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Summer 2020: Diamond & Light Publishing, LLC - Public Relations Intern

Jun 10, 2020

Posted in: Internships & scholarships, Public Relations internships

Internship Description

A small publishing company is looking for an intern interested in learning most aspects of public relations. The intern who fills this unpaid position should expect to learn plenty in this field and will complete this program ready to enter the public relations workplace with excellent skills.

It's essential that applicants to this position have exceptional communication skills, demonstrate creativity, and understand the importance of attending to even the smallest details. The intern position will be responsible for many of the duties below.

Responsibilities

  • Monitor all forms of media
  • Schedule and coordinate speaking engagements, appearances, photo shoots, and other special events
  • Write press releases and other materials
  • Assist with mailings and print production
  • Create interview preparation materials
  • Compile contact lists
  • Search for press clippings
  • Create or update databases
  • Greet guests and clients

Requirements

  • Public Relations, Communications, Marketing, or Business major
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Solid understanding of social media
  • Writing skills
  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel and other Microsoft Office applications

Benefits

  • Practical public relations experience working directly with clients
  • Training opportunities with skilled public relations professionals
  • Opportunity to participate in networking events and company meetings
  • Flexible schedule for students

Apply

Send email to Daryn Ramsey at darynramsey@diamondandlight.com