Join us by the Beach: Entry Level PR Position Open!
Start mid-May, 24 hours a week, pay commensurate with experience, and the possibility of becoming a permanent employee
- Open to college seniors, grad students, or recent graduates
- Must have held one prior internship in public relations or related field
The great thing about Clearpoint Agency is we encourage variety in your work load. You really will get hands on experience in many different areas. Duties for this position include office work, client account work, and Clearpoint Agency business work.
- Answer phones
- Maintain publication archives
- Tidy up office (everyone pitches in with trash, cleanup, dishes, etc.)
- Check mail
- Prepare conference room for client meetings
- Greet clients and partners visiting the Clearpoint Agency office
- Participate in internal planning meetings
Client account work:
- Write first drafts of releases, bios, pitches, etc. as skills and confidence allow
- Assist with event management projects
- Contribute to brainstorming meetings with staff and/or clients
- Develop media lists
- Research – editorial calendars, competitor communication tactics, speaking engagements, award and tradeshow opportunities, etc.
- Monitor social media
- Create content and build followers for social media
- Write web copy
- Help develop media kit materials
- Work on award submissions
Clearpoint Agency business:
- Assist with research for new business pitches
- Assist with proposals and presentations
- Maintain portfolio samples
- Create presentation PowerPoints
- Research and develop award submissions
- Write content for Clearpoint Agency website, pull logos, etc.
- Monitor Clearpoint Agency social media
- Contribute to Clearpoint blog and social media content
Responsibilities and job tasks will vary and expand as employee’s skill level and confidence increase.
Pay: Pay will be commensurate with experience. In addition to college credit or paid compensation, Clearpoint Agency will also provide mentoring, career counseling and feedback on resume, portfolio, and writing samples. Clearpoint Agency will also occasionally cover expenses for networking and educational opportunities to further advance your career in PR and Marketing.
Hours: Office hours are 9 to 6 with an hour off for lunch
Location: Clearpoint Agency is located close to the beach at 511 Saxony Place, Suite 102, Encinitas, CA 92024.
Additional company information can be found at www.clearpointagency.com.
Interested candidates should send their resume and cover letter to Rachel Hutman at Rachel@clearpointagency.com by April 30th. Please include salary requirements. Only qualified candidates need apply; we are hard workers, and expect the same from candidates. We look forward to meeting you!