FIJI® Water, natural artesian water bottled at the source in Viti Levu (Fiji islands), is the number one imported bottled water in the United States. FIJI Water, known for its iconic square bottle, soft mouthfeel and unique mineral profile, is the water of choice among discerning consumers and top chefs. Widely available at fine restaurants and hotels, all major retail channels including grocery and convenience, and through a convenient delivery service, FIJI Water has also expanded globally to more than 40 countries. Through our membership in 1% for the Planet, FIJI Water supports environmental efforts around the world and in our backyard. To learn more, please visit www.fijiwater.com, like us on Facebook (www.facebook.com/fijiwater), or follow us on Twitter (www.twitter.com/fijiwater).
This is a paid internship targeted to last 10-12 weeks, with an approximate commitment of 20-25 or more hours per week. Reporting to the Public Relations & Events Associate, the intern will take on a key project to help the company drive U.S. based and global communications program.
The intern must have strong writing and communication skills, online research experience, and experience working with media. Intern would be responsible for researching and updating media lists, media monitoring and reporting, as well as participating in administrative duties, as needed.
PR & Events Intern ProjectTo research and update media pitch lists in a variety of areas including:
Local market events
Assist in research and writing media materials
Media monitoring and clip reports
Administrative duties as needed (FEDEX, Mailings, etc.)
Essential Job Functions Academic interns will focus on one primary project as well as support other functions during their internship. The role will offer opportunities to interact with a variety of people across the organization as well as outside agencies. A working understanding of public relations as a whole and impeccable writing skills a must.
Job Requirements :
Strong writing skills
Preference for someone who has done a communications internship in the past (entertainment preferred)
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment
Strong research skills
Excellent phone manner
Highly proficient in MS Office Suite, as well as the ability to learn a media-tracking database