Platinum PR is seeking an energetic, self-motivated, and hard-working individual for the position of Marketing Intern. If you’re a strong writer who wants to build a career in marketing, content writing and PR, this is the opportunity for you!

We’re seeking a hard-working individual with excellent writing and communication skills, as well as the ability to stay organized and multitask. The successful candidate has an in-depth knowledge of marketing techniques, content writing, and social media platforms.

Responsibilities include:

  • writing marketing content for various clients to be used on the web, social media, print ads, radio ads, etc.
  • contributing to the creation of mock-ups, email campaigns, and social media content
  • designing and presenting new social media campaign ideas
  • distributing the content to the appropriate recipient (such as the media, the client, etc.)
  • monitoring and tracking communications between the clients and various media outlets such as newspapers, radio broadcasts, and television stations
  • working collaboratively with clients, colleagues, and fellow team members to execute communications plans
  • informing the media of any newsworthy events on behalf of clients.

Skills:

  • strong writing and editing skills
  • a streak of perfectionism when it comes to editing/proofreading
  • preferred but not required: skilled in AP Style
  • understanding of the latest marketing trends and techniques
  • excellent oral and written communication skills (You’re comfortable talking to strangers, building relationships, and making cold calls.)
  • self-motivated and self-aware, asking for help when needed

You are skilled in the following programs:

  • MS Office – Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Social Media – Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, etc.
  • WordPress or similar CMS
  • We welcome both experienced candidates as well as active learners who are passionate about working hard and growing.

Work Schedule / Location / Compensation:

  • Monday – Friday: flexible around your class schedule
  • This internship is available at our Frederick, Maryland office (with the potential of being virtual due to COVID-19).
  • This is a paid internship.

To Apply:

Email Sophie@PlatinumPR.com – be sure to include when you’d like to start in the subject line – “Intern Application: [Fall, Spring or Summer] Semester”

Platinum PR is a boutique marketing and PR agency started in 2002 by CEO Sandy Dubay. Platinum PR serves Economic Development and Tourism Agencies across the mid-Atlantic region with their Marketing and Communications initiatives. In an intimate office setting, you’ll have the opportunity to work as an integral part of a small, passionate, creative team, and closely with our clients and colleagues.

Any questions? Email Us

People of all gender identities and members of all racial and ethnic groups are encouraged to apply.

We welcome both experienced candidates as well as active learners who are passionate about working hard and growing.