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Community & Public Relations Intern

Logo of UPS


26d ago

🚀 Off-cycle Internship

San Diego

🤑 $52K

AI generated summary

  • You need public relations skills, ability to manage multiple projects, strong communication skills, undergraduate education in related field, experience with Microsoft Office, critical thinking, interest in charitable causes, U.S. citizenship or work authorization, San Diego location, college junior, senior, or recent graduate, and ability to work in-person at headquarters.
  • You will assist with writing and publishing content, correspond with franchise network, research PR tactics, provide website content, support CSR charities, and analyze data for Marketing campaigns.

Off-cycle Internship

Marketing, Media & JournalismSan Diego


  • The UPS Store, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of UPS, is the world's largest franchisor of retail shipping, postal, printing and business service centers. The UPS Store has more than 5,200 independently owned locations in the U.S. and Canada. If you're looking for an exciting and dynamic internship opportunity in public relations, we want to hear from you!
  • The Community & Public Relations Intern will have the opportunity to work within a large organization and learn how Community Relations and Public Relations works with other teams within the Marketing department. This role will support internal work for The UPS Store franchisees as well as external-facing content for customers. Expect a fast-paced environment, collaborative work, and pride in brand awareness.


  • Knowledge of public relations skills, including writing press releases, responding to media queries, writing media pitches and public speaking
  • Ability to balance multiple projects and expectations, while meeting all deadlines
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to prioritize work as changes occur
  • Ability to professionally communicate verbally and in writing to a variety of audiences (internal, external, franchisee, etc.)
  • 2 years of undergraduate education in Public Relations, Marketing Communication, Digital Engagement and/or a related area of study – Preferred
  • Experience using Microsoft Office suite of products preferred (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook, etc.)
  • Ability to synthesize large amounts of information, think critically, ask questions, and provide creative ideas and feedback
  • Interested in supporting charitable causes
  • Basic Qualifications:
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen or National of the U.S., an alien lawfully admitted for permanent residence, or an alien authorized to work in the U.S. for this employer
  • Employer will not sponsor a visa for this or future positions
  • Must be currently located in San Diego, CA or willing to relocate yourself prior to beginning of internship period
  • Must be a rising college junior or senior, or recent graduate within the last 24 months
  • Must be able to professionally communicate verbally and in writing to a variety of audiences, on a variety of different platforms
  • Must be able to work in-person at The UPS Store, Inc., headquarters

Education requirements

Currently Studying
Third Year
Final Year

Area of Responsibilities

Media & Journalism


  • Assists with planning, writing, and publishing content intended for both the franchisee and external customer audience
  • Corresponds with the franchise network on general PR and community relations questions
  • Educates the franchise network about new and current PR support tools and content available for use on the franchisee intranet
  • Assists with writing franchisee and customer stories, conducting interviews and preparing editorial content for external release
  • Research new PR tactics and competitor trends using informal and formal research techniques
  • Provides technology marketing with updated content for company website
  • Participates in Community Relations work supporting Corporate Social Responsibility charities
  • Helps with special projects, as needed
  • Performs analysis of key data and interprets findings for larger Marketing campaigns


Work type

Full time

Work mode



San Diego


52000 USD