Public Affairs Internship 2021
We are looking for someone to join our Public Affairs team for two weeks of work experience from September 2021. Successful applicants will get the chance to work on a number of flagship client accounts, including for some of the country’s most recognisable organisations (a full list of our clients can be found on the PRCA Public Affairs register). Our client base covers a broad range of sectors, including transport, built environment and sustainability.
The role will require an eye for detail, excellent political knowledge and an enthusiasm for political debate, as well as excellent written English, good judgement and a proactive mind set. A clear interest in and understanding of UK politics is essential. A professional telephone manner is also important in the role.
Join the UK’s best-connected agency, winner of this year’s Best Place to Work by PRWeek.
Daily tasks will involve:
- Monitoring of parliamentary and government departments
- Providing daily and weekly intelligence reports for our clients
- Drafting political briefing notes and parliamentary correspondence
- Attending and contributing to client meetings
- Organising client events and parliamentary receptions
- Supporting party conference programmes
- Contributing to our departmental marketing strategy and set-piece Grayling events
The work experience will be run remotely.
How can I apply?
If this sounds like a great opportunity for you, please send your CV along with a cover note detailing why you’d love to do your work experience with our Public Affairs team to email@example.com instead. If successful, you will be invited to attend a quick phone interview with one of our team members.
Please note: this internship is available to start from September 2021 onwards.
Grayling is an equal opportunities employer and encourages applications from all backgrounds. We highly value diversity at our company.
We are incredibly proud to have been selected as winner of PRWeek’s Best Places to Work. We hugely value our brilliant colleagues and work hard to provide the best possible working environment.