Hawthorne Strategy Group is looking for enthusiastic public relations professionals to join our dynamic team as part of our 2022 Internship program. Hawthorne Interns will have the opportunity to work with Hawthorne team members on a variety of projects and will directly engage with clients by serving as a team member on accounts. Additionally, Interns will identify an independent project to lead during their internship, during which they will work directly with Hawthorne leadership.
Internships will run for six months, with the option to renew or extend. Interns who successfully meet expectations and align with Hawthorne’s company culture might be eligible for permanent employment at the conclusion of the program. Compensation is $17.50/hour. In addition to the hourly compensation, Hawthorne Interns are eligible for up to $500 in professional development funds.
Roles and responsibilities may include:
Research and writing for new business pursuits and existing clients
Media analysis and monitoring
Media list building and maintenance
Media pitching and relationship building
Communications plan development and execution
Day-to-day client contact and project management
Social media content development and channel management
Minimum of 6-12 months of experience in public relations or a closely related field (internship experience is acceptable)
Interns must be able to commit to a 40-hour work-week; although flexibility will be provided to address class schedules, etc.
Please submit a resume, cover letter, and references to firstname.lastname@example.org.