Sunwest is a Dallas-based public relations and public affairs company looking for a talented summer intern. 

  1. Describe Internship

    At Sunwest, our philosophy on interns is simple: jump in and get as much experience as you can. Our interns are exposed to the full scope of agency life – from pitching media to team brainstorms, and everything in between.

    The role includes, but is not limited to, the following assignments:

    • Assist with media relations efforts through developing contact lists, writing pitches, making follow-up contact to secure coverage, and collecting and reporting coverage
    • Generate strategies and content for agency and client social media initiatives
    • Contribute general event, program and special project support
    • Conduct research for client work and new business opportunities
    • Participate in brainstorming and staff meetings
    • Regularly meet with assigned mentor
  2. Tell us the time period you would like the intern to work.
    Summer 2020 (generally June – August)
  3. How many hours per week is the intern expected to work?
    More than 15 hours
  4. Can the intern work some or part of their time from home?
    No hours can be worked from home
  5. Are you willing to complete the forms necessary to allow students to receive course credit for this internship?
    Yes
  6. Is your organization for-profit or non-profit?
    For-profit
  7. Is this internship paid?
    Yes
  8. How much per hour will the intern be paid?
    $12-$15
  9. Is it possible for this internship to result in a job offer for the student?
    Yes
  10. Organization Info:

    Sunwest Communications, 4851 LBJ Freeway, Suite 1200, Dallas, TX 75244

    http://www.sunwestpr.com

  11. Contact Info:

    Maggie Holley, mholley@sunwestpr.com