Public relations interns work on projects ranging from advertising sales to developing partnerships with like-minded organizations. PR interns also work to plan fundraisers and outreach events, write and distribute press releases and set up networking meetings. Internship requires a great deal of research, phone calls and problem solving. Interns will also have a chance to participate in the creation of Alive Magazine, and will gain a sense for the inner workings of magazine publishing and nonprofit management.
Strong writing, phone, sales and networking skills. Must be highly motivated, organized, have good interpersonal skills, be enthusiastic about working with a growing nonprofit organization and able to work on long-term projects independently. Interns must be able to work at least part-time hours in the Alive Arts Media headquarters in Minneapolis.
Email cover letter, resume and 1-2 writing samples (preferably published work) and 1-2 marketing samples to email@example.com. Cover letters may be addressed to Jennifer Dotson, Executive Director. Please include for which department you would like to be considered. Selected applicants will be asked to interview at our office in Minneapolis.
Successful applicants will be those who demonstrate a sincere passion for our mission and have the ability to work independently on major projects. For more information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.