Public Relations Internship
This position is ideal for a candidate looking for real, hands-on public relations experience. This intern will support account staff on daily PR activities, including pitch letters, press releases, and brainstorming creative ways to promote clients to the press. The intern will also attend meetings, and be encouraged to join the firm in networking and entertaining events. In addition, the intern will help manage company databases, conduct research, and compile press clippings. This is a rare opportunity to get invaluable work experience in a fast-paced but fun environment.Cognito is looking for an ambitious graduate or undergraduate with a major in Communications, PR or Journalism. This person should be punctual, professional, resourceful and takes initiative. An interest in the financial services and/or capital markets is crucial. Availability for at least 10-12 weeks during a regular work week. Depending on the hours available and the circumstances there may be a small financial payment.Please submit a cover letter and resume as a Word or PDF file.Only successful candidates will be contacted.No phone calls please.No recruiters please.