Interns Needed for Boutique Indie Music PR CompanyBookmark This
DescriptionWe are a boutique music PR agency handling indie music clients. We are looking for capable, intelligent interns who are interested in learning all aspects of public relations.
Ideal candidates would have an understanding of the alternative music industry including blogs and publications, important and influential bands, venues and locales of interest in NYC and a general outlay of emerging music business models.
Experience is not necessary but technical proficiency with photo, video and internet technologies and a personable demeanor are important.
We offer unpaid internships (with paid lunch and travel) for short-term and summer interns with the option of signing on for a paid internship after 100 hours of work completed. We are also interested in hiring candidates who demonstrate extraordinary motivation and aptitude as part-time or full-time associates within the company.
ResponsibilitiesDirect contact with music directors at radio stations
Handling all aspects of mail-outs and follow-up
Writing reports for clients
Event planning and support
Basic design and visual/audio editing
RequirementsExperience with practical computer technologies -- PhotoShop, Dreamweaver, Excel, FileMaker, etc.
Strong written and personal communication skills
Understanding of the indie music scene, especially in NYC