Public Affairs and Communications Intern

Offered By: 
JHL Company
Job Location: 
Austin
Salary: 
Paid
Job Description: 
JHL Internship Program: JHL Company interns play an important role in supporting client teams and on internal projects and events. Interns will have the opportunity to work on a variety of accounts learning the basics of public affairs and strategic communications. Specifically, this fall, this position will have an emphasis on social media and public affairs. Interns will gain an understanding of client research, public affairs communications, and social media. They will have the opportunity to interact with various client representatives, members, and other organization contacts who work with JHL Company to help meet all client goals. Specific tasks include assisting public affairs team with research and outreach, attending client meetings and events as necessary, and assisting the public affairs team with all communications outreach and social media projects. JHL Company is seeking someone with strong written and verbal skill. Organizational skills, an acute attention to detail, and proper phone etiquette are imperative. Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications, internet, and Outlook are required. Requirements Upper-Level undergraduate or graduate students with the ability to work approximately 10-15 hours a week beginning in November 2018 at the JHL Company office in Austin, Texas, located downtown. (Can be completed for course credit) Preferred Majors Government/Political Science, Communications, Public Relations/Public Affairs, Marketing, Business, Humanities, Liberal Arts
Application Instructions: 
How to Apply Interested applicants please submit a cover letter, resume, and two work related references to Katie Brewer via email at katie@jhlcompany.com.
Degree Status: 
Current Student
Experience Required: 
Preferred
Contact Information: 
Katie Brewer katie@jhlcompany.com
Type of Internship: 
Advocacy - State
Comments: 
About Us JHL Company is a full-service Public Affairs, Communications and Events consultancy, offering a full suite of services to meet each of our client’s unique needs. We have over 20 years of experience in handling every aspect of our services from strategic planning to execution and goal tracking across four key disciplines: fundraising, event planning and management, stakeholder and target audience identification, and public affairs counseling. JHL Company works closely with both for-profit and not-for-profit entities, trade organizations, and government offices. We excel at maximizing relationships so that our clients reach their full potential and return on investment. We do it right.
Posted By: 
Taylor Ward
Expiration Date: 
Friday, November 30, 2018