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Thursday, September 15, 2016

Ameriprise - Public Communications Intern

The Public Communications intern will be part of a dynamic team that delivers high-quality public relations for Ameriprise Financial, a Fortune 250 company. As part of the Public Communications team, the intern will have multiple opportunities to learn and develop skills that will help them as they begin their path towards a career in public relations. Opportunities available within this internship may include:

Responsibilities:

• Writing and editing content for the Ameriprise newsroom including feature stories, commentary and story ideas
• Developing targeted media pitches for consumer and trade publications
• Reviewing and editing news releases and other communications
• Creating and updating media lists
• Conducting research on current trends
• Assisting with media outreach in local markets
• Assist in prepping Ameriprise spokespeople including senior leaders and financial advisors
• Being proactive in helping PR team develop new media strategies
• Media training
• Assisting with Ameriprise_News Twitter account


Additional Opportunities
• Networking with other summer interns and people across the company
• Participating in regularly scheduled calls with PR agency
• Attend team and department meetings where you connect with other communications and marketing professionals
• Exposure to Ameriprise executives at internship events
• Ability to participate in Young Professionals Network
• Learning about a variety of career paths

Benefits and program support

• Competitive wages
• Develop professionally and personally
• Challenging and significant work
• Exposure to senior leaders
• Network with peers and co-workers
• Involvement in the community
• Positioning for the future
• Housing for out of state students (must meet housing qualifications)


Apply now.