Publicist/Public Relations Intern

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Robust Entertainment, Inc.
 Virtual
Company Location: Los Angeles, CA
Application Deadline: Available Year-round
Position: 8 Part-time, Unpaid

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Description

We are an entertainment company that specializes in the entertainment industry, fashion and lifestyle. We are looking for awesome Public Relation interns to join our team. Several positions including manager positions. Potential to turn into permanent positions.

Responsibilities

The intern will receive hands-on experience, as well as the direct contact with the company’s owner. They will be exposed to many different areas of public relations. The intern will not only be doing research, but will participate in writing pitches, company bios, and will be exposed to real-life PR circumstances when it comes to client relations. The intern will be asked to sit in on client conference calls to observe, will be shown AP style for writing press releases and will be shown how to develop a media strategy from being to end. In addition, the intern will see how to implement a media strategy after gaining new clients, developing messaging, talking points, and how to facilitate a media interview. In addition, the intern will be exposed to various elements of PR which include speaking opportunities for clients, award submissions, conferences, etc. 
The opportunities for learning in this position are endless.

Under supervision of the company’s owner, the intern will be doing market research as well as creating media contact lists. They will also be helping with pitches as well as getting first-hand knowledge on press releases and how to deal one-on-one with clients.

Requirements

Qualifications:
* Public Relations, Advertising, Communications or Marketing majors or minors (preferred).
* Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications (Excel expert is a plus)
* Excellent writing, proofreading and editing skills. AP Style knowledge is a plus.
* Basic media relations experience is preferable, i.e., knowledge in building media lists, gathering editorial calendars, identifying media opportunities, media pitching, etc.
* Skilled multi-tasker.
* Proven interpersonal and communications skills.
* Well-organized and detail-oriented.
* Willing to step up to a challenge, with a can-do attitude.
* Ability to take initiative.
* School credit.

Hours: Flexible – looking for a minimum of 10 -20 hours per week (Virtual/Remote and on location).

Interested candidates should be sure to include the following to apply:

Send a sample of your work to 1entertainmentcompanypositions@gmail.com

Your application will not be considered without the following:

A few short paragraphs explaining why you'd be a good fit for this particular position, pasted into the
body of an email. No formal cover letters, please.
A resume (you can attach this).
Links to your social media accounts, such as a Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, Tumblr, Pinterest, or personal blog.

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