30 jobs in the PR and marketing world

A career in communications is often demanding, but that ambitious schedule means there’s little dull work. This week’s featured listing gives one PR newbie a unique internship opportunity.

PR pros are often regarded for their bravado and hard work.

Although the work can be taxing, that doesn’t mean jobs in PR aren’t exciting.

The Bureau of Labor Statistics says the number of employed public relations specialists will reach 316,200 by 2020. As this number grows, the areas in which young PR pros can specialize will become more diverse and, probably, more interest-driven.

If celebrity gossip is your game, there are ample opportunities in the entertainment industry that focus on publicity. If you’re interested in governmental policy, there’s no shortage of public affairs positions—especially during a presidential election year.

If you have a thirst for creating great content and are a beer connoisseur, then consider a unique opportunity that’ll (ahem) tap that pair of proficiencies.

The World of Beer Inc. is hiring for its “Drink It Intern” program. These positions will focus on creating content through one-of-a-kind experiences and establishing strong connections in the brewery industry.

The ideal candidate will be adventurous, proficient in social media and a strong storyteller.

“The internship is about sharing beer and encounters from around the globe and down the street—the foundation the original WOB tavern was built on,” CEO Paul Avery said in a press release. Candidates must be at least 21 years old to apply.

Not the job for you? See what else we have in this week’s professional pickings:

SEO editor— Thrive Market (California)

Fashion and cosmetic brand marketing assistant— Live Marketing (Missouri)

Editor— Riot Games (Australia)

Public relations manager— Flipp (New York)

Social media marketing manager— Lava Lite (Illinois)

Brand marketing manager— Turtle Beach (California)

Director of marketing and circulation— Sundance Catalog (Utah)

Product marketing associate— GrubHub (New York)

Sports marketing manager—Allegiance (California)

Scriptwriter—New York magazine (New York)

Marketing assistant— Alpha Events (Ohio)

PR manager—Hays (United Kingdom)

Digital editor— Atlantic Media (Washington, D.C.)

Director of marketing— Spikeball Inc. (Illinois)

Associate video producer and editor— Callaway Golf (California)

Marketing and communications manager— Connecticut Humane Society (Connecticut)

Senior web content architect— American Express (New York)

Marketing project manager— Lift Brands (Minnesota)

Senior public relations officer— Glassdoor (United Kingdom)

Community editor— Network World (Massachusetts)

Marketing coordinator— Medsonway.com (India)

Media relations manager-Middle East— Netflix (Netherlands)

Editor— Nasdaq (Illinois)

Senior public relations coordinator— Kohl’s Department Stores (Wisconsin)

Brand marketing manager— The Honest Co. (China)

Content marketing production coordinator— Houzz (California)

Women’s initiatives coordinator—Minnesota Vikings Football (Minnesota)

Director of social media— Aetna (Connecticut)

Marketing assistant— Green Street Environmental (Maryland)

Editorial and marketing intern— Hachette Book Group (New York)

If you have a position you would like to see highlighted in this weekly jobs listing, please email me at clarel@ragan.com .

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