Date Added: 10 June 2021
: 16 June 2021
Job Title: Intern
Working For: Mercury Public Affairs
Salary: £10.75 per hour
Length of Contract: Duration of 3 months, with the possibility of extension.
The London office of US-based public strategy firm, Mercury, is hiring an intern to join our team for a period of three months, with the possibility of extension.
Mercury is a high-stakes public strategy firm. We provide results for leading companies, advocacy groups, governments, political parties, NGOs, and prominent public figures. Our firm features exceptional, proven talent from media, business, government, and politics.
Mercury maintains an entrepreneurial culture and combines the quality of a boutique agency with a global reach.
The successful candidate will need to demonstrate excellent organisational, writing and research skills, professionalism, and a well-developed understanding of international affairs, politics and/or media. Working across various accounts, you will provide research, press monitoring, scheduling and admin support.
• Conduct press monitoring and analysis.
• Provide research to support client account teams
• Support the team with scheduling and admin.
• Other duties as required
• Strong written and verbal communication.
• Curiosity and passion for current affairs
• Attention to detail, reliability and follow-through.
• Ability to thrive in fast-paced, high-pressure scenarios.
Closing Date: 16 June 2021
Interested applicants must send their CV and cover letter to Miran Hassan by the closing date.
We are looking for a candidate to start as soon as possible. We may conduct interviews and offer the position to the right candidate before the closing date.
Due to the number of applicants, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.