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Spring 2018: The Marketing Mixtape - Public Relations Intern (PAID -- Deadline Dec. 15)

Dec 7, 2017

Posted in: Internships & scholarships, Public Relations internships

To report to the company’s CEO & Lead Publicist  

The company’s PR team seeks to provide independent musicians with the tools and tactics they need to navigate the “business” side of the music industry. This includes, but is not limited to press kits, media lists, pitch templates & on-the-ground coaching. It will involve 3-5 office hours each week, and 5-10 “remote” hours in between meetings.

 

Description

The PR Intern will play a vital role in the promotions process, helping the team develop assets that will aid independent musicians’ efforts to take strategic “next steps”  in their music career. The role will require excellent communication and organization skills, self-motivation, a strong attention to detail… and an undeniable passion for music!  

 

Sound like you?

-Ability to identify and articulate publications suitable to a specific musician or genre

-Experience finding contact information and building clear and organized media lists

-Strong detective skills & figure-it-out-ability when answers aren’t immediately clear

-Highly organized and self-motivated with a strong attention to detail

-Someone who is good at following directions and asking for help when it’s needed

-A love for connecting the dots and seeing that all involved parties see mutual benefit  

 

Skills Desired:

-Organization, Attention to detail  

-Comfort with MS Excel, MS word, Google Drive  

-SEO/SEM to be used for finding relevant material

-Copywriting skills desired, but not required

 

Qualifications

BA or student in PR/Communications Field  

Hands on experience and/or work samples as available

Excellent Communication Skills

 

Application

To apply, please send the following materials to whitney@themarketingmixtape.com

-Your resume

-Relevant work samples and/or writing samples

-A statement expressing why you would like this internship