Public Relations Intern (Winter), Detroit

Position Overview and Responsibilities

Considering a career in integrated communications? If so, consider an internship at FleishmanHillard Detroit. We are looking for qualified candidates to work hand-in-hand with some of the very best professionals in the industry on both global and local brands.

We are looking for individuals who have excellent writing skills, are passionate about communications and eager to learn. The FleishmanHillard experience provides the opportunity to grow personally and professionally through exposure to client service and the inner workings of a global, integrated communications firm. Interns have the opportunity to be a part of the account staff teams and assist with traditional media campaigns, developing media materials, social media management, conducting research and other account-related activities.

Interns will support the following communications functions:

  • Media Relations
  • Community Relations
  • Digital and Social Media


Qualified candidates will be college juniors, seniors or graduates with public relations, journalism, communication or related degrees who are available full time. Basic job requirements include excellent written and oral communications skills, an innate curiosity, and desire to learn in a fast-paced and ever-changing environment. All candidates must also be self-starters who exhibit a desire and motivation to learn and the ability to work as part of a team. 

The internship is a paid, full-time position requiring a commitment of at least 12 weeks. The internship will run January 12 - April 14, 2017. College credit can also be earned through this internship.

Ideal candidates will have previous related experience.

Interested candidates must attach the following items to their online application upon submission:

  • Resume and cover letter
  • At least 2-3 writing samples
  • Transcript
  • Letter of recommendation

About FleishmanHillard

FleishmanHillard specializes in public relations, reputation management, public affairs, brand marketing, digital strategy, social engagement and content strategy. FleishmanHillard was named PRWeek’s 2014 Global Agency of the Year, “Standout Agency” on Advertising Age’s 2013 A-List; NAFE’s “Top 50 Companies for Executive Women” for 2010-2016; and among PRWeek’s 2013 “Best Places to Work.” The firm’s award-winning work is widely heralded, including at the Cannes International Festival of Creativity. FleishmanHillard is part of Omnicom Public Relations Group, a division of Omnicom Group Inc., and has more than 85 offices in 30 countries, plus affiliates in 43 countries. Visit us at

About Omnicom Public Relations Group

Omnicom Public Relations Group is a global collective of three of the top global public relations agencies worldwide and eight specialist agencies in public affairs, marketing to women, fashion, global health strategy and corporate social responsibility. It encompasses more than 6,000 public relations professionals in more than 330 offices worldwide who provide their expertise to companies, government agencies, NGOs and nonprofits across a wide range of industries. Omnicom Public Relations Group delivers for clients through a relentless focus on talent, continuous pursuit of innovation and a culture steeped in collaboration. Omnicom Public Relations Group is part of the DAS Group of Companies, a division of Omnicom Group Inc. that includes more than 200 companies in a wide range of marketing disciplines including advertising, public relations, healthcare, customer relationship management, events, promotional marketing, branding and research.

FleishmanHillard is committed to equal employment opportunity and affirmative action. FleishmanHillard does not discriminate in any aspect of employment on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, age, veteran status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local employment discrimination laws where FleishmanHillard does business. Our policy is to employ, advance, and reasonably accommodate all qualified employees and applicants.

If you need assistance reviewing career opportunities or completing an application, please call 314-982-6283 or email our careers team.

Please do not contact the office directly to apply – only resumes submitted through this website will be considered.

  • Job ID: 2469
  • Location: Detroit
  • No. of Positions: 1
  • Experience: 0-1 years