Public Relations Internship
 

MGH is currently accepting applications for Public Relations interns. Please submit your resume, cover letter and a writing sample for consideration.

Responsibilities

The intern will be responsible for general public relations and marketing duties as assigned, including:

  • Research for existing clients and new business prospects
  • Build and maintain media lists for a variety of clients
  • Create digital news clip files
  • Assist in the creation, distribution and follow-up of news materials, including press releases, calendar listings, media advisories and fact sheets
  • Miscellaneous writing and proofreading assignments
  • Depending on client needs, there may be an opportunity to assist with event planning and provide media relations assistance
  • Occasional support to other MGH departments, as needed


Qualifications

  • Junior or senior college student with a focused interest in public relations or marketing
  • Excellent verbal and written skills
  • Detail-oriented with strong organizational skills
  • Ability to prioritize numerous projects, meet tight deadlines and take initiative in problem solving
  • Flexibility in dealing with new projects/situations when presented
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications, including Excel
  • Familiarity with media contacts database, such as Cision, and coverage tracking programs, like Critical Mention
  • Knowledge of and ability to adhere to Associated Press (AP) Style when writing

Compensation: College credit only
Location: Virtual internship

How to Apply: Interested candidates should send a resume, cover letter and writing sample to internship coordinator Gaby Tancona at gtancona@mghus.com.