ICF Consulting Group, Inc. Public Relations Intern in New York, New York

Description:

Who we are: ICF Olson is a collective of world-class agencies delivering across the spectrum of customer experience: creative expression (Olson), public engagement (Olson Engage), customer relationships/loyalty (Olson 1to1) and digital experiences (Olson Digital). Though experts in different areas, we are united in our common POV: Think like people. This means everything we do is made from empathy the key to brand success in a world of ever-shrinking attention and ever-growing choice. Learn more at icfolson.com

Who we re looking for: Olson NYC is looking for candidates available for a 6-month internship starting ASAP to assist our account teams in the development and execution of multi-platform integrated marketing and public relations programs. We are looking for an intern with a good work ethic, strong intellectual curiosity and a desire to work hard and have fun in a growing office.

What you ll get to do:

Essential Functions: Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Assist Public Relations team in developing, writing, and distributing media materials and pitches Build comprehensive and carefully planned media lists Identify and vet social influencers that appeal to brand s core demographic Draft influencer social post copy, along with occasional brand website copy Actively pitch and secure media coverage on behalf of clients Assist account teams in research, conception and execution of content marketing, social marketing, brand events, and brand partnerships Monitor all news outlets for client opportunities Assist with and manage client and target market research Research trends and seek opportunities where our clients may find increased visibility and engagement opportunities Track clients media coverage Coordinate and manage office product shipments and deliveries Effectively and efficiently leverage PR tools, including Burrelles, Cision, PR Newswire Proactively develop ideas to support account teams and client needs

Qualifications

What you ll need to succeed: Knowledge and Skills: Impeccable time management and prioritization skills Ability to coordinate projects from inception to completion and meet demanding deadlines Excellent verbal and written skills Strong interpersonal skills Thirst to be entrepreneurial Education & Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor s degree in public relations, mass communications, entertainment, journalism or marketing. Previous agency experience, including internships, in Public Relations, Marketing, Events or Promotions experience preferred

/ICF Olson is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. (EOE Minorities/Females/ Protected Veterans Status/Disability Status/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity)/

Location: /New York-New York/

Requisition ID: /1700003703/