San Diego – California
Katz & Associates is looking for a new intern to join our team. Katz & Associates is a full-service public affairs firm specializing in issues-based communication programs for public and private sector clients. Since 1986 our skilled professionals have designed and implemented award-winning public outreach programs on a local, regional and national level.

This is a three-month internship requiring 40 hours per week, Monday through Friday. Assistance at occasional weekend or evening events may be needed.

Job Description

  • Serve as general account support, including community relations, issues management and government relations services
  • Assist with special event coordination and staffing
  • Assist with client-related research, media coverage tracking and stakeholder database development
  • Draft news releases, newsletter articles and other client materials as needed

Experience:

  • Three months related experience preferred; agency experience a plus

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree in related area preferred

Skills/Abilities:

  • Problem solving
  • Proofreading
  • Writing
  • Microsoft Office
  • Initiative
  • Creativity
  • Diplomacy
  • Strong time management

Knowledge:

  • Familiarity with Associated Press Style and standard rules of grammar
  • Familiarity with local political issues and government operations
  • Familiarity with local media outlets and contacts
  • Client service concepts

If interested in this opportunity, please send your resume to Sarah Rossetto at srossetto@katzandassociates.com.

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