Public Relations Internship

South East London, London
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Ketchum James Maxwell Internship Programme

What is it?

Ketchum’s programme is a unique offering that enables you to work in a full-service PR agency within one of our communities based on your skill; Corporate, Brand or Healthcare in a role similar to that of an entry level position within a PR agency. Ketchum prides itself on a unique culture and atmosphere, and this internship programme offers a fantastic opportunity to work, for six months with some of the best PR professionals in the industry to gain an insight to what they do and what a career in PR is all about.

What will I be doing?

  • Building and maintaining strong relationships
  • Monitoring media, preparing coverage reports
  • Assisting with media sell-ins to achieve clients’ coverage aims
  • Building your digital PR skills in multiple platforms
  • Creating media lists and arranging journalist interviews
  • Producing accurate and high quality written documents
  • Assisting your team in editing, proof reading and compiling documents or presentations
  • Attending video/photo shoots
  • Event Management
  • Participating in our extensive Learning and Development programme

How do I apply?

To be considered for an internship please submit a video of yourself answering the following questions.

1. Why are you interested in pursuing an internship in PR?

2. Tell us about a brand or company that you think is a pioneer in the communications industry and why?

3. Tell us why you would be a good candidate for the internship?

  • Do not mention education or work experience - we want to get to know YOU
  • Length should be no more than 2 and a half minutes
  • Be bold and stand out
  • We are a creative agency so let your creativity shine
  • Smart phone videos are accepted
  • We advise sending your video in MP4 format
  • You must have the right to work in the UK

Please send your application to london.internships @