Abacus Technology is seeking a Public Affairs Intern to support the multimedia team on the COMIT program at Johnson Space Center. This is a paid internship requiring approximately 30 hours/week.
Provide support for planning marketing events, writing press releases, innovative marketing strategy for a trade show booth, and digital campaigns. Support company’s PR strategy and execute it in different phases. Create and curate engaging content. Communicate and build relationships with current or prospect clients. Utilize company’s social media and blogs to effectively communicate the organization’s message. Create and distribute press releases. Assist in administrative duties as needed. Build and update media lists and databases. Schedule, coordinate and attend various events. Perform research and market analysis activities.
Must have a strong desire to learn as well as professional drive. Solid understanding of the different social networks. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Efficient with MS Office, Adobe Creative Suite. Must have a passion for the PR industry and its best practices. Must be a US citizen.
Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.