PR Intern, HowAboutWeBookmark This
20 Jay Street
DescriptionWho We Are:
HowAboutWe is the modern love company. We help people fall in love and stay in love.
We're a well-funded ($18.5mm), rapidly-growing startup with headquarters in Brooklyn, NY. We build beautiful, efficient products that transform people’s lives. You can read more about us here.
We have three main products:
-HowAboutWe Dating is the offline dating site. Our members start with the words “How about we...” then describe the date they’d like to go on (i.e. “How about we... have dinner at this cool rooftop restaurant I know.”).
-HowAboutWe for Couples makes it easy for people in relationships to have meaningful, shared experiences together. Members enjoy access to an exclusive DateBook — a curated catalogue of HowAboutWe Dates, hand-picked for their quality and originality. They simply choose the dates they like… and go.
-The Date Report provides engaging, entertaining and enlightening content about dating and relationships. It’s the home of all content-oriented initiatives carried out by the HowAboutWe brand.
We’re looking for a media-savvy and news-obsessed Public Relations intern to support our bustling press team in positioning HowAboutWe as the leading authority on modern love.
The PR Intern will be responsible for:
-Supporting all HowAboutWe press initiatives, in league with the HowAboutWe press team
-Conducting research for press interviews, appearances and events
-Tracking and downloading print, web and broadcast mentions, and uploading them to the appropriate channels (DropBox, YouTube, Vimeo)
-Researching and building media lists for press outreach and campaigns
-Drafting press materials including pitches and press releases
-Maintaining press assets and updating internal and external company assets
-Managing travel & logistics for press-related events
-Scheduling interviews for established HowAboutWe spokespeople
-Anything and everything press & HowAboutWe related
RequirementsWho You Are:
-You’re constantly identifying new, innovative ways to share news stories and searching for opportunities in which we can initiate as well as contribute to existing media conversations.
-You love building new relationships with journalists and helping them create inspirational and creative content.
-You’re excited to work with the HowAboutWe team to build a company that transforms the way people find and sustain love in the modern world.
-You have off-the-charts ambition, are willing to take risks, and are motivated by the fast paced, ever-changing startup world.
-You do an exceptional job on any and all tasks, are highly organized, and detail-oriented. You’re self-motivated and can manage multiple workflows and prioritize your own time.
To apply please first check out our site and make sure you love our work and want to contribute to it. Then, please send a resume and cover letter to Ariana Anthony, Media Strategist at email@example.com