Public Relations - Based in Woodland Hills, Productivity PR’s internship program offers college students and recent graduates the opportunity to learn and develop the skills necessary for a successful career in the public relations field. As an intern, you will have the opportunity to gain practical hands-on experience researching and building media lists, learning to comfortably and proactively pitch reporters, coordinating editorial coverage results, writing press releases and editorial pitch letters, social media for marketing consumer products, brainstorming, planning, etc. Intern candidates must have good communication/people skills, strong writing skills, be comfortable speaking on the phone, creativity, and have a genuine interest in public relations. Recent graduates (with a degree in PR, communications or marketing) or current students studying PR, journalism, marketing communications, or communications are preferred. The position is roughly 15 - 20 hours a week. This is an unpaid internship for course credit and valuable experience. Please e-mail your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax to (818) 223-9197.
Entertainment – Blacktree offers an exciting opportunity to apply classroom theories and concepts to real work situations through the Blacktree TV Internship Program. College students will learn the fast pace environment of entertainment news that instantly goes online and to cell phones. They’ll be able to see the process from start to finish, from when a story is assigned, written, produced in the studio with talent, edited, and finally uploaded to Websites. Responsibilities will vary based on which department the intern is placed in. All interns will be expected to have a strong passion and interest for entertainment. Interns will work closely with the Associate Producers and execute production tasks as given. Qualifications include excellent writing and communication skills, proficiency in all Microsoft Office applications, and familiarity with social media applications including Facebook, Twitter and Google+. This is an unpaid internship. Applicants must be enrolled in a degree program at an accredited college or university, able to provide proof of credit, able to work a minimum of 16 hours per week for at least 12 weeks. Desired majors include advertising, broadcast journalism, communications, digital/new media, journalism, cinematic arts, liberal arts, marketing, media, publicity and TV, radio. Interns must apply to be placed in the following areas: pre-production administrative, Production assistants and on-camera talent, post-editing/graphics, or web/social media. For more information and to apply, please contact Fetle Negash at email@example.com or at (213) 351-0042.