Westbound is always looking for the next generation of rockstar team members
Looking for the internship experience that places a high priority on learning the craft? Westbound interns have helped promote clean air, encourage kids to eat healthier, get local residents prepared for disaster, save the ocean, educate the public about new freeway projects and even inspire holiday shoppers to believe in Santa Claus again.
At Westbound, we strive to build the next generation of leaders by creating unique opportunities for talented, high-achieving, responsible and bright students to grow personally and professionally in the public relations and marketing industry. Our highly competitive internship program provides hands-on agency experience with a wide variety of client projects.
The ideal candidate will have a strong academic record, campus leadership, excellent writing skills, previous intern experience and involvement in PRSSA. We seek juniors and seniors, recent graduates or graduate students from accredited colleges or universities. Public relations, communication and business majors are preferred. Candidates must be available for a minimum of 20 hours per week and be proficient with Microsoft Office and Internet research.
Write and edit social media posts, web and digital content, media alerts and releases and more:
FOR MORE INFORMATION
View our internship flyer or contact one of our internship coordinators below. If you would like to be considered for an internship, please fill out the internship contact form and we will get back to you promptly.
“Interning at Westbound Communications was the one of the best decisions I made for my professional career. At Westbound, interns work hard and learn every day. I was introduced to the agency life and was able to strengthen my writing skills, think critically and work efficiently to meet the needs of the clients. The Westbound team cares about their interns and creates a learning experience that cannot be found elsewhere.”
– Katrina Presto, former Westbound intern
“Westbound Communications is the kind of agency where interns go to become professionals. The combination of experienced practitioners and excellent teachers make Westbound the perfect place to grow professionally and learn the ropes of agency life. In my experience at Westbound, I was able to work with my colleagues to improve my writing, pitching and organizational skills. The talented Westbound staff truly make their interns feel like a part of the team, offering involvement in a number of agency initiatives. Westbound interns should expect to stay busy, learn daily and leave their internship more prepared for the professional world of public relations than when they started.”
– Alexis Linn, former Westbound intern
“Westbound’s diligence, professionalism, and expertise are just a few of the reasons our organization relies on their services. They are a true partner and one we’ll have for many years.”
“The Westbound Communications team goes to extreme measures to genuinely understand the tiniest of details of their clients’ concerns and the communities in which they work.”
“Westbound works hard to understand and acknowledge the needs of their client and their client’s core constituencies. They are doing an outstanding job of bringing the ReadyOC campaign to life and increasing emergency preparedness.”
“Westbound is an exceptional, responsive partner that has helped the brands I’ve managed by delivering sound strategy and significantly expanding our community and media presence.”
“Westbound is a great partner for us. Our organization moves at light speed, and they’re always right there with us. They represent the pinnacle of where service excellence and strategy come together.”