PR In Canada is accepting applications from college students and graduates for a number of internships that run concurrently within the editorial, art and marketing departments of the publication. Alumni of our internship program have gone on to acclaimed work at publications throughout Canada and the U.S. Please read the following requirements carefully.
Editorial interns are involved in many aspects of the production of PR In Canada. A number of positions are available.
Applicants must be willing to work on a full-time, unpaid basis for four months, and may have the opportunity to come on board full-time afterwards. They should have excellent oral and written communication skills and be extremely creative, highly organized and fanatically attentive to detail.
General editorial interns are involved in many aspects of the production of PR In Canada. Working to industry standards, they learn skills that are essential for anyone moving into a career as an editor, writer or researcher. A driving curiosity about the industry is a must for this position. Interns will work closely with the publications’s editors and assist with research and fact-checking, as well as completing specific projects. They are encouraged to generate ideas for the publications, and will have the opportunity to write for the print and/or online edition of PR In Canada.
Marketing Internship Opportunities
PR In Canada offers three – or four-month unpaid internships in several departments: marketing and events, design and sales. Interns work Monday to Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Although the bulk of the work is administrative, interns gain valuable career experience in return for their efforts. A keen interest in the publication is essential. All interns should be detail-oriented and organized, with strong written and verbal communication skills and the ability to juggle multiple demands and meet deadlines. Experience dealing with public relations professionals and a good phone manner are assets.
Candidates who are looking for experience in the world of marketing and can handle a fast-paced environment should consider this position. The role supports PR In Canada, encompassing a variety of areas, including brand marketing, events and sponsorships, creative advertising solutions, contests and marketing promotions. High energy and polished written and verbal communications skills are a must, as is an eye for detail and the ability to manage multiple projects.
Sales Internship Opportunities
Candidates for the sales internship should have a strong interest in sales and the publishing industry. Much of the work involves administrative duties to help the sales team with customer relationship management, filing and updating the magazine area with the latest sales tools. Sales interns gain valuable exposure to the publishing ad sales process, including the forecasting and pipeline development process.
Web/ Technology Internship Opportunities
Candidates for the web or technology internship should have a strong interest in web development and design aspect. All interns should be detail-oriented and organized, with strong knowledge of WordPress.
If you are interested in applying for a marketing internship, please send your resume and contact us, clearly indicate in the subject line the position for which you are applying.