Fall 2013 PR Internship at Allyson Conklin Public Relations

Posted on June 26th, 2013

Allyson Conklin Public Relations (www.allysonconklinpr.com), a boutique public relations agency specializing in beauty, home & design, jewelry and lifestyle brands, is seeking a fall PR Intern. All applicants must be currently enrolled in a four-year college program at the junior level or higher, be a self-starter, passionate about pop culture and interested in working in the communications field after graduation.

This internship is unpaid or for credit. The schedule is 2-3 days, totaling 10-15 hours each week. Work must be executed Monday through Friday between 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at the company offices in Old Town Fort Collins.

Job responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
-Support ACPR team with day-to-day administrative requests
-Compile and submit a daily news round up
-Manage and organize monthly print magazine subscriptions: Flag competitor stories, flag story ideas for clients, stay up to date on what’s media worthy
-Writing assignments: Messages for client social media channels, press releases, media alerts, letters and invitations
-Management of client product mailings
-Social media maintenance: ACPR pages and client pages (as assigned)

Basic job requirements:
-Have a passion for beauty, home & design, jewelry and lifestyle brands
-Have excellent communication skills: verbal and written
-Have a strong understanding of the AP writing style
-Be a self starter and have the initiative to start and maintain projects
-Be able to multi-task
-Be highly organized
-Be a pop culture junkie! Know what’s hot in the press and to consumers.


All qualified candidates should send their resumes to:
Emily Geubelle, PR Assistant