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Company/Organization: Margie Korshak, Inc.

Description:

Interns are expected to:
• Receive instruction and hands-on experience doing entry-level public relations and social media work in an agency setting.
• Work closely with the executive team.
• Develop a thorough knowledge of local media relations and the ability to find appropriate media contacts.
• Craft creative and engaging social media, so to develop a solid understanding of social media strategy as it relates to public relations.
• Practice networking and event management skills at client and media events.
• Hold to the same standards as an entry-level employee, practicing good judgment and professionalism on a daily basis.

PUBLIC RELATIONS
Typical duties include:
• Documenting and tracking all client media coverage.
• Creating targeted media lists using Cision and other online resources.
• Tracking coverage impressions using Quantcast, Cision and Compete.
• Assisting with client events, including TV segments, grand opening events, promotional opportunities, cocktail parties, fashion shoots, etc.
• Assisting in the development of strategies for different clients through brainstorming sessions with executive team and independent research.

SOCIAL MEDIA
Typical duties include:
• Creating targeted social media content for MKI pages and various clients’ social media profiles.
• Scheduling client and agency content using Hootsuite and Facebook.
• Researching new strategies, technologies and social media trends.
• Editing/peer-reviewing social media posts created by other interns prior to approval from executive team.

Requirements to apply:
• Must have completed one internship in Public Relations/Event Management or Social Media.
• Must be a current full-time or part-time college student.
• Must be available a minimum of three days per week, Mondays through Fridays (9am-5pm) required; occasional evening and weekend availability may also be required to assist with client events.
• Must possess a keen attention-to-detail and stellar organization skills.
• Must be familiar with AP Style guidelines.
• Must practice communicative and proactive approach to work.
• Must multi-task and meet strict deadlines.
• Must have a solid understanding of social media platforms including Hootsuite, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram.
• Must have a basic familiarity with Cision, Quantcast and Compete.
• Do not call agency.

Qualifications:

Like Margie Korshak Inc. on Facebook. (www.facebook.com/MargieKorshakInc)
Follow Margie Korshak Inc. on Twitter (@MargieKorshak).
Email resumes to internships@korshak.com. 
Include Summer 2017 Internship in email subject line
In the body of your email, include the following information/answers:
What interests you about working at MKI?
Please tell us about one item in your professional portfolio.

Hours:

20

Length/Availability:

Summer 2017

End Date:

04/14/17,



Deadline:
April 14, 2017
Tags:
public  relations  social  media  writing  communications 
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