Public Relations Internship, Hill & Knowlton, Inc. – New York, NY
Hill & Knowlton, Inc. – New York, NY
Hill+Knowlton Strategies Internship Program
Hill+Knowlton Strategies accepts interns on an as-needed basis throughout the year. The internship is designed to introduce entry level candidates to the day-to-day business of a strategic communications firm and to help develop the essential written and oral communication skills required to conduct public relations activities. The internship is merely step one toward what will become a fulfilling career for many.
Established in 1924, H+K Strategies New York serves as the firm’s global headquarters. Our NYC location is one of the larger US offices and our practices include technology, healthcare, consumer, corporate, digital, media relations and Research & Data Insights (RDI).
Interns will be assigned to work with a mid-level liaison on their respective team. Assignments are generally made on the basis of staffing needs for each client account, but whenever possible, we will match the assignment with the intern’s personal skills and interests.
Duration: We require full-time availability throughout the program (minimum 40 hours per week) for at least 3 months. Part-time availability not permitted.
· Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Public Relations, Journalism, or related (recent graduate)
· Previous PR internship or relevant leadership role at college/university
· Strong writing, social media, and research skills
· Desire for a career in PR!
Compensation: $15/hour + overtime eligible (+40 hours/week)
Application Instructions: If you meet the above qualifications, please send your resume and cover letter with availability date and practice group preference. There may not be an immediate need for an intern; however, please submit your application for future opportunities. If there is an opportunity to interview, a member of the talent acquisition team will be in contact with you. Due to the large number of applicants we receive, we ask that you please do not call the office or follow up on the status of your application. Thank you for your interest in H+K Strategies and we hope to connect with you soon.
About Hill+Knowlton Strategies
H+K Strategies offers senior counsel, insightful research and strategic communications planning throughout the world. We have 88 offices in 49 countries, and our clients represent 61 of Interbrand’s 2012 Top 100 Global Brands. 50 percent of global Fortune 500 companies have chosen to work with our firm, and our relationship with WPP – one of the world’s largest communications groups – gives us an unmatched worldwide presence.
Our firm has been in the wisdom business for more than 80 years, and our world-class teams of trusted advisors and creative experts have a wealth of experience in strengthening brands, reputations and bottom lines. Our teams collaborate across time zones, languages and cultures to engage in public conversations that help clients make solid decisions and craft compelling messages.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Hill & Knowlton, Inc.