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Position: Marketing/PR & Communications Intern (high school or college)
Location: New York City
Description: We are a boutique public relations office looking for a fall semester intern. The hours are part-time, so they fit perfectly into a college schedule. Responsibilities include: Helping with sending out materials to the press, media list creation, report creation for clients, emailing and/or calling media for follow up. Must be responsible and interested in learning more about the marketing, communications, and/or public relations field.
For further information or to apply: Jill Goldstein at JGoldsteinPR, firstname.lastname@example.org, Tel: 646-449-9614
Company: A Brand Called U, a leading international public relations firm based in Chicago, IL that specializes in entertainment, lifestyle, and professional development.
Position: PR & Administration – 5 positions available
Description: Candidate would be responsible for providing administrative support to the Public Relations staff and help ensure the day-to-day operation by successfully maintaining the calendar as well as scheduling meetings and conference calls. The candidate would also maintain and expand publicity and entertainment contact database for the department, plan and oversee press events and appearances for clients, and send out press kits to local media in advance of artist/clients events. He or she will coordinate activities and act as a liaison with other employees, clients and their management, as well as coordinate and draft correspondence and presentations using MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. The candidate may attend and participate in meetings when necessary and appropriate. He or she must be well versed on all aspects of publicity projects and social media and assist in the development of publicity/marketing concepts, strategies and plans.
Qualifications: Must be 18 years of age or older. No minimum public relations experience needed. Administrative experience in publicity or related field a plus. The successful candidate must have an excellent command of language with strong writing skills, telephone skills and interpersonal skills and they will need to be comfortable interacting with high profile clients
Compensation: Monetary compensation is not offered for the above position. Experience based with tons of bragging rights, only!
For further information or to apply: Send current resumé, cover letter discussing availability along with writing samples and/or work portfolio to Rachel Green at email@example.com.
Company: To the “T,” a new, exciting event coordination company. We are a growing company and seeking a self-motivated and dependable intern to be a part of our team.
Position: Fall intern — 2 positions available
Description: This position is ideal for someone who is energetic, enthusiastic, knowledgeable of current industry trends for each division and has social media skills. You must have a desire to learn about our company, gain experience and gain knowledge of the industry. You will gain valuable knowledge and be expected to contribute your creative ideas to the company. Some responsibilities include marketing/promotion/advertising, secretarial duties, management of social media sites and website, serving as an assistant for all events (there will be some travel involved).
Compensation: This is an unpaid internship but there will be opportunities to earn incentives and monetary rewards.
Qualifications: Must be motivated, creative and a desire to have a career in the events, catering, communications or a related industry. Must be available to work 7-14 hours per week. Must have access to a computer with internet. Must be reliable, professional, be able to take instruction and work independently.
For further information or to apply: Tiffany Gillespie, Event Coordinator To The "T" Events website: www.tothetevents.biz email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 215-548-2954
Company: Masa Israel Journey
Description: Hundreds of young adults are heading to an unlikely place to score meaningful internships — Israel. Students and recent graduates can intern in fields as diverse as education, government, arts, non-profit, journalism, medicine and many more, to cater to every student's career path. Some students work for international organizations like McCann Erickson, while others work for small, homegrown Israeli companies, or apprentice.
For more information: A long list of featured internships can be found at www.interninisrael.org
Company: TeliApp Corporation
Position: Social Media Analyst
Description: Students will be pitched ideas for apps and respond candidly with their thoughts and comments. Students submit critiques and ideas for our existing apps in the market. Students promote existing and upcoming social media apps within their area and social media networks. Students respond proactively to networking opportunities within their area. Students will beta test apps several weeks prior to release. Students maintain a blog on our site and keep it updated and promoted within their smn and school. Students give feedback with respect to existing and upcoming apps (prior to release). Students can work remotely, check in via email and once a week via Skype/squiggle. For students that excel, they are given acknowledgement either on site or within the apps they participate in.
Other opportunities: More specialized internships (illustration, graphic design, software development) but those are more specialized and require the student to have more face time with supervisors and managers.
For further information or to apply: Joshua Weiss, CEO Tel: 201.705.8457
Company: The Vegetarian Resource Group (vrg.org/student)
Position: Intern (high school or college)
Location: In the Baltimore office or conducted long distance.
Description: Tasks may include research, writing, and/or community outreach. Internships are especially helpful for students working towards journalism, English, and nutrition degrees. Business majors can obtain experience related to the business aspects of a non-profit organization. Activists can learn new skills and gain a broader knowledge, as well as share their expertise. Positions are open throughout the year for all ages (including high school students living in Baltimore).
Compensation: Credit for high school volunteer or service learning work or college credit. Internships are unpaid.
For further information or to apply: Email a resumé, writing sample and cover letter detailing your interests, skills, goals and vegetarian knowledge to email@example.com.
Company: Hollywood Branded, Inc. (hollywoodbranded.com)
Position: Intern — several internships available throughout the year.
Location: El Segundo, CA
Qualifications: Hollywood Branded Inc. seeks a dedicated, creative and hardworking intern to work with our entertainment marketing agency. We are looking for serious applicants who will be extremely excited to work in this particular field and are dedicated to making the most of the opportunity. Candidates must either have or be working towards a college degree with an interest in marketing and business.
Compensation: This is an unpaid internship for college credit and a minimum of 16 hours is required. Hours are flexible M-F 9 a.m. – 6 p.m., with an option of 2-5 days per week depending on intern's schedule and preference.
Description: Interns assist in the assessment, development and execution of: * Product Placement with Television and Feature Film * Celebrity Research * Public Relations Strategy * Grassroots & Event Marketing * Analysis of Key Competition * Updating Contact and Media Lists * Script Breakdowns * Set Visits * Various Research and Administrative Tasks
Company: NetLZ Consulting (netlz.com/index.php)
Position: A few paid internships for college students
Description: A social media marketing internship as well as a digital marketing internship.
Qualifications: The ability to work independently, good writing ability, familiarity with social media and a basic understanding of SEO and digital marketing
For more information or to apply: Eugene Aronsky, Tel: 617-997-7089
Company: Ingri:Dahl (ingridahl.com)
Location: New York and Los Angeles
Job Description: Interns who can take direction, are motivated self-starters, possess excellent communication skills and have current love and knowledge of either the technology, entertianment and/or fashion industry, as well as those who thrive in an exciting, fast-paced environment.
Qualifications: A minimum 3-month commitment, and must commit to 2-4 days a week (flexible with your class schedule). Must have an interest in the fashion, entertainment and/or accessories industry. Should possess a passion for customer insight and a strong analytic and data-driven mindset for problem solving. Have an entrepreneurial spirit and a proactive approach to work, and be skilled in MS Excel, Word, Outlook, and PowerPoint. Previous consumer product marketing and/or brand management internships or experience preferred. Experience with digital marketing is a plus.
For more information or to apply: Send your resumé and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.