PR Internship - (Lifestyle, NY) - Havas Formula

Internship New York, New York


Description

Position at Havas

Havas Formula PR, an award-winning national PR agency is currently seeking candidates to join our Lifestyle division for a paid internship program. Our internship program is a 4-month long position with the opportunity for extension and advancement within the company. The ideal candidate enjoys a challenging, fast-paced environment, views public relations as a potential career and has a bachelor’s degree. We want someone who is creative and willing to work hard to get ahead.

 

Responsibilities

 

Media | Influencer Relations

  • Secures unique placements using media outreach (phone and email pitching)
  • Provides social media/competitive intel report and creative ideas/pitch concepts
  • Monitors trend/industry news for client coverage and clips placements for account team review
  • Researches and builds influencer lists

 

Account Management

  • Participates in brainstorms
  • Actively problem solves against account and team needs
  • Assists with research projects
  • Tracks media hits and updates activity reports
  • Executes various client program components

 

Writing | Editing

  • Drafts press material, creative pitches, event/launch strategy docs, and other client communications

Qualifications

Education: Bachelor’s Degree (communications, liberal arts, business or marketing focus preferred)

 

Experience: Previous work experience required

 

Skills & Abilities Required: Knowledge of AP Style and Cision preferred. Must have strong editing, listening and verbal communications skills. Resourceful and solutions focused. Capable of multitasking, prioritizing and organizing. Excellent attention to detail. Self-motivated and able to work well in a collaborative environment as well as individually. Effectively manages time, follows up, and is results driven. Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications and use of media databases.

 

Note: This position is FULL TIME (9-6pm, M-F)

If you thrive in a fast-paced environment, challenge yourself and others to be creative, and view this opportunity as not just a learning experience but possibly a step toward your future, please apply now. No emails or calls.