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  • Advertising, Public Relations
  • Summer
  • Los Angeles, CA
  • 2018

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Based in Los Angeles, Shelter PR are passionate public relations experts who specialize in entertainment, music, philanthropy, fashion, lifestyle and pop culture who offer a range of services.  Shelter PR enables their clients to navigate today’s complicated world while ensuring their identity, message, beliefs and ideas that make up their persona/project are communicated as effectively and positively as possible. 

Shelter PR’s internship is a hands-on program offering students a wide variety of experiences from researching, to drafting press releases and memos and preparing pitch documents. Interns will gain insight from publicity professionals in the entertainment industry. We offer a friendly and energetic culture at our beautiful Los Angeles office.

Interested candidates must have good communication/interpersonal skills, strong writing skills, creativity, be comfortable speaking on the phone, and have a genuine interest in public relations. Current students studying PR, Journalism, Marketing, or Communication are preferred.

Requirements/Necessary Skills for Recruitment: 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

· Monitoring industry and client news

· Creating press coverage reports

· Building and maintaining press lists

· Researching and building media lists

· Drafting press materials such as press releases, bios/fact sheets, press kits

· Drafting memos and schedules for clients and events

· Participate in account brainstorm and team meetings

· Monitoring editorial calendars

· Providing general administrative support

· Coordinating editorial coverage results

· Executing miscellaneous projects for team members

· Observing publicists pitch clients to press/media

· Working screenings and submitting recaps

 

REQUIREMENTS:

· Ideal candidates are positive, energetic, trustworthy and driven

· Good communication/interpersonal skills

· Strong writing skills

· Creativity in brainstorm sessions

· Be comfortable speaking on the phone

· Solid research skills

· Have a genuine interest in public relations, and preferably prior experience in the field through relevant course work and other internships

· Familiarity with Cision, IMDb Pro, and other PR databases is a plus

· Current students studying PR, Journalism, Marketing, Film Studies, or Communication are preferred.