Public Relations Intern, Spring 2019

Nadine Johnson & Associates - New York, NY (30+ days ago)1.0

Nadine Johnson & Associates (NJA), a leading NYC public relations firm, is looking for interns for our spring 2019 program. The ideal candidates will have some knowledge of public relations, along with a strong interest in along with a strong interest in art, design, architecture, hotels, food & beverage, or social media.

The ideal candidate would be available five days per week (partial days OK), but we will consider all applicants. Compensation is not provided, but we do offer a daily stipend of $30 to cover transportation and lunch, and/or school credit if applicable to your program. Internships will last approximately 3-4 months, based on academic schedules and other commitments.

Tasks assigned will contribute to the intern’s development, experience and interest in the field of PR.

If this all sounds like a team you might like to join, please email with a resume and a short description of yourself and why you're interested.


The ideal candidate will:
Have some experience with (and interest) in public relations
Have a genuine interest in art, design, architecture, hospitality and/or knowledge of luxury brands
Have a zeal for reading, learning and news, including an interest in print and online media
Be a strong writer, good speller, and precise grammarian
Enjoy doing research and find the pursuit of information to be intrinsically rewarding
Be a team player and an effective communicator - the type of person who is comfortable speaking face-to-face with staffers of all levels, and not just communicating over Gchat
Love dogs! Our office dog Lupo has his own Instagram and provides our staff with endless entertainment

Primary responsibilities vary by project, but may include:
Executing press clips and maintaining press reports
Providing administrative support including research, clipping and coordination
Overseeing organization, reading, and capturing of coverage in numerous periodicals
Using Google Alerts and other tools to track additional coverage
Learning to pitch and identifying appropriate editorial staff
Assisting with taking RSVP’s for events
Assisting with the preparation of event materials such as facebooks and tip sheets
Assisting account executives with additional organizational tasks as needed

Office dog, diverse and international office, casual environment, the opportunity to work with top tier clients from a wide spectrum of industries.