Ketchum Intern - Public & Corporate Affairs in Washington, District Of Columbia
This is a full-time opportunity, Monday through Friday, 8:30 am to 5:30 pm.
Develop and maintain media lists
Monitor and track media and write media updates
Prepare pitch letters and pitch media
Assist in the development of press materials including fact sheets and backgrounders
Attend client and team meetings
Write client and/or team memos
Assist with research for new business opportunities and client presentations
Assist with event coordination
Participate in brainstorms
Participate in internal meetings and agency events
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal and strong presentation skills
Strong understanding of social media and robust intellectual curiosity
Enthusiasm, flexibility and a willingness to go above and beyond
Strong organizational skills including the ability and willingness to work on a variety of projects
Previous internships in PR a plus but not required
Must be proficient in the Microsoft Office suite
As a global public relations and communications agency with 90 plus years of experience, Ketchum builds brands and reputations for clients. We start conversations, build communities and engage stakeholders—and have a lot of fun doing it. We inspire and empower our people to think about products, companies, issues and challenges in a different way. And we’re just crazy enough to think we can impact the world – and how it responds to ideas – through communication.
We believe great ideas shatter expectations, change thinking and build brands. We call this break through, and it’s our mission to deliver it. How? Very simply—our people. By listening, cultivating diverse perspectives and rewarding fearless creativity, we’ve developed a culture of break through.
Interested? We’ve got an opportunity for you.
External Company Name: Ketchum Inc.
External Company URL: www.ketchum.com