Seeking Fall 2019 Intern!
Public Relations/ Public Affairs Internship | Fall 2019
Focuscom Inc., an award-winning public affairs and public relations firm located in downtown San Diego, is accepting internship applications for Fall 2019.
Founded in 2006, Focuscom’s local roots have produced nearly a decade of results through utilizing multi-cultural business experiences, current knowledge of media practices and strong relationships with the San Diego’s top leaders, key community groups and prominent businesses. Focuscom generates high impact public affairs strategies and public relations campaigns that bring value and success to a wide range of clientele in San Diego County.
Focuscom offers a unique internship experience that will allow students to expand their professional network and meet with key leaders in the community. We welcome applicants from a wide range of majors including business, communications, political science and other relevant majors. To apply, please submit a resume, cover letter and 2-3 writing samples to Michelle Alvarez at Michelle.email@example.com.
Develop press releases, communications plans, business development proposals, newsletters, website content and blog posts
Create social media posts for Facebook, Twitter and Instagram
Engage in internet research, data entry and analysis
Maintain media lists and track media placements
Monitor news sources for the latest local and national news
Participate in community outreach and networking events
Attend weekly company meetings to discuss current and potential clients
Must obtain university credit for internship
Must pursuing a career in public relations, public affairs, communications or related field
Must have a personal laptop and means of transportation to downtown San Diego
Must have outstanding oral and written communication skills
Must be comfortable working in a fast-paced, highly demanding professional environment
Must be motivated to take initiative, think creatively and problem solve confidently
Availability to be in office 12-15 hours per work week over 2-3 days
Have a positive “can-do” attitude everyday!
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