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Hill + Knowlton Strategies, Public Relations Spring Fellowship, Application Deadline BTT Gateway Job ID 11248

Wed, December 16, 2015

Hill+Knowlton Strategies Fellowship Program 

Hill+Knowlton Strategies is seeking a Spring Fellow to support the Corporate Advisory Practice in our dynamic Austin, TX office. This is a formal fellowship designed to introduce you to the day-to-day business of a strategic communications firm and to help you further develop essential strategic planning, research and media skills. The Fellowship is merely step one toward what will become a fulfilling career for many. 

Fellows will be assigned to work with a mid-level liaison on their respective team. 

We require immediate and full-time availability throughout the 6 month term (minimum 40 hours per week) starting in January 2016. Part-time availability not permitted. 

Qualifications: 
•Recent college graduates studying Communications, Public Affairs, Public Relations, Journalism, Media Studies or related; Graduate degree in related field a plus 
•Previous corporate communications and/or research based internship experience (agency experience a plus) 
•Strong research skills with the ability to analyze and summarize findings 
•Excellent writer with knowledge of AP style guidelines 
•Social media savvy 
•Organized, poised, personable team player able to think on your feet 
•Energetic problem solver with excellent multitasking skills 
•Creative design skills also a plus (PowerPoint, Adobe Suite, etc.) 



Compensation: 

$15/hour + overtime eligible (+40 hours/week) 

Application Instructions: 

If you meet the above qualifications, please send your resume and cover letter with availability date. If there is an opportunity to interview, a member of the talent acquisition team will be in contact with you. Due to the large number of applicants we receive, we ask that you please do not call the office or follow-up on the status of your application. Thank you for your interest in H+K Strategies and we hope to connect with you soon! 

About Hill+Knowlton Strategies: 

H+K Strategies offers senior counsel, insightful research and strategic communications planning throughout the world. We have over 86 offices around the globe, and our clients represent 64 of Interbrand's 2014 Top 100 Global Brands. 50 percent of global Fortune 500 companies have chosen to work with our firm, and our relationship with WPP - one of the world's largest communications groups - gives us an unmatched worldwide presence. 

Our firm has been in the wisdom business for more than 80 years, and our world-class teams of trusted advisors and creative experts have a wealth of experience in strengthening brands, reputations and bottom lines. Our teams collaborate across time zones, languages and cultures to engage in public conversations that help clients make solid decisions and craft compelling messages. 

Hill+Knowlton Strategies is an equal employment employer and is committed to providing employment opportunities to minorities, females, veterans, and disabled individuals.

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