Intern

Who You Are

You are a self-starter with a passion for creating meaningful impact and translating complex issues for a variety of audiences. You’re an excellent writer, researcher, and know how to manage multiple projects against competing deadlines. You are a team player but also have impeccable judgment and the ability to operate at a high level independently.

Job Description

  • Support senior staff in developing strategic communications strategies and products, including pitches to new/existing clients and media outreach
  • Conduct research, draft emails, briefings and proposals
  • Pull press clips and media lists
  • Coordinate call and meeting schedules, including booking conference rooms, organizing staff meetings and other administrative duties

This is a 10-week paid internship with the option of continuing the internship into full time employment.

Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree
  • Interest in and familiarity with brand marketing/pitching, media outreach and public relations campaigns
  • Interest in government health policy
  • Works well with a team and independently
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Can produce concise, easy to read content
  • Comfortable working on multiple projects at the same time
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and social media platforms

Interested applicants should send resume and cover letter to Hiring@wardcirclestrategies.com. Please indicate: “Intern” in the subject line. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis.