Compass Public Relations Internships Available

Fall 2013-Spring 2014

The Compass is seeking applicants for Public Relations Interns for Fall 2013-Spring 2014 Academic Year.  See the job description.

To apply, you must email the materials below to compasspr@oswego.edu no later than Friday, March 1, 2013:

  1. Resume: be sure to include your local contact information, education information (major, minor, GPA, etc.) and date of graduation. Additionally, include any work experience or college/community activities, as well as  honors and awards.

  2. Cover Letter: carefully review the job description and include the following in your letter:
    a) What interests you most about the PR intern position,
    b) What strengths you possess that make you an ideal candidate for the position (include your experience with any event promotion   as  well as the computer skills you possess (Flash, Photoshop, etc.),
    c) How this opportunity will assist you with your future career goals.

  3. Work Sample: please submit this electronically as well. This could be a poster/flyer, digital signage, screen shot of a website you developed, class project, photo of an activity, brochure/pamphlet, etc. - something that might demonstrate the top skill set you hope to bring to the Compass (writing, graphic design, technology, public speaking, etc.)

  4. References: include the names, titles, (that person's relationship to you), their phone number and email address of THREE references.   For example:

    John Doe, Manager, Campus Catering Supervisor
    SUNY Oswego: Hewitt Union Room 132
    315-312-1234
    john.doe@oswego.edu

* All qualified applications will be asked to attend the Group Interview on Monday, March 11th from 7pm-9pm at the Compass, room 141 Campus Center.

** The staff in the Compass Resource Center can assist you with resume and cover letter development
Mondays-Fridays 10am-4:30pm

Resume and cover letter handouts can be found at http://www.oswego.edu/student/career/jobsearch/handouts. html

Check out the Compass Intern table a Job-A-Rama for more information!