Parasol, a NYC-based public relations and marketing firm specializing in the luxury lifestyle and hospitality space, is seeking Spring 2016 interns.
We’re looking for hard workers, problem solvers, good writers and motivated individuals with creative drive and a desire to learn to join our fast-paced environment and team as interns. Candidates should be passionate about travel and lifestyle, well organized and possess excellent writing and communication skills.
Interns should be proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel and Power Point and have strong administrative skills, as well as the ability to multi-task and work independently. Good interpersonal skills are required and backgrounds in areas of journalism, communication, business and/or marketing are preferred. Participants should have completed at least one public relations or business-writing course at the time the internship begins.
Interns are responsible for assisting the Account Executives in the daily execution of a wide range of tasks. Candidate will have a multitude of responsibilities that include writing and editing news releases and pitch letters, monitoring clips and producing clip reports and researching media and developing and updating media lists.