Healthcare Public Relations Internship, San Francisco, USA

Publish Date: Dec 18, 2015

Healthcare Public Relations Internship, San Francisco

FleishmanHillard San Francisco has an immediate opening for a Healthcare Public Relations intern to work in our downtown office, which is located in the heart of San Francisco. This position offers the opportunity to work with the winner of PRWeek’s Large Agency of the Year 2014 and Best Places to Work 2013, and a team of public relations counselors serving a wide roster of internationally recognized companies.  As one of our San Francisco interns, you will have the opportunity to learn and have exposure to the full gamut of public relations services including competitive and industry research and analysis, the development of media lists, an introduction to writing client press releases, social media management and event planning. To see some of our past award-winning work, go to our website.


Although this is a full-time internship, recent college graduates are preferred - candidates with one to two years of work experience will be considered. Successful applicants will possess:

  • Excellent research, writing and organization skills
  • Highly motivated and able to work easily in both large team environments or independently
  • Hands-on experience with media-related assignments and interactions
  • Experience with CisionPoint for media list database creation
  • Prior internship experience at a public relations firm or corporate communications department
  • Comfortable working under tight deadlines
  • A bachelor's degree in public relations, communications, journalism, or related fields

Work Schedule

This is a 3 month, full-time, paid position, with the opportunity for extension for a candidate that fits.

Deadline for submissions for Fall/Winter internship: Rolling

Please do not contact the San Francisco office directly.  Only candidates who apply through FleishmanHillard’s website will be considered.

About FleishmanHillard

FleishmanHillard is the world’s most complete global communications firm, specializing in public relations, public affairs, marketing, paid media, and transmedia and social content. FleishmanHillard delivers on The power of true, reflecting the firm’s high values and unique ability to guide clients through a world demanding unprecedented authenticity and transparency. FleishmanHillard was named “Standout Agency” on Advertising Age’s 2013 A-List; NAFE’s “Top 50 Companies for Executive Women” for 2010-2013; Advertising Age’s 2012 “Best Places to Work”; and The Holmes Report’s 2012 Global “Public Affairs Agency of the Year.” The firm’s award-winning work is widely heralded, including at the Cannes International Festival of Creativity. FleishmanHillard is part of Diversified Agency Services, a division of Omnicom Group Inc., and has more than 80 offices in 29 countries, plus affiliates in 42 countries. Visit us at 

Diversified Agency Services (DAS), a division of Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE:OMC) (, manages Omnicom’s holdings in a variety of marketing communications disciplines. DAS includes over 200 companies, which operate through a combination of networks and regional organizations, serving international and local clients through more than 700 offices in 71 countries.

Omnicom Group Inc. ( is a leading global marketing and corporate communications company. Omnicom’s branded networks and numerous specialty firms provide advertising, strategic media planning and buying, digital and interactive marketing, direct and promotional marketing, public relations and other specialty communications services to over 5,000 clients in more than 100 countries.

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 San Francisco internship opportunities or completing an application, please call 314-982-6283 or email the San Francisco Intern Coordinator.


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