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theoryX Public Relations
E 6th Ave and Steele St
DescriptionLooking to break into the business side of the electronic dance music industry? Well here’s your chance! theoryX is a boutique public relations agency looking for an intern who’s passionate about dance music and willing to give their all when it comes to promoting our roster of clients.
The benefits you can gain from this internship are endless, providing you with networking opportunities with some of the biggest and best in the industry. The internship will start October 6 and last until the end of Fall term. You will have the option to work from home or in our office ten hours a week.
We work in a fast-paced environment handling multiple projects simultaneously, so the ability to work under the constant pressure of deadlines is a must. Only candidates with a proven track record of working professionally in a nightlife environment will be considered. We are looking for interns who will take this opportunity seriously and are not doing it just to party with the DJs.
ResponsibilitiesResearching/updating media contact lists
Updating media clippings for company and clients
Drafting press releases
Research and outreach to potential clients
Contribution of creative ideas for promotion campaigns
Organization of media related events including but not limited to interviews, meet and greets, press conferences, etc.
Assisting with daily office tasks
Posting information to social media pages (Facebook, Twitter, etc.)
RequirementsMUST have previous writing experience with press releases, blogs, newspaper articles, etc
MUST be proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, Google Docs ; Quark XPress, Dreamweaver and Photoshop a plus
MUST be available to work in office or from home at least 10 hours per week
MUST be available some nights and weekends
MUST have a solid knowledge & usage of key social media platforms
MUST be willing to sign a confidentiality agreement and non-compete clause
Knowledge and passion for EDM is a major plus!
Please submit resume with at least two references and two writing samples to firstname.lastname@example.org. Let us know who your favorite music artists are and why.