Public Relations/Media Intern

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MUIPR
 Virtual
Company Location: New York, NY
Application Deadline: Available Year-round
Position: 2 Part-time, Unpaid

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Description

MUIPR is a boutique public relations agency for mainstream and pan-african markets; MUIPR newly launched a news publishing business with stories on topics across PR, music and entertainment, innovation and technology, art and design, fashion, living healthy, women’s issues, and culture.

We’re seeking a hardworking and determined PR/Media intern who is ready to learn about the public relations and news publishing industry.

Responsibilities

1. Write short editorial content for the brand (either its publishing and/or its pr business), develop and manage social media campaigns to increase exposure and, assist with press releases and other marketing materials for the brand;

2. Update social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram with new PR content as well as content from the news publication daily;

3. Pitching, developing and establishing new relationships with media, specifically those in who have a social media presence, including but not limited to bloggers;

4. Updating media lists and distributing press releases;

5. Other general assignments working closely with MUIPR editors and writers


Contact: To apply, please email your resume to info@muipr.com.
*Subject line should read: MUIPR “PR/ Media Intern”.

Requirements

Ideal Profile:
1. Academic: currently studying or have recently finished studying PR, Marketing, Journalism, Business Administration, Social Media, Communications or similar.

2. Practical: have some experience and/or high affinity for PR, Writing, Marketing based on a previous internship or due to own projects (e.g. your own blog or homepage, etc.).

3. Work Ethic: ability to plan and execute projects independently, goal-orientated, a quick learner and flexible.

4. Interpersonal: strong communication skills, enjoy interacting with different people, a resilient spirit and a willingness to push forward to defy the odds;

5. Other: must be available for a minimum of 12-15 hours per week. Well versed in MS Office, especially Word and Excel. Experience with wordpress is a definite plus, but not mandatory.


Interested candidates must be prepared to provide references and/or a sample of their media/writing abilities.

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