Public Relations Intern

Position Summary

Are you passionate about pitching? Do you have an eye for news stories and publicity materials? Do you dig research? We are looking for candidates who embrace hard work and enjoy moving people. Motivf is looking for a candidate available for a four month internship starting in September 2019. The PR intern with assist our team in the execution of a web-based product/site launch with the objective of promoting and raising attention for 2 to 3 campaigns. The PR intern must have solid work ethic, strong intellectual curiosity, and a desire to work hard and have fun.

Location: Nationwide (USA).

Work you’ll do:

In your role, you will be responsible to:

  • Compile news summaries and provide general office support

  • Conduct research

  • Create media lists

  • Create publicity materials and media kits

  • Draft, disseminate and pitch media alerts and press releases

  • Monitor media

  • Participate in brainstorms and project meetings

  • Study the creative marketplace, asses competitor’s work, and stay current with client industry, trends, and competition.

Required Qualifications:

  • Ability to coordinate projects from inception to completion and meet demanding deadlines

  • Exceptionally fast learning ability for new systems

  • Excellent communication, team-building and presentation skills

  • Impeccable time management and prioritization skills

  • Naturally curious about industry, client, and academic news, and fascinated by the continual evolution of digital media disciplines and technologies

  • Proficiency in a second language: Chinese (preferred), French or German

  • Strong interpersonal and customer service skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in public relations, mass communications, journalism or related field

  • Familiar with marketing research and measurement best practices

  • Familiar with marketing and communications data management tools and technologies

  • Public Relations experience

Paid part-time work is currently available both on-site and remote. Full-time positions are opening up and we always prefer to promote from within.