Spain’s rich culture and rapidly-expanding economy make it one of Europe’s top destinations for those looking to gain professional experience. Internships in PR in Madrid offer exposure to one of Spain’s most vibrant business hubs, and a chance to make valuable connections in the field.
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Responsibilities at PR internships in Madrid may include:
- Drafting marketing content
- Managing social media calendars
- Coordinating with relevant media
- Writing blogs and press statements
- Attending strategy planning sessions
Internships in PR in Madrid
Here are just a few example roles our PR interns have taken on before:
Professional writing skills are essential for public relations professionals. Of course, that means a strong portfolio of work is required when it comes to landing a job. Interns draft and edit everything from press releases and company responses to blog posts, news articles, and social media content.
Press management is one of the key tasks most people think of in connection to public relations. For those who speak Spanish, internships in PR in Madrid often offer up the opportunity to liaise with local and international outlets and content creators, pitching executives for interviews and stories featuring company products or events.
Social Media Partnerships
The fields of PR and marketing are constantly evolving with advancements in technology and increasing consumer demand. Today, partnerships with social media influencers and other corporate accounts outline a very effective way of reaching new and wider audiences, to increase engagement. Interns may help filter potential partnerships, track post reach, and plan campaigns and giveaways.
Event planning is of course an entire industry in and of itself, but it’s also an important part of many public relations strategies. Interns may help coordinate both virtual and live events, including booking venues and testing technologies, ensuring attendance and publicity, and creating promotional content.
The PR Industry
PR internships in Madrid are a great way for students and young professionals to gain a broader understanding of the scope of the field, and to begin honing key skills and finding their niche. From social media strategy to branding, event planning, project management, and content creation, the opportunities for interns in the PR field are endless. Many PR professionals choose to work within a particular sector of the industry, such as healthcare PR, technology PR, or entertainment PR. Regardless of your area of interest, prior experience is the most important thing when it comes to landing a full-time role. Spain, as one of Europe’s largest countries, is home to global PR agencies and boutique firms alike, and is the perfect place to launch a career.
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“Sometimes when you’re looking for an internship it’s hard to find somewhere where you’re doing the actual work. If you don’t show up a day it doesn’t really affect anything but here you’re actually a part of a team where you can see the work you’ve done.“Katie Jones Skidmore College
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Learn more about our PR Internships in Madrid
Madrid is one of the most culturally rich, colorful, and vibrant cities in the world. Interns from around Spain and the globe will find themselves right at home in the Spanish capital, with access to incredible food, art, entertainment, and professional opportunities, all with the support of our local team. Learn more about our Madrid internship program here.
Applying for The Intern Group will accelerate your career. Through your application we will learn about you and your career goals to determine if you are a good candidate for our internship program. If accepted into our program we guarantee you an internship in your chosen career field.