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Summer 2018: Johnson Marketing Inc. - Events Intern / PR Intern

Apr 4, 2018

Posted in: Advertising internships, Internships & scholarships, Journalism internships, Public Relations internships

JMI is a full service PR, marketing and communications firm based in Richmond, VA. Our internship program offers a hands-on learning experience by providing interns exposure to the day-to-day business of our firm. Once accepted into our program, interns will be assigned to a specific department. Additionally, all interns will get exposed to all of our services which include integrated marketing services, public, media and government relations, creative services, project management, web, digital and new media, and event coordination. 

For additional information about JMI please visit johnsonmarketing.com. JMI is dedicated to hiring outstanding talent. We look for interns that are intelligent, innovative, creative thinkers, diligent workers, focused and leaders. Interns (rising sophomores, juniors, seniors or recent graduates preparing for grad study) should have great written and verbal communication skills, be organized/detail oriented and pursuing a degree in communications, public relations, journalism or marketing. 

This is an unpaid and/or college credit program with a 12-week duration between May 21st and August 12th (with minor flexibility). Interns will receive a small back to school stipend at the conclusion of their internship. All applicants will be notified of our final selections by April 27th. 

Internship Opportunities: 
• Events Intern (Richmond Jazz Festival) – Production, Logistics, Media & Digital 
• PR Intern – Project Management, Campaign Development, Business Development, 
Branding, Copywriting, Design & Special Events 

Applicants are required to email a resume, cover letter and answers to the short essay questions below to intern@johnsonmarketing.com. 

Essay Questions: 
1. Please describe how your educational background and/or work experience has prepared you for an internship within the field of advertising, marketing and event coordination? 

2. Tell us about a recent team experience (school project, sports team, professional organization, etc.). What role did you play on the team and what did you learn most from the experience? 

3. What do you hope to gain from an internship at JMI? Please be specific about your interests and the role you envision yourself in. 

4. How did you hear about JMI? If referred by an employee, please indicate that person’s name and your relationship with that person.