To be considered, applicants must submit BOTH a resume AND a letter of intent addressing both your interest in a public relations career and in working specifically with our agency.
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**Note: This is NOT a summer internship; this position is available to college graduates who are available to begin a full-time internship immediately.
fortyseven communications seeks college graduates to train to become account coordinators at a dynamic agency with video game, digital entertainment and consumer technology accounts. The full-time position will place interns in real-world account roles with an opportunity to get hired as a permanent employee at the end of the internship.
Candidates must be excellent writers, energetic personalities and pop & digital culture lovers. Successful interns are extremely well organized, proactive, interested in learning about all facets of communications and have a fun, positive attitude. Interns need to be able to work productively with staff members at all levels, working on teams both in person and virtually, with teammates spread amongst all three of fortyseven's offices across the country (LA, NY, SF). They must become well versed in agency procedures, and offer creative ideas and input. Position requires a serious interest in a communications career, excellent communication skills, a high level of professionalism, attention to detail/deadlines and strong research skills. Applicants will only be considered if your application email subject contains "Internship Application" and your name, and your letter of intent includes not only the requirements stated above but also an answer to one of the following questions: What is your current favorite app, game, show or product and why? Or what is your favorite news source, and why is it your favorite?
Extensive research and reporting
Basic PR writing
Low-level client and media relations
Compiling minutes/action items on client and team calls
Additional account responsibilities could be event staffing, brainstorming and general office help
Excellent spoken and written English