Praytell is a modern communications agency… and we’re shaking things up. Our perspective is this: social media and PR work best when they work together. Take that concept, root it in strategic and creative thinking, and what you have is a digital PR agency that’s doing things differently.


Public Relations Intern





Praytell is looking for a Public Relations intern to support the overall strategy and objectives for various clients from our Chicago office from January 7, 2020 to May 15, 2020. This is a full-time, non-exempt position.

We’re equally committed to our amazing client partners (partners being the key word), weird and wonderful employees (especially our interns) and community. Everyday, we come to work excited to service a broad range of industries (from beer to tech) with a diverse spectrum of services from media relations to creative big ideas to paid and analytics. We’re proud to say we have a few badges of honor, including PRWeek’s Best Places to Work (five years running) and two-time Agency of the Year – NBD.

We take the responsibility of caring for our employees seriously and are an equal opportunity employer. We welcome all human people at our company and do not discriminate. Period. All qualified applicants will receive consideration in accordance with federal law requirements, and because it’s the right thing to do. We also comply with the applicable state and local law governing non-discrimination in employment in every single one of our locations. And we prohibit any form of workplace harassment based on any protected class, because duh.


As a Public Relations Intern, you will be:

  • Tracking media coverage, and supporting monthly and campaign reports
  • Assisting with pitch packages including a first pass at drafting pitches and media lists
  • Researching influencers, competitors, target audiences, news trends and other relevant information that will help the team be smarter
  • Executing media mailers for clients by managing logistics and sharing updates
  • Attending, setting up, and taking notes during internal weekly meetings, client status meetings, brainstorms and more

About You

Flexible and Adaptable: You are willing to do whatever it takes to get the job done! You understand that you may be required to work irregular hours as dictated by client deliverables. You’re willing to jump in and help others no matter the task or level.

Collaborative Spirit: You’re a team player and understand how you can support your teammates. While you can work individually as well, you’re able to collaborate with your colleagues and peers to deliver the best work possible learning from those around you along the way.

Proactivity and Initiative: You’re excited to learn new skills and raise your hand for new projects. You’re curious and don’t hesitate to ask any questions. Read all about what a day in the life of a proactive intern is like here.

Ethics and Integrity: You approach all work ethically and honestly, setting an example for your colleagues. You do the right thing, even when it’s hard taking responsibility and being accountable for actions and apply these standards to those around you.

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