PR Intern - (Automotive, NY) - Havas Formula

Internship New York, New York


Position at Havas

Havas Formula PR, an award-winning national PR agency is currently seeking Intern candidates to join our Automotive team to work on the Jaguar Land Rover account. Our internship program is a paid 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, has a bachelor’s degree, possesses experience and interest in automotive, is creative and willing to work hard to get ahead.



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


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


Experience: Previous work experience required. Expertise in, or a passion for the auto industry as this intern will work solely on the Jaguar Land Rover account. 


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.