Join the Sheinkopf team!

Public Affairs/Communications Intern – May-August 2018

Job description

Sheinkopf Communications is a full service strategic communications and public relations company headed by Henry “Hank” Sheinkopf.

Sheinkopf Communications uses the raw materials of pinpoint, politically-savvy strategic planning and the tools of modern communicationsamong them, research and polling, direct mail, advertising in all media, public and governmental relationsand crafts them into winning strategies on behalf of a diverse group of clients. These clients include political candidates, corporations, interest groups and others.
Our services encompass short-term and long-term strategic consulting; crisis management; high quality, cost-effective film, video, audio and new media production; media placement; phones and direct mail; and governmental relations.
Our philosophy of service is rooted in the fundamentals: hands-on, personal attention; original and creative messages; quick turnaround; and cost-effective pricing.
Practicing these core principles for over 25 years has earned Sheinkopf the recognition of its peers numerous times with national and international awards for media production and strategy. More importantly, Sheinkopf Communications has earned the continued reliance and confidence of its clients to serve their strategic communications needs.
An intern’s duties include, but are not limited to:Assisting account executives with client workResearching candidates, races, and organizationsKeeping track of communication with various clientsMaintaining company’s media relationsDatabase managementScript and speech writingPress release draftingGeneral office work and organization (such as answering the phone and taking messages)
Applicants should be:Highly personableExcellent communicatorsSelf startersDetail OrientedAvailable at least two full days per weekWe are currently searching for interns to begin as soon as possible, for college credit.This is an excellent opportunity to gain experience and insight into politics and communications!

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Education, Training