Integrated Communications Internship

The Dix & Eaton internship program is a rigorous, real-world career development opportunity. We are proud that we treat our interns like entry-level professionals. In return, we simply expect the highest-quality work and professionalism. Still interested? Read on!

WHAT YOU WILL DO

In short, the same kinds of work our entry-level professionals are often doing. More specifically, the essential functions of the internship will include:

  • Assisting account executives with client-related and pro-bono projects
  • Gaining exposure to each of our practice areas, including media relations, marketing communications, CSR/sustainability communications, crisis communications and investor relations
  • Completing various writing and research assignments related to client blog posts, content marketing and more
  • Conducting media relations outreach, including developing media lists, writing pitches and making follow-up contact with journalists
  • Crafting social media strategy, plans and posts, and monitoring and reporting
  • Participating in brainstorming and staff meetings
WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR
  • Proven writing, research and social media experience; and/or proven design experience
  • Time-management discipline
  • Relevant PR, English, communications, journalism, business/finance and/or design background
  • Availability to work full-time office hours, Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; part-time schedules may be considered
  • Prior internship(s) with related experience
  • Standing as a senior or recent graduate; candidates at the junior level with prior experience will be considered

We also want interns who know how to take initiative, demonstrate a high level of professionalism, understand the value of strategy and tactical implementation, function in a highly collaborative, team-oriented environment, and work hard.

2019 PROGRAM DEADLINES
  • Spring (January – May)
  • Application Deadline – November 17, 2018
  • Summer (June – August)
  • Application Deadline – February 28, 2019
  • Fall (September – December)
  • Application Deadline – July 19, 2019

Sound like you? Apply for this position.

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If you have additional questions, please contact Sarah Hihn, our Director of Human Resources, at shihn@dix-eaton.com