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Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
JOB #R2002663

Public Relations Intern

Join the next gen. We’re a new breed – a consulting agency. We combine the creativity of an agency with the depth and expertise of a consultancy. Our team is a mix of mission-driven strategists, marketers, technologists and data scientists, harnessing the insights, creativity and technology that moves people. This is what we call…Accelerated Change, Beautifully Delivered.  Check us out at ICFNext.com


Who we’re looking for:We are looking for a candidate available for a full-time paid Public Relations Internship starting in January 2021 and ending in June 2021 within the ICF Next PR team. The intern will assist our PR account teams in the execution of program tactics with the objective of promoting and raising awareness for our client’s brand. Intern must have a solid work ethic, strong intellectual curiosity and a desire to work hard and have fun.  

As a Public Relations Intern, you will:  

  • Create media lists 
  • Draft, disseminate and pitch media materials and press releases 
  • Participate in brainstorms and project meetings 
  • Identify and reach out to social influencers  
  • Participate in brainstorms and project meetings 
  • Create publicity materials and media kits  
  • Conduct research and client, industry and pop culture media monitoring  
  • Support right-time engagement programs 

As a Public Relations Intern, you will have:  

  • Impeccable time management and prioritization skills 
  • Ability to coordinate projects from inception to completion and meet demanding deadlines 
  • Excellent verbal and written skills 
  • Strong interpersonal and customer service skills 
  • Previous agency experience, including internships, desired
  • Bilingual (Spanish) is a plus! 

Basic Qualifications:  

  • Bachelor's degree in Public Relations, Mass Communications, Journalism, Strategic Communications or related field 

*Please note: the deadline to apply for this role is November 13, 2020. At that time the team will review resumes and be in touch regarding next steps.

Working at ICF

Working at ICF means applying a passion for meaningful work with intellectual rigor to help solve the leading issues of our day. Smart, compassionate, innovative, committed, ICF employees tackle unprecedented challenges to benefit people, businesses, and governments around the globe. We believe in collaboration, mutual respect, open communication, and opportunity for growth. If you’re seeking to make a difference in the world, visit www.icf.com/careers to find your next career. ICF—together for tomorrow.

ICF is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. (EOE – Minorities/Females/ Protected Veterans Status/Disability Status/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity). For more information, please read our EEO & AA policy.

Reasonable Accommodations are available for disabled veterans and applicants with disabilities in all phases of the application and employment process. To request an accommodation please email icfcareercenter@icf.com and we will be happy to assist. All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodations. Read more about non-discrimination:  EEO is the law and  Pay Transparency Statement.

Chicago, IL (IL11)

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Who is ICF?

A global consulting services company with +7,000 people across +70 countries, but we are not your typical consultants.
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