30 August
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Public Relations Intern

Keating & Associates is looking for an intern to join their busy team. This position is for a period of three months. A stipend to cover travel and expenses will be offered to the successful applicant.

Keating and Associates has been providing strategic communications and public affairs advice at the highest level for over 20 years. During that time the team at Keating and Associates has worked with Ireland’s leading Chief Executives, Chairmen and senior management teams in both the public and private sectors including agriculture and aquaculture, legal and financial services, energy, healthcare and medical technology and major infrastructural investment projects.

The chosen candidate will have:

  • An understanding and keen interest in Irish media, politics and business
  • Experience working with a team
  • Competency in performing and completing set tasks and be a fast learner
  • The ability to work independently and be a self-motivator
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to problem solve
  • Ability to think independently and creatively
  • Excellent relationship skills and interpersonal skills, calm under pressure with a sense of humour and fair play

Responsibilities

Media:

  • Ongoing monitoring – both traditional and social media
  • Proactive media identification and support
  • Management of media lists on client accounts
  • Management of client coverage reports
  • Profiling of key business / news journalists

Political:

  • Ongoing Oireachtas monitoring
  • Liaising with Oireachtas Committees
  • Sharing of articles of interest with team

Other:

  • Administration and office support
  • Event support
  • Creative input to identify news and feature leads for clients

You will provide ongoing support to account managers and executives across the company.

Please apply here.