Ohio University Office of Career Services

PR intern needed at Cover Story Communications in Pittsburgh for winter break by Tyler
November 9, 2011, 12:44 pm
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 Cover Story Communications is a full-service public relations firm located in Pittsburgh, PA. We specialize in the promotion of lifestyle products and services.
Cover Story is looking for an enthusiastic, organized, creative intern to join our team. Intern will gain valuable hands-on experience with internationally recognized consumer brands.
-Write press releases
-Develop and manage media lists
-Research story opportunities
-Manage clip reports
-Participate in brainstorming sessions
-And more! 
This is an unpaid internship and will require 20 hours per week. Mileage will be reimbursed.
Applicants must have at least a 3.2 GPA and must have completed their junior year of undergraduate study. Public relations majors are preferred, but all specialties of journalism will be considered. You must have excellent writing, proofreading, organizational, and communication skills and exhibit an eagerness and willingness to learn.
To apply, please send a cover letter, resume, three writing samples, and a letter of recommendation to:
Cover Story Communications
631 Centervue Rd.
Bradford Woods, PA 15015
Or email intern@coverstorycom.com.
All candidates will be required to complete a writing test.
For additional information:
Facebook: Cover Story Communications
Twitter: CoverStory

2010 Pittsburgh Pirates Career Fair by Alyse K

The 2010 Pittsburgh Pirates Career Fair will take place on Friday, April 16th, 2010 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. prior to the Pirates game vs. the Cincinnati Reds that evening at PNC Park. Career seekers will have the opportunity to meet and speak with several representatives from professional organizations within and outside of the sports industry. Along with the Pitts-burgh Pirates and PNC Park, they are anticipating a range of diverse companies with real job opportunities and an immediate desire to fill those opportunities.TeamWork Online will host a resume workshop available for all attendees. Career seekers will have the opportunity to meet with representatives from TeamWork to review and revise their resume.

Companies that are currently invited include:

  • Atlanta Hawks & Thrashers
  • Cleveland Cavaliers
  • Tampa Bay Rays
  • Orlando Magic
  • San Diego Padres
  • Indiana Pacers
  • Boston Bruins
  • Columbus Blue Jackets
  • Charlotte Bobcats
  • Oakland Athletics
  • Detroit Pistons
  • Pittsburgh Penguins
  • And many more professional organizations.

To participate in this great event there is a fee of $30. Admission will include access to all of the representatives at the Career Fair, the resume workshop, and a ticket to the Pirates vs. Reds game that evening. Early registration is recommended due to high demand and limited slots available. Orders for the Career Fair are filled on a first-come first-serve basis and are subject to availability.

To register, please complete the registration form (PDF download) and fax it to 412.325.4410 or mail to Lauren Farrell, 115 Federal St., Pittsburgh, PA 15212 as soon as possible.For additional information please do not hesitate to contact Lauren Farrell at 412.325.4928 or lauren.farrell@pirates.com.