PR Intern

STIR Advertising & Integrated Messaging

STIR is a fully integrated marketing agency based in Milwaukee’s Walker’s Point neighborhood. We produce disruptive, creative campaigns that positively change the fortunes of companies.

We offer various services to help our clients thrive in their competitive space, including digital development, media buying, creative design, social media, public relations, influencer marketing and inbound marketing. We care deeply about establishing and maintaining meaningful client relationships and encourage collaboration throughout the strategic and creative process.

Position Details

PR Intern
Southeast Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WI

STIR Advertising & Integrated Messaging (STIR) is looking for a detailed and energetic public relations enthusiast to serve as our paid, part-time Public Relations Intern. The newest member of our public relations team will work in-person at our office in Milwaukee’s Walker’s Point neighborhood.

The Public Relations Intern will enjoy playing a key role in content development, client reporting and media pitching on a variety of client accounts.


  • Interested in earned media and has a knack for finding the newsworthy hook to every client story
  • Strong writing foundation
  • Driven by details and has a firm understanding of grammar and AP Style
  • Friendly and outgoing personality
  • Inquisitive in nature
  • Extremely organized and detail-oriented

Day-to-day responsibilities:

  • Draft press releases, blog posts, media pitches and byline articles
  • Manage media lists and coverage monitoring
  • Assist with earned media reporting by managing client earned media trackers
  • Actively participate in company-wide brainstorms, meetings and discussions
  • Research and help identify news hooks and the right reporters to share client news with
  • Attend media shoots and build relationships with local reporters
  • Friendly and outgoing personality
  • Team player
  • Inquisitive integrity
  • Extremely organized and detail-oriented
  • Interest in current events and news
  • Able to deliver error-free documents on or ahead of deadline
  • Junior or Senior in Public Relations/Marketing/Journalism

If you are passionate about the public relations and communications industry and have had at least one industry internship, we encourage you to apply! We look forward to chatting with you to determine if you could be a great fit. Applications must include writing samples.

This is a paid internship.

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