Full-Time Public Relations Intern

Work Term:

March 1 – August 31, 2023. We will consider part-time for March and April.

Date Posted: February 10, 2022

Submission Deadline: Candidates are encouraged to apply quickly. This role will remain open until a successful candidate it selected.

COME JOIN OUR TEAM! BROOKLINE PUBLIC RELATIONS, INC. is one of Canada’s leading boutique agencies, named the fastest growing agency in Canada by PR in Canada and Great Place to Work Certified™. We are looking for a PR Superstar to join our team as a Public Relations Intern in our Calgary office.

We promise a one-of-a-kind experience in a diverse and unique agency environment where you will work with clients in virtually every sector. We’ve designed our internship program to ensure you have hands-on opportunities to learn and grow, making sure you get a fulsome agency experience.

Brookline offers a hybrid work model, competitive compensation, paid personal days and many other office perks!

The Opportunity

The tasks will differ week-to-week, but may include:

  • Pitching media and influencers for various clients
  • Supporting social and digital media projects
  • Developing media lists and editorial calendars
  • Writing a variety of communications pieces
  • Conducting research for various client projects
  • Supporting the planning and onsite execution for client events
  • Scanning media and online outlets for issues, trends and relevant news stories
  • Liaising with vendors/partners

What You Have

  • Student or recent graduate, enrolled in a public relations, communications, media relations and/or digital marketing program
  • Entrepreneurial spirit – we are looking for a self starter who can hit the ground running
  • Creativity, enthusiasm, keen interpersonal skills, and flexibility
  • Stellar research and critical thinking capabilities
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite and social media platforms
  • Strong writing skills with a solid knowledge of CP style standards
  • Solid team player, eager to work in a collaborative office environment
  • The ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Excellent time-management skills, action and detailed oriented
  • Multi-media experience and familiarity with media tracking software platforms is a plus
  • Graphic design experience with PowerPoint and/or InDesign is an asset

The Perks

  • Paid Personal Days
  • Flexibility to work from home or remote
  • Pillar Awards, recognizing our employees’ accomplishments
  • Team building “Fun Days”
  • Thank Tanks – internal ‘thank you’ system to recognize Brookliners who go the extra mile
  • Quarterly wellness activities
  • Team volunteering opportunities
  • Extended long weekends
  • Mentorship/buddy system for new employees
  • Joining a Great Place to Work Certified™ Organization
  • And more!

The Process

Candidates are encouraged to apply quickly. This role will remain open until a successful candidate is selected. Please attach the following two documents in your application email:

  1. Resume
  2. In lieu of a cover letter, please answer the following question either in video format or word format:
    1. Why do you want to work at Brookline PR?

Applications to be sent to: 

Leanna Kruk

Vice President

lkruk@brooklinepr.com We look forward to hearing from you!