CFM Strategic Communications seeks a paid Public Relations Intern.
As one of Oregon's 100 Best Companies, CFM has a reputation for excellence. Through working on a wide range of accounts, we offer interns the opportunity to gain valuable experience and connections. The position requires a highly flexible professional with energy and enthusiasm.
The successful candidate will play a key role on CFM’s Marketing PR team and will be responsible for various and changing needs, which may include:
Conducting interviews and writing articles
Providing support for events
Writing blog posts
Updating the CFM website
Assembling email blasts
Creating media lists
Drafting news releases
Executing media relations
Knowledge of html, Wordpress and Photoshop helpful but not required
Knowledge of graphic design and layout are helpful but not required
Other tasks as assigned
We are looking for a candidate with:
Strong writing skills, including knowledge of grammar, spelling and AP style
Ability to work independently and as part of a team
Strong organizational skills, including the ability to work on multiple projects
Strong interest and aptitude for learning new technology
Energy and enthusiasm
Fundamental public relations or marketing understanding gained through education and/or experience. Journalism, marketing and business backgrounds desirable.
Length of Internship: 3 months, with potential for extension.
Start Date: Begins immediately
Pay: $10 per hour
Hours: Flexible, between 20-40
To apply, please email your resume, two writing samples and references to firstname.lastname@example.org.