Katz Public Relations is a boutique Los Angeles-based Entertainment PR Agency seeking a motivated self-starter to join our small yet hardworking team for Summer Semester 2021. The internship will be part-time as well as occasional evening/weekend events throughout Los Angeles. Ideal candidate must have great communication skills and be able to multitask in a deadline driven environment.
***This internship will be a combination of virtual and in-office work. Preference will be given to candidates who have their own reliable transportation and will be local to the Los Angeles area from mid-June through August 2021***
Candidate should be thick-skinned and able to take constructive criticism. They should have an outgoing personality, fun attitude and great work ethic. We are seeking someone who is passionate about learning or becoming an entertainment publicist. Our agency works hands on with entertainment/talent.
Public Relations, Journalism, Communications or Media-related majors or experience preferred.
MUST have working laptop and cell phone. (Mac is preferred.)
MUST be available to work 3 days per week from 10:00 am-6:00 pm as well as nights and weekends for event coverage as needed.
MUST understand that public relations is not a 9-5 job and some additional hours during the week may be required.
MUST have good, communication, writing, phone, and computer skills!
MUST have good phone etiquette and take direction well. Proficiency in social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram) required. Previous public relations and red carpet experience a plus!
MUST be able to work independently both in and outside of the office environment.
We are looking for someone who is committed, passionate, and willing to learn!
This is a great opportunity for hands-on experience as well as building your portfolio.
A bi-weekly stipend is offered for this position. This internship can also be used for college credit!