Public relations intern needed at Moffitt Cancer Center

Public Relations Internship at Moffitt Cancer Center

Do you love writing? Do you like to have fun? Do you want to join a creative, dynamic team that’s making a difference in the fight against cancer? If you answered yes, you may be the next intern in Public Relations & Strategic Communication Department at Moffitt Cancer Center.

Work Responsibilities and Projects:


Draft basic public relations materials including, news releases, media alerts, fact • sheets, appeal letters, and other materials as directed

Meet with faculty to discuss and develop proactive pitching ideas

Create reports on media coverage

Send newsworthy items to appropriate Moffitt physicians, researchers, administrators and staff

Coordinate logistics for video and photo shoots

Compile and update media contact databases


Research and draft articles for Moffitt publications

Develop social media content to promote Moffitt publications Digital Media

Update website

Monitor and engage in Moffitt’s social media outlets (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, LinkedIn, Google+, Pinterest)

Assist with video shoots Community Relations

Assist with the promotion of community relations outreach and events

Support the development and execution of community relations events

Apply Now: This unpaid internship (approximately 20 hours per week) is open to college students. Applicants should have completed coursework in public relations, journalism and/or communications. Prior internships in public relations or journalism are a plus. Please email your résumé, cover letter and writing samples to: Kim Polacek, Public Relations Account Services Coordinator, Moffitt Cancer Center, 813-745-7408

Deadline: December 12, 2016


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