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Christa Fellner
Human Resources

Public Relations Intern

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About the Role

Location: Munich
Employment type: intern
Schedule: full-time
How do you catch the media’s attention? How do you weave corporate news into a story that will engage journalists and their readers? These are the challenges the InterNations PR Team tackle on a global scale every day. Our interns not only keep track of published articles about InterNations, but they also identify new contacts and write stories that make headlines. If you’re creative, outgoing, and looking for a challenge, we want to hear from you.

As a Public Relations Intern at InterNations, you will: 
  • learn how to develop press materials, such as press releases, interviews, and more
  • answer press requests from journalists
  • get in touch with key publications to pitch stories, with support from experienced PR professionals
  • learn to use industry software, such as Cision, to maintain a database of journalists
  • help organize media tours to other countries for company spokespeople
  • gain valuable experience in media relations and internal communications
  • work on cross-departmental projects with interns from all departments (e.g. creating a video for the app store)

You meet the following requirements: 
  • university student of any discipline
  • the internship is a compulsory part of your course of studies
  • available for six to twelve months starting in July 2019
  • professional fluency in written and spoken English
  • outgoing and proactive personality; strong writing and communication skills
  • ability to work independently; reliable and motivated
  • experience abroad and cross-cultural proficiency desired 
  • practical experience with MS Office and internet applications 

Are you the right one for the job?
Then send us your application (CV and cover letter) today! 

Please note: We can only accept applications from those who must complete an internship for a minimum of 6 months as part of their degree.

About us

The InterNations team

At InterNations, we’re dedicated to making expat life a great experience! With more than 3 million members in 420 cities around the world, regular local events, interest-based groups, and useful information, InterNations is the biggest global network for people who live and work abroad. What started as an idea over ten years ago is now changing the lives of expats and global minds around the world each and every day. With a team from around 40 countries, we believe in the benefits of international experience, cultural exchange, and the power of bringing people together. Together we’re constantly growing and learning, coming up with new ways for our members to feel more at home, meet other international people, and enjoy their stay abroad.

Benefits of working at InterNations:

  • a growing, dynamic company with an international team
  • a friendly atmosphere and the space to pursue your ideas
  • a centrally located office in Munich and an office near the beach in Porto
  • support with visa application
  • 28 paid vacation days + special paid leave
  • the option to take a sabbatical after 3 years with InterNations
  • part-time work contracts possible
  • Albatross Membership for team members and their partners
  • XING Premium membership
  • regular team events and trips. Last year we brought the whole company to Maresme in Spain
  • weekly team breakfast, coffee, fresh fruit, in-house yoga sessions, gym discounts (depending on location)
  • regular workshops, training sessions, cross-departmental projects & exchanges
  • annual internal hackathon and a culture fostering open-source contributions

At InterNations, you’ll be working in a friendly atmosphere geared to bring out your creativity and independence. With our flat organizational structure, you’ll have a lot of room to pursue your own ideas. If you’re a working parent, you’ll find the flexibility you need to support your work-life balance. Start your work week off on the right foot with a weekly team breakfast and get your creative juices going with a free flow of coffee. When inspiration strikes, bounce around new ideas over a game of table football. And as we value building strong connections between our team members, you can look forward to a regular lunch lottery, language tandems, and an annual team-building activity.

HR Contact

Christa Fellner
Human Resources