Public Relations Intern

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
  • Junior or Senior studying Marketing, Communications, or Journalism

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

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. Please send your resume and writing samples to

About STIR:

STIR is a Milwaukee-based integrated advertising and marketing communications firm located in Walker’s Point. The agency serves clients locally, nationally and globally with progressive business-to-business and business-to-consumer marketing communications campaigns. STIR specializes in integrating multiple marketing disciplines to generate innovative, insightful and effective communications. These disciplines include advertising, public relations, design, social marketing, digital/web development, research and marketing consulting work. STIR is widely recognized as one of the top creative agencies in southeastern Wisconsin.