Public Relations Intern

Highbrid Media

Location: Virtual Type: Internship Min. Experience: Related College Courses

Internship Overview

Highbrid Media’s Public Relations/Social Media internship is one where college students gain professional skills and experiences while utilizing their experience with public relations and social media. This internship is structured as a learning experience that combines in-class theory as well as entrepreneurial thinking and real-world applications.

Highbrid Media is a unique branding firm with one of our major marketing strategies being social networking. Highbrid is currently seeking a motivated individual whose experienced in all facets of public relations and social media including brand building, press releases, blogging/vlogging, and who is also willing to learn and use the newest social websites.

Candidate Description

The position will require skills and knowledge obtained from course of study; mirroring an entry-level position that most students would get out of college. Public Relations/Social Media Interns may work with product and brand management and/or internal and external communications. This may involve strengthening the Highbrid Media brand, creating press releases and promotional materials, and manage blogs and/or social media platforms. Most importantly, we are seeking problem-solvers and self-starters who are eager to learn.

Responsibilities include:

Strengthening the Highbrid Media brand
Molding Highbrid’s online presence
Monitoring and engaging on Twitter, YouTube, Facebook, and other social media sites on behalf of Highbrid Media and its executives
Brand Ambassador Coordinate and execute special events
Media relations
Monitor Media outlets for coverage on company, clients, competition and industry
Manage subscriptions to trade and industry publications
Attending relevant events to take pictures and to update the social media site in real time
Keeping staff abreast of new and emerging social media sites
Stay up to date on clients’ posting/information, relevant information, and news relevant to Highbrid

Data Collecting and Reporting

Assist in various duties as needed