Intern-Public Relations / Sports Management
IRONMAN is seeking an energetic and creative Public Relations intern to support the overall communication strategies for all of IRONMANís brands, including the RockíníRoll Marathon Series. The ideal candidate is confident, driven, willing to learn, and interested in the cross over of traditional media and new media within the growing endurance sports industry.This position is based at the IRONMAN Global Headquarters in Tampa, FL.
∑ Support the Public Relations Director, Public Relations Manager, Public Relations Coordinator and global Public Relations team on media efforts for all IRONMAN brands
∑ Assist in writing and editing press releases, media advisories & media pitches as well as various other press materials
∑ Assist with the media credentialing process (organizing requests)
∑ Assist with media clip recaps
∑ Research and find compelling human interest stories to promote through various mediums
∑ Build and maintain media lists for event markets
∑ Monitor and organize media placement reports
∑ Handle incoming press requests with guidance from the senior staff
Skills and Knowledge
1. Keen attention to detail and time management skills.
2. Journalism, marketing, digital media major desired but not required.
3. Strong writing and editing skills
4. Working knowledge of full Microsoft suite, Adobe InDesign and Photoshop
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