Outreach Intern


Posted: 03/31/2021

Who We’re Looking For – Outreach/Digital PR Intern

We know that top-tier media coverage and a great link profile doesn’t come easy.

So if you’re passionate about the latest link-building and digital PR tactics, want to learn more about the best ways to pitch journalists from world-class publications, and are ready to brainstorm and promote creative content ideas, we want to hear from you!

Candidates should have a strong interest in public relations and communications, with a specific focus on digital. Interns will work a regular workweek schedule (9 a.m. to 5 p.m.). Pay is $15/hour.

Are you ready to earn outstanding coverage and links? Send us your pitch.

What You’ll Do

  • Learn about the basics of Earned Media, with a focus on Outreach and Digital PR
  • Perform outreach to website owners, journalists, major media outlets, and more
  • Pitch and place content with top-tier publications via persuasive email communication and relationship building
  • Build outreach email lists for content promotion campaigns
  • Assist in brainstorming content with outreach and PR potential
  • Supervise and report progress to managers and clients
  • Improve site rankings and increase brand awareness through outreach and digital PR

What you Need

  • Outstanding written and spoken communication skills
  • Problem-solving skills with an attention to detail
  • Have a deep understanding of online communities
  • An innate sense of intellectual curiosity that drives your need to be constantly learning and taking on new challenges
  • Intrinsically motivated and goal-oriented
  • Ability to work well in a fast-paced team environment
  • A love for data analysis is a plus
  • Must be a Junior or Senior pursuing a degree in Communications, Public Relations, Marketing, Advertising, Business, Journalism, or a closely related field

More About Clearlink

Clearlink, a SYKES company, is an award-winning digital marketing, sales conversion, and technology company, headquartered in Salt Lake City. A trusted partner for Fortune 500 companies since 2003, Clearlink delivers intuitive and engaging experiences throughout the customer journey that connect consumers with the products and services they need. Clearlink’s people-focused culture has been recognized internationally for strong leadership, business growth, innovative employee initiatives, and corporate social responsibility.

We are a company that lives by CLEAR values: Create Community, Learn and Grow, Embrace Opportunity, Act Like an Owner, Respect Every Person. That means that when you come to work for Clearlink, you’ll be surrounded by people that care for each other, care about every person being able to be the most authentic version of themselves, and care about making the communities around them a better place. Clearlink is a place that will empower you to take true ownership of your career and provide all the support needed to help you turn challenges into opportunities to grow.

People have taken notice of all the phenomenal things happening here at Clearlink! Over the last couple of years, we’ve been recognized with dozens of awards, such as:

  • Utah Business Magazine’s SAMY Awards
  • Utah Business Magazine’s 40 Under 40 Awards
  • Utah Business Magazine’s 30 Women to Watch Awards
  • Utah Business Magazine’s 20 in Their 20s Awards
  • Utah Business Magazine’s Fast 50 Awards
  • Search Engine Land Awards, Best In-house SEO Team Finalist
  • PR Daily Digital PR Awards, Viral Campaign Award
  • PR Daily Digital PR Awards, Media Relations Campaign Award
  • Utah Diversity Connection, Large Business Diversity Award
  • The Stevie Awards, Achievements in Health and Wellness
  • The Stevie Awards, Achievements in Developing and Promoting Women in Business
  • The Stevie Awards, People-focused CEO of the Year
  • Utah Business Magazine’s CEO of the Year
  • Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces Award
  • Women Tech Council’s Shatter List


In addition to the competitive pay and a healthy work/life integration, Clearlink offers industry-leading benefits to support you both inside and outside of the workplace. Some of the benefits include:

  • An award-winning wellness program with a path to have 100% of healthcare premiums paid in full (over 80% of employees have 90%-100% of their premiums covered by Clearlink)
  • 401K matching, tuition reimbursement, dedicated budget for conferences and certifications training/certification opportunities
  • Annual Trip of a Lifetime winners from each department that get to choose anywhere in the world to visit, and everyone in the larger group of finalists get a consolation prize of a week in a tropical paradise like Hawaii, Jamaica, or Mexico
  • Paid maternity/paternity leave
  • Access to yoga, meditation, counseling, outdoor and wellness activities like mountain biking and paddle boarding, and much more

*Everyone is a part; no one is apart. Ours is a community for everyone. We embrace diversity in experience, identity, and perspective, not only to help each of us learn and grow, but also to expand the capabilities of our business.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment.

*COVID-19 Update
We offer a fully remote hiring process: this means all your interview steps will be completed via phone or video meeting. We also offer work from home, with the understanding that in the future tis role may transition to an in-office, onsite position in our Salt Lake City office. While our day-to-day approach has changed a bit during this time, our dedication to hiring the best talent in the industry and helping them to thrive both personally and professionally is stronger than ever.