Maxwell PR - Internship

Company: 
Maxwell PR
City: 
Portland
State: 
OR
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Description:Responsibilities• Research media outlets and blogs• Build media lists• Reach out to media on behalf of Zenger Farm, Maxwell’s pro bono client, to generatecoverage of news and events• Support account teams in product mailings, running errands and performingmiscellaneous tasks• Monitor relevant local and national news trends daily• Manage agency’s magazine subscriptions, orders back issues and monitors publications• Research sampling and event opportunities for clients• Clip stories and compiles media coverage logs• Regularly contribute content to the agency’s blog and newsletter• Support studio manager by answering phones, greeting guests, setting up for meetingsand coordinating events• Participate in professional development opportunitiesSkills and Personal Qualities• Brings a curious mind, good judgment and a willingness to help at all levels of tasks.• Is self-directed, flexible and able to accommodate last-minute requests• Possesses a strong attention to detail and ability to multitask, which are musts within acollaborative team structure and open working environment• Demonstrates strong problem-solving and design-thinking skills• Adept at creative thinking and idea generation and honing your craft every day• Organized, punctual and able to work under pressureQualificationsA bachelor’s degree in journalism, PR, communications or a related field is required. Previousinternships and agency background is preferred.As a PR Intern, you can perform the essential job duties with or without reasonable accommodationsand without posing a direct threat to safety or health of employees or others. We’ll make reasonableaccommodations to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.Work EnvironmentAbility to multitask within our collaborative team structure and open work environment with variednoise and distractions levels.

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To Apply

Email a cover letter describing why you are interested in this opportunity, your resume and three

work samples relevant to the tasks and skills outlined above. Send your submittal

to jobs@maxwellpr.com and identify Maxwell Public Relations Intern in the subject line of your email

message. Phone calls will not be accepted. Thank you.