Thanks WPU star PR alum Sara G. for this great lead!
Are you talented, creative, competitive and eager to take on the challenge of working for a next-generation agency? MSLGROUP North America is looking for smart, innovative and passionate interns to participate in our Summer Insiders Challenge!
Our interns have the opportunity to work in a variety of sectors and represent some of the world’s most powerful brands within the consumer, corporate, healthcare, personal care, public affairs and technology industries. Areas of expertise vary by office, visit www.mslgroup.com for more details.
Internships are available in the following office locations: • Atlanta • Boston • New York • Seattle • Washington, D.C
• Duration: 8 -12 weeks; June – August 2013 • Compensation: This is a full-time, paid internship. • Assignment: You will be assigned to work within a specific practice group/department and/or on an account team(s). You will also work with your fellow Insiders on a competitive project (completing a PR/integrated marketing program for one of our clients). • Mentor: A mentor will be appointed to guide you throughout the summer. • Training: You will participate in a robust PR training program, learning topics such as brainstorming, writing a PR plan, presenting with impact and leveraging digital/social media.
APPLICATION PROCESS – DEADLINE: February 24th, midnight
Step 1: Create a candidate profile and submit your resume through our applicant tracking system. (Click Apply Online above.)
Step 2: Complete a series of essay questions: http://bit.ly/msl-part2. You will also have the opportunity to select up to (2) locations where you would like to be a Summer Insider.
• Selected candidates will be invited to participate in our Summer Insiders Challenge Day, held in each of our participating locations on March 15, 2013. (Note: Candidates are responsible for their own travel and accommodations if selected to participate in Challenge Day.) • Candidates selected for Challenge Day will be notified on or around February 26, 2013. • During Challenge Day, candidates will have the opportunity to meet with MSLGROUP North America staff, participate in a brainstorming session, have one-on-one interviews, complete a writing/editing assessment and deliver a mini-group presentation. This is the chance to “wow us” with why you should be selected as a Summer Insider! • Based on the results of Challenge Day, MSLGROUP North America will select and notify the candidates chosen to be 2013 Summer Insiders by March 20, 2013, approximately.
CRITERIA FOR APPLICANTS
• Completed their junior year (rising seniors) or a recent graduate (December 2012 and May 2013) of undergraduate college; • Overall GPA of 3.0 or higher (communications-related major is preferred); • Available to visit the selected office for Summer Insiders Challenge Day; and • Available to work in our office 5 days per week (full-time) for 8-12 weeks.
MSLGROUP is a full-service communications and engagement agency – the 4th largest PR agency in the world. For 70 years, we have delivered strategic counsel and ROI-driven communications for leading healthcare, retail, CPG, food and nutrition, and technology brands. We specialize in data-driven public relations and media relations, integrated marketing, digital, entertainment and event marketing and execution. Some of our clients include Bayer, Roche, Lilly, Novartis, Nestlé, Procter & Gamble, Microsoft, The Home Depot and General Motors. As part of the Publicis Groupe, the 3rd largest agency network in the world, our clients have access to all of our partner capabilities and high-level resources, providing companies world-class solutions on integrated marketing and creative excellence.