The professional atmosphere Profiles, Inc. offers is unprecedented. Our open-office environment encourages teamwork, creative thinking and peer collaboration. The small firm dynamic guarantees that no idea, thought, employee or client goes unheard. Profiles is known for developing some of the most innovative and inspiring public relations and social media strategies, advertising campaigns, and event concepts in the industry because our unique approach facilitates out-of-the-box thinking.
Similarly, Profiles seeks like-minded applicants who are enthusiastic about contributing to our creative and hardworking team. We are always accepting resumes for those who are interested in public relations, marketing, social media and special events for full-time employment, freelance opportunities and/or our internship program. Due to the size of the company, our interns, employees and freelancers are integral parts of the team. Applicants should be personable, extremely detail-oriented and hardworking.
Profiles is currently accepting resumes for a full-time account executive with 2-3 years of experience. We will consider candidates with significant internship experience. Applicants should possess strong organizational, time-management, writing, and interpersonal skills and have an interest in gaining valuable experience at a public relations company. Additionally, applicants should have basic knowledge of social media platforms, specifically Facebook and Twitter. Applicant should have a strong work ethic, be a team player and be able to multi-task, work hard and feel comfortable speaking to new people including clients, media and vendors.
Throughout the year, we welcome several collegiate students to our internship program and provide them with meaningful opportunities gaining valuable experience in the public relations, marketing and events industries. At Profiles, our interns don’t run coffee. They’re part of our team. Our interns have gone on to work with such organizations as Baltimore magazine, Habitat for Humanity, University of Maryland College Park’s Athletics Department, Under Armour, Visit Baltimore and countless other prestigious companies. Others have used their experience at Profiles to pursue graduate degrees, become entrepreneurs in the PR industry and find opportunities abroad.
Interns at Profiles are responsible for an assortment of professional duties including, but not limited to: drafting media materials, media database management (including training of Vocus), disseminating materials to media, working directly with media to coordinate interviews and story opportunities, media tracking, planning special events, coordinating promotions and learning the day-to-day workings of a pr firm.
Additionally, each semester we welcome one student to be our Social Media Intern. Throughout the semester, the Social Media Intern works with the firm’s Social Media Strategist to maintain an online presence for Profiles as well as support the ongoing new media initiatives of the firm’s client base. The Social Media Intern can expect to work on several projects ranging from conceptualizing and drafting blog postings; the maintenance of the Profiles social media accounts including Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Digg, delicious, Flickr; attending webinars on social media; and conceptualizing promotions and social media opportunities for clients and the firm. This position requires that the intern stay extremely up-to-date on local and national social media news, have excellent research and writing skills, and be creative.
Our internships are for credit or experience only and we welcome applicants of all college levels and majors.
how to apply for freelance opportunities, internships and jobs
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