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(Expired) Communications Intern

1 month ago by Pittsburgh Knights

  Pittsburgh (Pennsylvania), USA

Level: Entry

Contract: Internship

Sector: Public Relations

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COMMUNICATIONS INTERN
Location: Pittsburgh, PA

Status: Unpaid Internship/Temporary, for school credit, 15 hrs/week
Time Frame: 15 weeks; September 4 - December 18

The Pittsburgh Knights are the officially recognized esports team of Pittsburgh. Our mission is to carry on the tradition of Pittsburgh sports by playing with grit, intelligence, integrity, and teamwork; that is just as true for our staff as it is for our players. Since launching in December 2017, we have quickly grown to represent over 30 players in 6 different titles with staff and talent from around the world - and we’re just getting started. In December 2018 we announced our partnership with the Pittsburgh Steelers and our operations are currently being incubated in their facilities. In June 2019, Wiz Khalifa came on board as a strategic partner. As a member of our team, you will get to see first hand how a top tier gaming organization operates. Join our global company to learn about marketing, public relations, and internal communications inside a growing sports and technology startup.

Responsibilities:

  • Draft press releases
  • Compile/edit newsletter
  • Assist with internal communication projects
  • Proof read internal, b2b, and outward facing communications
  • Help develop and execute PR initiatives
  • Assist with various applications

Requirements:

  • Currently enrolled in college
  • Graduating in Spring 2022 or earlier
  • Must receive college credit
  • Ability to work at Pittsburgh Knight’s office in Pittsburgh, PA
  • Creativity, professionalism, and ability to work in a face-paced environment
  • Excellent writing skills are a must

To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to the email attached to the Apply button.

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