2013 Summer Internship - Public Information
Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland - Cleveland, OH

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Our People Make the Difference The Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland is part of the nations central bank. Weve provided many opportunities for professional growth during our history. For thirteen years in a row, weve been named One of Northeast Ohios Best Places to Work by North Coast 99. This prestigious award honors organizations with outstanding employment practices, including compensation, benefits, training, recruitment, retention, community services, and employee communications. At our state-of-the-art Cleveland Office we are seeking innovative thinkers with vision to build the framework that will carry the Bank into the future. Join our team! Summer 2013 Intern Public Information

Public Information creates external communications strategies/ programs, including media relations, the speakers bureau, and develops messaging for the Banks stakeholders and the wider public.

The successful candidate will work with the Public Information team on all aspects of pitching national and regional media proposals, respond to media inquiries, work on social media components of the Bank's outreach effort, participate with events promotion, and draft communications for internal and external audiences. The successful candidate will participate in the Banks Intern Expo, creating a display containing information about their intern experience in the Public Information department. May also complete special projects as assigned.Requirements:

Currently a Sophomore or Junior pursuing a Bachelor's degree in Journalism, Media Relations, or Public Affairs.
Strong writing and interpersonal skills are required. Knowledge of how journalists work is desirable.
A strong understanding of social media is essential; specifically knowledge of Twitter, Facebook, and reaching influential bloggers.
Must have experience with Microsoft Office products.
Ability to work in a deadline driven environment and have ability to multitask.
Problem Solving Skills: 1) Interpersonal communication: Requires communicating well with people at different levels, frequently sharing information with others while listening to and understanding their points of view. 2) Logical analysis: Requires thinking through and solving problems step by step, often looking beyond the obvious solution to a problem and digging deeper for the best solution.

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