Moffitt Cancer Center seeks PR intern

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


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, APR, CPRC

Senior Public Relations Account Coordinator

Moffitt Cancer Center




December 15, 2017



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