We have a unique career-building opportunity for motivated, creative and professional people who can excel in a challenging and fast-paced international business environment. We are interviewing candidates for paid internships at our Miami (Lincoln Road) office. You will gain valuable experience in the development and management of integrated communications programs while assisting account teams with research, creative brainstorms, preparing news releases, analyzing coverage and preparing client reports. Interns are evaluated and given first priority for full-time openings based on performance and qualifications.
Established in 1993, The Jeffrey Group (www.jeffreygroup.com) focuses on the U.S. Hispanic and Latin American markets serving top multinationals and brands such as American Airlines, Abbott Laboratories, Airbus, Bayer, Coca-Cola, Diageo, Fox Broadcasting, Johnson & Johnson, Mead Johnson, Nestle, T-Mobile, Volkswagen and Xerox, among others. Going beyond traditional PR, we offer clients a full range of integrated communication services including digital communications, event marketing and creative services.
Writing press releases, program materials and reports
Monitoring and reporting on client media coverage
Supporting the administrative and coordination activities of national and Latin American regional accounts
Updating target media lists and maintaining relationships with journalists, bloggers and social media communities
Researching clients’ industries and communications trends
Participating in program ideation and group brainstorming sessions
Preparing presentation materials for results reporting and new business efforts
Fully Bilingual English/Spanish
Must have excellent professional writing skills; able to write and edit business correspondence; experience creating presentations
Bachelor’s degree (will consider those in final year of completion) in journalism; public relations; communications or marketing from an accredited university. Previous agency or journalism experience a plus.
Demonstrative knowledge and experience in digital communications and social media as used in corporate communications and marketing efforts
Experience within an agency or corporate communications or marketing department; exceptional recent college graduates from top programs will be considered.
Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
In order to be considered you must:
Have an undergraduate degree (or final year of completion) from a U.S. accredited college or university
Hold U.S. Citizenship, Residency or Work Authorization
Be fluent in written and spoken English and Spanish
Only candidates with the above qualifications will be considered.
We manage the entire search process online.
We cannot accept calls regarding these positions; please do not phone.
We will contact candidates we wish to consider further within 30 days of receiving your application
A BRIEF COVER LETTER IS REQUIRED.
In your application, please include a cover letter, written in English, which describes any previous experience you believe will make you successful developing and managing communications and marketing programs in Latin America or the U.S. general market. Describe why you are the ideal candidate for this internship position considering the type of work The Jeffrey Group performs for its clients. The letter doesn't need to be long (2 -3 paragraphs), just show us you know how to write with compelling language that will pique our interest enough to want to know more about you.