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Corporate Communications and Public Affairs Intern – PPG

At PPG, we work every day to develop and deliver the paints, coatings and materials that our customers have trusted for more than 130 years. Through dedication and creativity, we solve our customers’ biggest challenges, collaborating closely to find the right path forward. With headquarters in Pittsburgh, PPG is a Fortune 200 company that operates and innovates in more than 70 countries.

We are seeking a highly motivated, energetic and creative candidate for our 2016 Fall internship. As a member of PPG’s Corporate and Government Affairs team, you will work with our team in a fast-paced environment at the company’s global headquarters in the heart of Pittsburgh. You will have the opportunity to gain important experience in working with the team that oversees corporate reputation management activities and brand-building efforts, including internal and external communications, community affairs, advertising and marketing, and social media engagement.

The right candidate will be eager to expand their knowledge and skill set with hands-on experience working with an integrated group of professionals. This is a paid internship.


Under supervision of the Corporate and Government Affairs team, this position will assist in a wide range of activities including:

  • Preparing written materials (press releases, FAQ sheets, letters, memos, etc.)
  • Writing and organizing content for the company’s internal communications channels
  • Closely monitoring media coverage and compiling reports
  • Compiling media lists and distributing news releases
  • Assisting with social media campaigns
  • Assist in production of events
  • Helping with community engagement activities
  • Collaborating with other team members on various projects as needed
  • Administrative duties as necessary


  • Motivated, responsible, self-starter
  • Ability to work quickly and efficiently
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Creative and resourceful
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Possess general office administrative skills
  • Excellent writing, research, and communication skills. Knowledge of Associated Press style.
  • Proficient with PowerPoint, Excel, Word
  • Familiarity with and understanding of best practices for Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and other social media platforms
  • Comfortable talking on the phone with media, colleagues, community stakeholders, and vendors
  • Familiarity with media database tools a plus, but not required
  • Photoshop/design skills a plus, but not required
  • Strong writing, editing and proof-reading skills
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and projects on tight deadlines while maintaining top quality deliverables; ability to be flexible in a fast-paced environment

Please send resume to:

Larry R. O’Reilly
Sr. Manager, Employee Communications
Corporate & Government Affairs

One PPG Place, 36th Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15272
T: (412) 434-2540
E: oreilly@ppg.com


Marketing/Promotion Assoc.

Cornerstone Network currently has the position of Marketing/Promotion Associate open. This is a full time position!

Please send your resume to Deb Goodman by June 7, 2017 to dgoodman@ctvn.org

Cognitive Behavior Institute Internship

Internship with the Cognitive Behavior Institute

DATE:   05/01/2016

LOCATION:   Cranberry Twp., PA

SUPERVISOR: Dr. Kevin Caridad



The Cognitive Behavior Institute is a mental health outpatient clinic based in Cranberry Twp. Pennsylvania. (About 25 minutes north from University of Pittsburgh). We provide Cognitive Behavior Therapy to a diverse population of clients from the area who present with a wide-variety of DSM-V recognized psychopathologies. Our business is growing, and as an intern at CBI you will be given an eclectic array of opportunities to broaden your skills and discover new talents in business and media. Looking for an intern who is not afraid to be creative and innovative.


    • Design and manage social media networks (Facebook, Twitter, etc.)
    • Manage/Post blogs
    • Organize public events
    • Create and manage video series of CBI related topics
    • Manage and promote media-related networks (YouTube, etc.)


  • Self-directed and Motivated
  • Skilled in Microsoft Office
  • Good Communication and Writing Skills
  • Takes Ownership of Projects
  • Working with a Team

Contact Via phone or email for further information


Kevin Caridad LCSW, PhD

ACT Diplomate


NASW SouthWest Division Chair


University of Pittsburgh Adjunct Faculty

Graduate School of Social Work


Cognitive Behavior Institute

National Social Anxiety Center Clinic


125 Emeryville drive

Suite 230

Cranberry Twp PA 16066


O 724 609 5002

F  724 299 8964

M 724 814 9708





Visit Pittsburgh Sports Marketing — Paid!

2016 Summer Sports Development Department Internship


VisitPITTSBURGH is the official tourism promotion agency for Allegheny County. The 501(c)(6) non-profit, membership organization is dedicated to generating convention, trade show and leisure travel business for the Pittsburgh region. The Sports Marketing Intern assists SportsPITTSBURGH, the sports marketing division of VisitPITTSBURGH, and reports to the Sports Marketing Manager.

The Sports Marketing Intern provides experience with public relations, communications and event marketing.

Hours /Compensation: 35 hours/5 days, per week, preferred; $20 daily stipend

2016 Work Schedule: May 9 – September 2 (there is some flexibility with dates)

Public Relations/Communications

  • Develop and implement public relations plan for 2016 summer events
  • Activate and monitor social media plan for SportsPITTSBURGH
  • Update website content including calendar of events
  • Develop content for digital newsletter and blog

Event Marketing

  • Assist with client event planning and follow-up
  • Provide on-site assistance, as needed, at hosted events
  • Manage event specific projects, as assigned
  • Propose specific activities to engage client base

Requirements/ Skills:

  • Ability to develop creative social media and public relations campaigns
  • Detail oriented, organized, a self-starter and able to adhere to deadlines
  • Advanced communication and writing skills
  • Working knowledge of digital marketing and social media best practices
  • Proficiency in Microsoft office
  • Ability to navigate social media aggregators
  • College upperclassman or graduate student is preferred

How to Apply: E-mail a cover letter of interest, resume and one writing sample to miranda.peto@visitpittsburgh.com, before the March 18, 2016 deadline. No phone calls, please.

VisitPITTSBURGH is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Junior Achievement Work-Study Job

Junior Achievement is looking for a work-study student to help with marketing and event planning! Please see the attached .pdf for more information.Events & Marketing Work Study. 2016