This internship opportunity is perfect for a smart, organized, solutions-oriented and adaptable individual. A person who is comfortable working in a fast-paced and ever-changing environment, and looking to grow his/her career in health communications marketing. We are looking for a candidate with:
High energy and enthusiasm with a strong commitment to exceeding client expectations
Interest, flexibility and openness to work on a variety of clients – from NGOs, to patient groups, and pharmaceutical and wellness organizations
Ability to learn quickly: a self-starter who also works well as part of a team
Exceptional interpersonal skills and the ability to effectively build relationships with peers, clients and other stakeholder partners
Solid time management and organizational skills
At Edelman, no two days are the same. You might be helping behind the scenes at a fashion show to raise awareness about osteoporosis or pitching media to sleep in The World’s Most Uncomfortable Bed to create empathy for atopic dermatitis. We thrive in this environment and want you to as well.
As an intern on our Health team, you will get to dive right in to diverse client work. The emphasis will be on developing the skills and knowledge you need to become an accomplished Account Executive. As a member of this team, you will acquire hands-on experience and exposure to areas such as media relations, content development, strategic planning, project management, client relations, new business research and more. You will also be given real-time feedback in a positive team-oriented environment.
As an entrepreneurial firm, Edelman seeks candidates who are eager to learn about our business and interested in working in a challenging and stimulating environment, that is also fun. We are seeking strategic thinkers with excellent oral and written communication skills, intellectual curiosity, and a firm commitment to quality.
Skills and Experience:
Post-graduate degree or diploma in marketing, public relations or Communications
Excellent communication skills: both written and verbal
Project management skills with a strong focus on attention to detail
Flexibility and ability to prioritize
Proficiency in Microsoft Word and PowerPoint is a must
Should you be interested in applying for this role, please send your résumé and cover. Only those candidates short listed for an interview will be contacted. Thank you for your interest in working with Edelman Canada.
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