Intern, Corporate PR

Intern, Corporate PR, Chicago

Ogilvy Public Relations is a leading communications firm looking for an intern for the Chicago in its corporate practice. It is a 12-week, paid internship open to college graduates interested in pursing a career in public relations.

Responsibilities:

Actively work to develop a broad understanding of the business by performing a range of well-defined assignments. The intern is a fully integrated member of the account team and will work on a variety of accounts and levels.

Responsibilities include:

  • Writing press materials including pitches, press releases, bylines, etc.
  • Research on a wide range of topics to inform PR efforts
  • Media Relations including researching journalists, pitching media, setting up interviews, etc.
  • Monitor, analyze and evaluate media coverage for clients

Qualifications:

  • Outstanding research and analytical skills
  • Superior organizational skills and attention to detail Proven ability to independently manage multiple priorities in a fast paced and deadline driven environment
  • Ability to work effectively and proactively within a team setting
  • Excellent writing and communication skills
  • Previous PR internship experience is preferred but not required
  • BA/BS

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