Please Touch Museum, the Children’s Museum of Philadelphia, is seeking a college student majoring in Communications, Public Relations or a related field who is eager to gain hands-on communications experience. A flexible schedule is available; however, candidates must be available 15-20 hours/week. This Internship is unpaid, but college credit may be granted.
Intern must exhibit strong organizational, communication, and
project-management skills and have an interest in non-profit and/or the
museum field. Intern will also be responsible for providing quality
customer service. Position reports to the Director of Media Relations
& the Communications Specialist and works closely with the entire
External Relations Department. Some weekend and/or evening work may be
Assist in the management and implementation of programs for the External
Relations Department; Assist in the development of online calendar
Assist in Museum’s social media communications;
Assist in distribute press releases for target audiences;
Respond to media requests for information;
Research, implement and develops programs for Media Relation;
Manage various databases and information request fulfillment;
Provide additional administrative support; and
Others duties as assigned.
Experience using Cision or a comparable media database preferred but not required.
How To Apply:
Please e-mail your cover letter and résumé to Diane Poff, Executive Assistant, dpoff[at]pleasetouchmuseum.org.