Open Position: Chicago Tech PR Intern

3Points accepts internship applications all year long. If you are looking to gain experience in the world of communications and marketing, please send a cover letter and resumé to info@3ptscomm.com.

Job Description

As a Chicago Tech PR intern at 3Points, you will be responsible for assisting our Chicago Tech team with projects and day-to-day tasks associated with each valued client. Although 3Points is working remotely through at least the end of 2020, you will be working closely with our team and playing a significant role in delivering outstanding client experiences. We are looking for young professionals who are ready to embrace the challenge of communicating effectively in an entirely digital environment and are prepared to help us maintain our positive and team-oriented ethos. 3Points has a track record of creating positive internship experiences, and our intern alums are highly ambitious, thoughtful, and passionate professionals.

Responsibilities include:

  • Helping edit press releases and pitches

  • Assisting with media relations

  • Assisting in monitoring business development leads

  • Creating/editing blog content for 3Points

  • Conducting research projects

  • Taking notes during interviews/client meetings

  • Creating interview prep documents

  • Working with account managers to maintain 3Points’ social media editorial calendar

  • Maintaining 3Points’ online files and databases

Preferred Qualifications

Due to the nature of responsibilities given to interns, we ask for applicants to be committed and hardworking individuals who are willing to take initiative and responsibility no matter the task. Applicants must be:

  • Fluent and grammatically-savvy writers.

  • Able to work remotely, with the goal of eventually returning to in-person work in our Chicago office in 2021.

  • 0-1 years’ experience in PR, social media, marketing, or other related roles or internships.

  • Interested in attending (virtual) industry events on behalf of 3Points.

  • Applicants should also have:

  • A keen interest in fully immersing themselves in the Chicago startup and tech ecosystem.

  • An appetite to learn new skills and an entrepreneurial mindset.

  • Experience in content creation and/or graphic design.

  • Familiarity with Google Apps and Slack

  • Ability to demonstrate a solid understanding of social media platforms — including Twitter, TikTok, LinkedIn, Facebook, Reddit, Instagram, wikis, and blogs, among others.
     

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(312) 725-7950

info@3ptscomm.com

29 E Madison St, Suite 920

Chicago, IL 60602