Intern - Rsquared Communication

Company: 
Rsquared Communication
City: 
San Francisco
State: 
CA
Categories: 
Type: 

Full-time, six month intern-to-hire position

San Francisco, CA

Rsquared Communication is a boutique tech PR firm based in San Francisco, working with some of the industry’s most exciting businesses. We’re seeking a recent graduate in communication or PR for a six month intern-to-hire program. Candidates with other degrees are welcome to apply if they’ve demonstrated prior interest in PR via volunteer or work experience.

This position a unique opportunity for someone with the right combo of smarts and hustle. We offer an unparalleled opportunity to gain experience in tech communications and startup culture. Above all else, we’re looking for someone who excels at writing, is deeply curious, and loves reading and research.

We're a small, agile team with a reputation for outstanding results. We move fast and don't stop until the job is done, and will expect the same from you.

Compensation: Paid

Time commitment: Full-time

Responsibilities include:

Media monitoring and coverage reporting

Account admin support - agendas, calendars, etc.

Client research and drafting media pitches

Media list research

Preparing media background materials

Required skills & aptitude:

Sophisticated writer and keen editor

Strong interest in research and analysis

Voracious reader and consumer of all types of news and information

An eye for detail and precision

Proficient in Gmail, Google Docs, Twitter, and Skype

Ability to sustain focus over several hours of reading, writing, and reporting

Ability to manage time in the face of multiple deadlines

Demonstrated interest in PR and tech industry

Nice-to haves:

Past internship or work experience in PR, research, and/or communications at a tech company

Experience working with Google Alerts, Analytics, News/Blogs, SEO

Deadline: 
Application Instructions: 

If you are interested in this opportunity, please send a short email intro note with a link to your resume or PDF attachment to: internship@rsquaredcommunication.com. We’ll contact you if you're a fit.

In your introductory note, please include a few sentences about why you think you’re a fit for Rsquared Communication, and links to your Twitter and LinkedIn profiles. If we have anyone in common on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, please include them in your note.

If we contact you, we’ll want to see three writing samples so please have those ready.