Popular Internship Locations

Assistant Account Executive Internship

Share |

Company/Organization: Shirley & Banister Public Affairs


• The interns support the account executives in a variety of areas
o Participating in the morning staff meeting to review the day’s newspapers and TV coverage for items that may affect Shirley & Banister clients
o Creating media contact lists thru the software program Vocus
o Contacting TV and radio producers to set up interviews for clients
o Contacting reporters to pitch stories about clients
o Researching political candidates’ positions
o Drafting press releases for review by account executives
o Sending out press releases
o Attending client events in town and helping with media setup
o Meeting conservative leaders and networking in Washington DC
o Researching online for stories that might benefit clients
o Researching media clips of client interviews (via our subscription to TV Eyes) whether on TV or radio
o Helping make coffee and restocking the fridge with water

The stipend for our program is $100/week.

Paid Internship Info:


Start Date:


Politics  Communication  Account  Executive 
More Internships in Virginia:
Latest Virginia Internships

Shirley & Banister Public Affairs

Get Notified When Internships Are Added

Enter your email address:
(we will never sell or share your email address)

Internweb.com cannot guarantee the validity and accuracy of internship postings. All persons expressing interest, applying for or accepting internships posted on Internweb.com do so of their own accord and in compliance with Internweb.com's Terms and Conditions.