlines
  • You live and breathe ‘accountability’ – say what you’ll do and do what you say
  • You demonstrate passion & dedication - we’re changing an industry after all.  We need people who believe in what we are doing
  • You’re fun, upbeat & positive – sure, we work hard, but we also make sure to have fun along the way!
  • You are able to work full-time (40 hours per week, Monday – Friday)

Why Glassdoor?

We truly believe that where you work matters and, as a leading job and recruiting site, we know a thing or two about what makes employees happy.  So join us on our mission – and bring your skills to the next level!

  • Competitive intern pay
  • Free catered daily lunch with stocked break rooms with free food and drinks
  • Dog friendly office (with a few dog-free zones if you are so inclined)
  • Onsite gym and fitness classes
  • Company and team volunteer days
  • Mac or PC – you choose!
  • Sunny & peaceful Mill Valley offices located right on the water
  • Walking, running and biking trails steps away from the office
  • Free parking

Note: This is an internship position located in Mill Valley, CA.  No housing or relocation costs will be covered or subsidized.

Glassdoor is committed to equal treatment and opportunity in all aspects of recruitment, selection, and employment without regard to gender, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, disability, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, veteran or military status, or any other category protected under the law. Glassdoor is an equal opportunity employer; committed to a community of inclusion, and an environment free from discrimination, harassment, and retaliation.