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2017 Late Summer/Fall PR Internship

Newton O’Neill Communications is an Austin-based boutique public relations firm working with best-in-breed consumer businesses, with a focus on sustainable travel/tourism and hospitality services. 

Dates: Mid to late August through end of year 

To be considered for this position, a candidate must:

  • Be currently enrolled in a college, and pursuing a communications-related major: Public Relations, Journalism, Mass Communications, Advertising, Marketing, etc.
  • Work 10-12 hrs/week. The internship is unpaid but can be offered for course credit; NONC will cover all related hard costs.
  • Work remotely as well as in office; attend weekly meetings in person at our South Austin location
  • Have access to a laptop
  • Junior/Senior level preferred

Internship responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Writing and media relations
  • Website content management
  • Social Media management
  • Basic graphic design support
  • Event coordination
  • Weekly reporting
  • Market research
  • Online database management

Ideal job skills:

  • Interest in consumer and non-profit PR as well as the travel industry
  • Strong written and communication skills
  • Proficiency or experience in social media management on Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn, etc., (research/follow local businesses/individuals, regular posts to drive engagement, measurement and managing promotions/giveaways)
  • Attention to detail — punctuation, spelling and grammar and content formatting
  • Graphic design capabilities (InDesign, Photoshop, Canva)
  • Video and/or photography skills
  • Takes ownership of new initiatives.
  • Works well with a team
  • Highly organized

2017 Late Summer/Fall Social Media Internship

Newton O’Neill Communications is an Austin-based boutique public relations firm working with best-in- breed consumer businesses, with a focus on sustainable travel/tourism and hospitality services. 

Dates: Mid to late August through end of year 

Description:The social media intern will be in charge of the day-to-day management of our official accounts (Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn), as well as create a social media content calendar, strategize reader engagement opportunities, and create and manage social media partnerships with other organizations. The social media intern will be expected to create weekly and monthly analytical reports to showcase our social media progress.

To be considered for this position, a candidate must:

  • Be currently enrolled in a college, and pursuing a communications-related major: Public Relations, Journalism, Mass Communications, Advertising, Marketing, etc.
  • Work 10-12 hrs/week. The internship is unpaid but can be offered for course credit; NONC will cover all related hard costs.
  • Work remotely as well as in office; attend weekly meetings in person at our South Austin location
  • Have access to a laptop
  • Junior/Senior level preferred

Internship responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Website content management
  • Social Media management
  • Social Media Analytics
  • Weekly reporting
  • Market research
  • Online database management

Ideal job skills:

  • Interest in consumer and non-profit PR as well as the travel industry
  • Proficiency in social media management on Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn, etc., (research/follow local businesses/individuals, regular posts to drive engagement, measurement and managing promotions/giveaways)
  • Attention to detail — punctuation, spelling and grammar and content formatting
  • Video and/or photography skills
  • Takes ownership of new initiatives.
  • Strong written and communication skills
  • Basic graphic design abilities
  • Works well with a team
  • Highly organized

Qualified applicants should send their resume and cover letter to emily@newtononeill.com and assist@newtononeill.com. Please include personal Twitter and/or Instagram handles.

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