Summer Intern - PR/Talent Relations & Special Events

  • CBS Corporation
  • Los Angeles, CA, United States
  • Feb 01, 2018
Intern Communications Public Relations Entertainment

Job Description

The Public Relations/Talent Relations & Special Events intern will be responsible but not limited to the following:

  • Assemble and create the Daily Publicity Press Clips package for company-wide distribution

  • Assist the show publicists with arranging set visits, writing synopses, reviewing photography, writing media alerts, updating Bio's and editing press announcements

  • Maintain press contacts, mailing, and invite lists

  • Researching projects

  • Archiving press clips

  • Assist with VIP publicity events such as Summer TCA Press Tour, in-house press screenings, series premieres & awards events

  • Researching new venues/restaurants/theaters

  • Help arrange messengers

  • Update venue contact info

QUALIFICATIONS:

The internship program will run for eight weeks beginning on June 11, 2018 and ending on August 10, 2018. Students will work full-time, Monday through Friday

Required Qualifications:

  • Current undergraduate student (rising Junior or above)

  • Strong interest in Cable/Entertainment industry

  • 2.50 GPA or above

  • Submission of a cover letter is required

  • Proficiency in MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

  • Superior communication and interpersonal skills

  • Exceptional attention to detail

  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment under deadlines

  • Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously

  • Ability to work and prioritize work assignments

  • Able to provide administrative support as needed

Desired Qualifications:

  • Cable television experience a plus

  • Active participation in extracurricular activities; clubs; and/or associations. Leadership positions while maintaining an above-average GPA, a plus

  • Prior internship experience in a related field, a plus

Other Qualifications:

  • Strong interest in Corporate Communications, Public Relations or Talent Relations

  • Excellent phone manner, strong writing & organizational skills are essential.

  • Experience working in a fast-paced setting, ability to prioritize projects & multi-tasked in a fast pace work environment.

Ability to meet deadlines* Has great attention to detail

  • Has utmost discretion when dealing with confidential information.