Public Relations Summer 2018 Internship

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Public Relations Summer 2018 Internship
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Location: 
New York, New York

Based in New York, LaFORCE is a full-service public relations and marketing communications agency, providing groundbreaking strategies in fashion, design, entertainment, food & beverage, home, travel, technology, events and luxury. 
Our team of 85 experienced and creative professionals have developed and executed a wide range of programs for the world’s top brands. Our uniquely collaborative culture and ever-evolving mix of services, provides our client partners with innovative, business-driving campaign strategies. 
About the Opportunity: 
LaFORCE offers a unique environment that fosters individual growth and rewards performance. You will be surrounded by people who are passionate about what they do. We are seeking self-motivated, hard-working and enthusiastic candidates who will gain invaluable experience and practical industry knowledge.

Responsibilities may include but are not limited to: writing/assembling press kits, building media lists, managing product requests/samples. Interns will participate in Lunch and Learns with senior level team members and may also engage in agency-wide creative/ brainstorming sessions, help to produce and work at agency events, as well as other relevant tasks depending on team assignments. Summer Interns will also participate in a summer project that will be presented to the agency at the culmination of the program. 

• The Summer 2018 Internship program will commence on Monday, June 4, 2018 and will run until Friday, August 10, 2018. 
• Office hours are Monday through Friday 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m, with a 1 hour lunch break. 
• Interns will gain hands-on experience in exchange for college credit. 
• Interns who cannot receive college credit will be paid an hourly rate. 
 

Requirements:

• Applicants should be comfortable speaking on the phone and interacting with industry professionals 
• Excellent communication skills, both written and oral 
• Superior multitasking and time-management skills 

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