Fall 2013 Public Relations Intern
We are seeking applications for Fall 2013 Interns. Job description:This position is ideal for a candidate looking for real, hand-on public relations experience. This intern will support account staff on daily PR activities. This is a rare opportunity to get invaluable work experience in a fast-paced but fun environment. Responsibilities include:*Manage company databases *Conduct research *Compile press clippings*Assist with pitch letters*Assist with press releases*Participate in creative brainstorming sessions to promote clients in press *Attend team meetings Benefits:*Opportunity to gain hands-on experience in a fast-paced environment *Opportunity to work with all levels of communication professionals *Attend networking and entertainment eventsTime Frame for Internship:The internship is 40 hours a week Monday through Friday for a minimum of 10 weeks. With a start date of Tuesday September 3, 2013. Depending on the hours available and the circumstances there may be a small financial compensation.Requirements*Must be professional and punctual *Resourceful well organized and takes initiative*Excellent written and communication skills *Must have an interest in financial services and/or capital markets*Must be a Communications, Public Relations or Journalism major*Flexible individual with enthusiasm, energy, and an entrepreneurial spirit are encouraged To Apply: Email resume and cover letter and include a paragraph of why financial PR to HRAdmin@cognitomedia.comMUST submit a cover letter and resume as a Word or PDF file. Please include on cover letter that you are submitting as an applicant for the Fall Internship.Only successful candidates will be contacted.No phone calls please.No recruiters please.