Digital and Social Media Intern at Prichard Communications

Prichard Communications

Prichard Communications is a public relations and communications agency in downtown Portland that serves philanthropies, nonprofits and public agencies across the country. 

Who Should Apply?

College students enrolled in a credit seeking internship program. Prichard Communications no longer accepts resumes from non-students.

Applicants must be available for the following schedule:

At least three days per week--Tuesday morning required

20-25 hours per week

During the weekday work hours of 8:00-5:00

Start Date: ASAP

This is an exciting chance to be a part of a growing organization that values the Portland community. The Digital and Social Media Intern gets a unique opportunity to add to their portfolio of work in social media, blogging and e-newsletters. 

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

-Compile "Mac's List" weekly e-newsletter every Tuesday at 2pm

-Update and monitor social media presence on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube using Hootsuite

-Write a weekly blog post compiling all the new jobs for the week

-Write a bi-weekly blog post relevant to job-hunting in Portland

-Write a blog post for the Prichard Communications blog

-Create advertising materials including brochures, slides and one-pagers

-Build and distribute client reports

-Assist as needed on projects for the firm


-Proven editing and writing skills with knowledge of AP Style

-Excellent organizational skills and the ability to juggle multiple deadlines

-Strong preference for experience with Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn preferably in a professional capacity 

-Strong people skills

-PR/Marketing/Communications background


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Application Instructions: 

Please e-mail a pdf version of your resume and cover letter with your available start date to The subject line should read, Digital and Social Media Intern. Please include in your cover letter the times that you are available. Please do not apply if you cannot work on Tuesday mornings and if you cannot meet the 20 hour minimum requirement (in office). Position is open until filled so please do not wait to apply. We look forward to meeting you!