Allyson Conklin Public Relations Spring 2017 Internship

Posted on January 12th, 2017

Allyson Conklin Public Relations / ACPR (www.allysonconklinpr.com), a Fort Collins based boutique public relations agency specializing in beauty, home and lifestyle brands is seeking a Spring 2017 Public Relations Intern. All applicants must be currently enrolled in a four-year college program at the junior level or higher with previous internship or work experience, a self-starter, savvy communicator, go-getter and interested in working in the communications field after graduation.

This position is unpaid or for credit. Interns are required to work 5-10 hours per week from February 1st to May 12th.

Job responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Administrative:
• Support ACPR team with day-to-day requests
• Compile and submit weekly press hit sweeps
• Review and submit Google Alerts to ACPR team
• Updating internal Press Coverage document
• Manage the ACPR blog: What We’re Reading, regular posts, etc.
• Management of magazine subscriptions

Media Relations:
• Fulfill client product mailings
• Identify feature story opportunities

Social Media:
• Management of ACPR Facebook page
• Strategically write and schedule social media content calendars on a monthly basis
• Upload client press hits to Facebook

Basic job requirements:
• Be enrolled in a four-year college program at the junior level or higher
• Have a passion for beauty, home and lifestyle brands
• Have excellent communication skills—verbal and written and a strong understanding of
both AP and creative writing styles
• Be a self starter, highly organized, have the initiative to start and maintain projects, be
able to multi-task and work well with a small team
• Be a pop culture junkie! Know what’s hot in the press and to consumers
• Experience with Cision, Hootsuite, InDesign and WordPress a plus

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All qualified candidates should send their resumes to:
casey@allysonconklinpr.com
No phone calls, please.