Summer Communications Intern

Summer Communications Intern


Hill Impact

Arlington, VA

Are you known for your tenacity and grit? Do you thrive under deadline? Are you a creative, big-picture thinker? Do you enjoy diving into new projects after arming yourself with research? If these qualities fit you, we want you on our team. Hill Impact is a globally-recognized strategic communications and government relations firm with diverse clients, ranging from leaders in the aerospace and defense industry to prominent non-profits and marquee Fortune 500 companies. You’ll gain first-hand experience from the team as we flex our expertise in media relations, crisis, reputation, branding and public relations practices.

Apply now to jump into the fast-paced world of strategic communications and public relations by exploring thought leadership opportunities, composing meaningful content, pitching top media outlets and more.


  • Compile niche press lists
  • Conduct media and issues monitoring
  • Pitch local, trade and national media outlets including radio, print, broadcast and digital
  • Write press releases, social content, blog posts, memos and other collateral
  • Pull together press clips for weekly clip packet
  • Research, schedule and coordinate speaking engagements, appearances and other thought leadership initiatives


  • Flexible scheduling
  • Must be able to commit to a 20+ hours/week
  • Duration: May 20- Aug. 23 (can be modified around school start/end dates)
  • Office in Arlington located near the Clarendon Metro stop
  • Opportunities for remote work
  • For class credit / $8.00/hour

Email with your resume and tell us in 200 words why interning at Hill Impact will help you change the world. Please submit your application by April 30.