About J Public Relations:
Internship at a Fast Paced Travel & Hospitality PR Agency (New York, NY)
J Public Relations' New York office is currently accepting applications for interns
Savvy, smart, connected and proven all define award-winning J Public Relations NYC, Inc. ("JPR"), one of the top hospitality and luxury lifestyle public relations firms in the country. JPR is women-owned/operated and was recently named #1534 on the Inc. 5000 list of the fastest growing companies. Additionally, JPR has been recognized as one of the "Best Places to Work" by the San Diego Business Journal. Our office is fast paced client service oriented, energetic and built on the principle of hiring, training and mentoring some of the most savvy, smart and connected professionals in business.
With offices on both coasts, in San Diego, Los Angeles and New York City, JPR is passionate about developing and delivering innovative PR campaigns designed to secure top media placements.
JPR specializes in chic hotel properties, restaurants, nightclubs, spas and luxury lifestyle goods -- offering clients unprecedented media contacts, placements and partnerships throughout the country.
For more information on our company, please visit our website.
Requirements/Necessary Skills for Recruitment:
Our ideal intern candidate is someone who walks into a room of people and can’t leave without making a few friends. Someone who is obsessed with social media and writing and is creative and thoughtful when interacting with online communities and building relationships. Having a natural willingness to learn and embrace new experiences with a positive attitude is a plus!
An internship with J Public Relations offers a hands-on experience in all facets of public relations. During a four month extensive mentorship program you‘ll attend brainstorming sessions with team members, assist at client events, develop press kits and spend a lot of time writing creatively.
This internship is different from the others; your capabilities will be utilized to the fullest and put to the test. Our goal is to challenge you and rarely will you be sitting at a desk with nothing to do. Most importantly, you will be an integral part of our team, giving you a definite edge in your pending career.
During your four-month internship, we hope you will:
• Secure press placements
• Work on your writing skills
• Experience a great deal about all facets of public relations
• Strategically problem solve
• Navigate Cision like a pro, creating quality media lists
• Become a better writer and create attention getting press releases and pitches
• Exhibit an ability to independently complete tasks while still knowing when you need to ask for help
• Brainstorm on compelling pitches, story angles and event concepts
• Perfect good time management
• Enjoy collaborating with a team of experienced and professional individuals
• Learn from your mistakes
12-15 Hours Per Week