Public Relations Assistant (Intern)

Foundation for Law and International Affairs - Washington, DC (30+ days ago)


Location: Remote
Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Assist with the research, planning and development of comprehensive public relations programs;
As assigned by Director of Public Relations, assist with the implementation of PR program plans;
Build and maintain relationships with members of the press and key partners;
Build and maintain relationships with law firms, law schools and key players in international affairs;
Maintain relationships with subscribers;
Work cross-functionally with teams to create effective messaging to support existing programs;
Generate media outreach strategies and execute plans thoughtfully and effectively
Qualifications

Completion of bachelor’s degree required, major in journalism, communication, advertising or other relevant field preferred;
Experience working on successful public relations programs preferred;
Ability to effectively communicate information and ideas in written and verbal format;
Adept at building and maintaining relationships;
Team player with the confidence to take the lead and execute with minimal guidance;
Strong project management and organizational skills;
Familiarity with major social media management tools;
Video editing skills a plus;
Existing relationships with members of the press and/or social media platforms a plus
Duration

FLIA internships are part-time, voluntary positions. The internship program requires a minimum commitment of three months. The average time commitment will be 20 hours per week.
If you would like to contribute your time, knowledge, leadership and thoughtfulness to the various research projects and other programs, please contact us at contact@flia.org along with your resume and a cover letter explaining your interest and commitment in joining us. You are the one we are waiting for!