Fall 2019: SWNS Media Group (New York) - Editorial & Outreach Intern
Aug 19, 2019
Posted in: Internships & scholarships, Journalism internships
BACKGROUND: SWNS Media Group is a growing news and PR service that develops survey-led news stories for a wide audience. We are based in DUMBO, Brooklyn.
We are looking for an intern to join our outreach and distribution team to help aid in our day to day operations as well as learn the ins and outs of a growing PR business.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Working on the editorial team directly helping to build our outreach operation. Major tasks will include:
Building outreach lists with Muck Rack
Maintaining and updating the story release schedule
Pitching stories to journalists and outlets
Monitoring coverage pickup and updating coverage reports
Sitting in on strategy meetings and distribution-related calls with clients
Reworking stories with new angles for pitching
Contributing ideas to weekly brainstorms
Helping choose songs for the office playlist
HOURS: Part Time - 2-3 days per week, travel reimbursed
START DATE/DURATION: Fall Semester - Late August – Mid-December