Company: INK Inc. PR (Kansas City, Mo.)
Semester: Fall 2014
Applicable Majors: Public Relations
Description:INK's internship program is for students who are focusing on PR and, more specifically, media relations. This program will give students real-world experience in a results-driven PR firm.
INK interns will learn basic skills and knowledge, learning everything from researching media and reporters, to creating a pitch that will get results. Interns will also be asked to support INK’s account directors with editing and research, as well as general account services. Overall, these experiences will teach PR interns how to be successful in the field and think like a journalist.
Qualified candidates must be proficient in Microsoft Office and have overall adequate computer skills. They must have excellent communication skills, and have superior writing and editing skills. Candidates need to be highly motivated, able to work independently and able to prioritize multiple tasks. Applicants should have completed or be enrolled in a course on the principles of public relations.
To apply for our internship program, please email a cover letter, resume and three writing samples to Elizabeth Mathews.