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Public Relations Interns are entry-level professionals who are gaining hands-on experience in a PR department or agency. Main responsibilities highlighted on a Public Relations Intern resume sample are monitoring the media, organizing a variety of events, writing press releases, maintaining databases, liaising with clients and stakeholders, and writing content for company website. Our selection of example resumes in the field showcases assets such as excellent writing skills, tact and diplomacy, oral presentation abilities, self-confidence, business acumen, networking, and computer competencies. Eligible candidates hold a Bachelor’s Degree in communication, public relations, or marketing.

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Public Relations Intern

  • Raised awareness of CAC by 10% by creating news releases, annual appeal, reports, and "thank you" letters that conveyed the mission across the different medias.
  • Created a campaign and documents that promoted the CAC's outreach educational program that increased the visibility the organization's child sexual abuse training.
  • Researched new board member to ensure the accuracy of biographical data, added information to the web page and wrote news releases and contacted media outlets to introduce them to the community.
  • Monitored relevant media and organizations.
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
AA
Communications / Media Studies
BA
Strategic Communications Minors Business / Public Relation
2

Public Relations Intern

  • Assisted in preparation and execution of the Spring Summer 2014 NYFW show and Press Event for Truly [company name] and Pre-Fall 2014
  • Aided PR department with sample traffic activity, celebrity appointments and ensured that showroom, closets, and all other PR related areas were organized
  • Created and updated Pinterest boards for [company name] account and searched and scanned press clippings from online and print publications
Candidate Info
4
months in
workforce
4
months
at this job
BA
Communications
3

Public Relations Intern

  • Secured both print and online placements for various travel, lifestyle and real estate clients in publications such as the Huffington Post, Metro US, The Real Deal and Bisnow
  • Wrote various press releases and pitched national and international media at least twice a week
  • Assisted in the social media planning and execution of several travel clients including Zemi Beach House
  • Selected as the first ever social media intern to assist with Quinn's social media on all platforms
  • Developed comprehensive and well researched media lists of at least 50+ contacts per list
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
3
months
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
4

Public Relations Intern

  • Conducted research related to fashion, apparel and accessories topics to help generate new pitch angles for up to 7 clients including Clarks, Shoshanna, ALALA, Parachute and Ringly.
  • Merchandised the sample closet for maximum organization and efficiency by planning and executing sample trafficking, send-outs and returns to approximately 15 outlets including Cosmopolitan.
  • Drafted and edited 3 email pitche s, 4-6 media appointment lists, 10 media lists, 3 inventory spreadsheets, and approximately 40 press clippings.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
BS
Public Relations
5

Public Relations Intern

  • Assisted in the planning and execution of events, such as brand activations, screenings, red carpet premieres and press tours for film, television, music, talent and consumer brands.
  • Researched and monitored media coverage for publicity campaigns.
  • Assembled and updated media list through other databases such as Cision and Meltwater.
  • Supported high-level executives in arranging meetings, maintaining daily schedules and other administrative duties such as answering phones and filing.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Public Relations
6

Public Relations Intern / Heron Agency

  • Wrote pitches, press releases, media alerts, and blog posts
  • Built media lists and maintained master influencer media list
  • Increased client social media engagement across several accounts by 5,000+
  • Secured several placements in local media outlets like The Windy City Times
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
months
at this job
7

Public Relations Intern

  • Worked in the boutique 8 hours a week for a total of 120 hours
  • Compiled notes and interviews from observing in-store events, such as sales and volunteer days
  • Strengthened the image and promoted the mission of MSC
  • Wrote articles and stories for social media and the Indiana Daily Student newspaper
Candidate Info
11
months in
workforce
1
month
at this job
BA
Media Advertising
8

Public Relations Intern

  • Created and prepared Monthly Review with recent exposure of products to be shared with public relations team and executive leadership
  • Coordinated apparel and accessories outfits and looks to meet the sample requests for editorial stories, while maintaining and operating the sample closet
  • Responsible for managing day to day departmental assist tasks
Candidate Info
3
months in
workforce
3
months
at this job
BA
Public Relations, Advertising And Marketing
9

Public Relations Intern

  • Drafted press materials, including news releases, media alerts, and pitch letters.
  • Established and maintained relationships with the community, consumers, employee and public interest groups.
  • Identified and built relationships with new and exisiting editors, reporters, producers, bloggers and technology analyst to build on media coverage.
  • Worked with a small team to generate press release design posters and create other promotional materials for upcoming shows.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
BS
Information Science
10

Public Relations Intern

  • Drafted press releases for Centenary events and feature stories
  • Assisted with logistics for radio interviews on local radio networks
  • Attended office meetings and interviews for press releases
  • Marketed Centenary Events to regional community via variety of different mediums
  • Created media alerts for campus news and events
  • Developed and maintained relationships with PR colleagues, college administration, radio personnel and representatives with the NJ Herald
Candidate Info
5
months in
workforce
5
months
at this job
BA
Communication

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