Summer internship at boutique PR FirmBookmark This
New York, NY
DescriptionAre you pursuing a degree in PR, or the communications field? Are you looking to grow and learn PR? Then this may be the perfect internship for you! We are interviewing starting this week in office, Face Time interview possible if you are out of state. Internship starts May 12th or May 19th depending on when your classes finish. Please forward your resume. Linked in profiles and blog links welcome!
We are a great boutique PR Firm with a gorgeous office located in New York City with a talented team, fantastic roster of Lifestyle, Fashion, and Beauty clients, looking to hire a fantastic PR intern. Emphasis on BEAUTY PR.
This is an amazing opportunity to get your foot in the door to gain valuable hands on experience in an active Public Relations environment. Learn about product placement, how to create buzz, about promotions, provide team support. Seeking an enthusiastic, flexible, organized, dedicated quick learner with a "can do " attitude! Accuracy and thoroughness are especially important.
Summer internship is for 4 days minimum or (30 hrs minimum), and for 3 months. May - August. Normal internship hours available are M-TH 10am - 6pm, Fridays 10am - 2 pm. Students & recent graduates welcome! School credit support is possible, once approved by student’s professor that it fulfills intern’s school requirements, and upon completion of all necessary school documents. Interns will gain experience as well as skills that can be transferrable to any future employer.
Intern should be detail orientated, reliable, responsible, proactive, self-motivated, ORGANIZED, a quick learner, can take direction well, resourceful, articulate, considerate, personable, enthusiastic, drama free, Fashion savvy, flexible and willing to learn quickly.
You will be learning about the Public Relations industry in areas such as: events, product placements, clippings, send outs, pitching, magazines, inventory, product maintenance, list building, research, media highlights, updates, social media, errands, working with Cision, Burelles and more.
ResponsibilitiesIntern will have the opportunity to rotate areas to enhance their overall learning experience. Intern will gain training and experience in various areas including:
Events, research, product placements, social media, clippings, send outs, shipments, deliveries, messenger service, FedEx, Public Relations terminology, coordinating packages with account executives, gift bags, media alerts, mailers, drafting press releases and pitch letters, newspapers and magazines, inventory, news releases, research, media alerts, product maintenance, networking, blogs, understanding Public Relations from different perspectives (including consumer, client, publicist), monthly updates, shadowing teams, mailers, building and maintenance of media lists, stockroom organization, media highlights, monitoring all forms of media, product maintenance, identifying pitching opportunities, social media, working with industry programs and databases including Cision and BurellesLuce and learning how to identify pitching opportunities, competitive research, applicable research, monitoring current events, identify trends through newspapers, magazines, online media.
Requirements• Intern should be detail orientated, reliable, responsible, proactive, self-motivated, organized, a quick learner, can take direction well, resourceful, articulate, considerate, personable, enthusiastic, drama free, polished, flexible and willing to learn quickly with the ability to manage time effectively, multitask and meet deadlines.
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• PC, Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
• No previous experience required, an interest in Beauty, fashion, trends, entertainment and pop culture is important
• Currently enrolled in studies or pursuing a career in Public Relations, Media, Communications or related field