Public Affairs/Public Relations Account Assistant (Internship)
Please note: Our summer 2019 account assistant cohort has been filled. We will begin reviewing applications for the fall 2019 session in late July.
We currently have an opening for a full-time, paid intern to join our team as a Public Affairs Account Assistant. JT Public Affairs Account Assistants perform a wide variety of tasks that include preparing client and media materials, building and maintaining databases, pitching stories to journalists, as well as copy editing and proofreading materials. They are also called upon to conduct research and staff events.
Successful candidates will:
Have excellent verbal and written communication skills
Have experience pitching media and/or building media databases
Enjoy problem solving and research
Deliver quality work on a tight deadline
Possess a professional, highly motivated and enthusiastic attitude
Equal Employment Opportunity Policy
JT is committed to its policy of equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants. This policy applies to all aspects of employment with JT, including job benefits, social activities, hiring, recruiting, training, promotion and compensation. All employment-related decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, ancestry, citizenship status, marital status, disability, military status or any other legally protected status.