Public Relations AssistantBookmark This
1851 7th Street #5
Santa Monica, CA
DescriptionMelrose PR is a lifestyle Public Relations firm specializing in traditional PR as well as marketing and social media. We represent clients in fashion, accessories, fitness, food, travel, and luxury lifestyle. We are a high energy, fast-paced office and we are looking for fun interns that are serious about learning PR. There is a great opportunity for growth within the company as we are always looking for interns who make an impact and really think outside the box, as we hire full-time Jr. Account Executives based on performance.
Responsibilities-Write effective copy, excelling in correct spelling, punctuation, and grammar.
-Managing our Vocus PR database
-Writing press releases
-Updating company blog and social media platforms
-Pitching to the media
-Manage client clippings
-Prepare monthly reports for clients
-Administrative office duties including handling heavy phone volume, preparing documents, setting meetings, etc.
Requirements-Enthusiastic about PR and marketing, creative, and thoughtful when it comes to new ideas
-Able to initiate innovative ideas
-Knowledge of SMM- social media marketing
-Strong communications skills- as position will involve client interaction, event coordination, etc.
-Prefer challenges that involve communication, are people-oriented, promote networking and socializing, and include roles that call for imagination.
-Knowledge of HTML a plus but not necessary