Meridian Group Seeking Multiple Spring Interns

December 1, 2016 / Careers, Uncategorized /

Public Relations Intern

Meridian Group’s public relations team seeks a motivated team player with a flair for communications. Responsibilities may include: assisting public relations team with day-to-day account projects, monitoring trends, editing and writing press releases, media relations activities, developing editorial calendars, conducting basic research and contribute to brainstorming sessions. Opportunity to learn about public relations, advertising and interactive disciplines and attend professional development seminars. Internship is unpaid but can be used for school credit.

Applicant qualifications should include:

  • Excellent communications skills, writing ability and computer skills a MUST.
  • Prior internship experience preferred, but not required.
  • Understanding of AP style a plus.
  • Must be available 20 hours per week during the semester.

Email your resume with cover letter to amber@themeridiangroup.com. No phone calls please.

Account Coordinator Intern

Meridian Group’s account team seeks a motivated team player for an account coordinator internship. Responsibilities may include: assisting the client team with day-to-day account projects, monitoring trends, proofreading, editing, writing/content development, presentation building, quantitative and qualitative client research, conducting and contributing to brainstorming sessions, in-depth ROI analysis and reporting, along with day-to-day administrative duties. Opportunity to learn about marketing, advertising and interactive disciplines and attend professional development seminars. Internship is unpaid but can be used for school credit.

Applicant qualifications should include:

  • Excellent communications skills, writing ability and computer skills a MUST.
  • Knowledge of social media preferred.
  • Prior internship experience preferred, but not required.
  • Must be available 15-20 hours per week during the semester.

Email your resume with cover letter to amber@themeridiangroup.com. No phone calls please.

Marketing/Communications Intern

Meridian Group and Independent We Stand are seeking a motivated team player with a flair for communications. Responsibilities may include: assisting Independent We Stand team with day-to-day account projects, social media platforms, monitoring trends, editing, writing/content development, media relations activities, contributing in creative brainstorming sessions, developing editorial/social media calendars, performing data entry and conducting research. Opportunity to learn about cause marketing, public relations, advertising and interactive disciplines. Internship is unpaid but can be used for school credit.

Required Qualifications:

  • Excellent communications skills, writing ability and computer skills a MUST.
  • Ability to organize and manage multiple project priorities simultaneously and effectively
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel
  • Social media experience a plus
  • Must be available 15-20 hours per week during the semester

Desired Qualifications

  • Prior internship experience in Marketing, Communications or PR
  • Understanding of AP style
  • Experience or exposure to copywriting
  • Strong creative and research writing skills

Email your resume with cover letter to amber@themeridiangroup.com. No phone calls please.


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About the author

Sarah Taylor:

As a Public Relations Specialist, Sarah utilizes her passion and positive attitude as she generates media coverage for clients. Before joining the team at Meridian Group, Sarah gained experience in community relations, marketing and event planning through positions at the Norfolk Tides Baseball Club and the United States Collegiate Athletic Association. Sarah graduated from Old Dominion University with a Master’s in Education with a concentration in Sport Management. In her spare time, Sarah enjoys attending as many country concerts as possible, cheering on the ODU Monarchs and hanging with her golden retriever, Chief.