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Internship

PR & Communications Intern

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PBS SoCal

30d ago

🚀 Off-cycle Internship

Burbank

AI generated summary

  • Candidates must possess an interest in news, communications, and press relations, skills in Cision and social media, a collaborative and resourceful attitude, familiarity with television and public media, a passion for learning and curiosity, and proficiency in Microsoft Suite.
  • Support PR and Communications efforts by drafting reports, monitoring media coverage, updating contact lists, assisting with PR campaigns, managing press releases, coordinating event check-ins, and maintaining government contacts for PBS SoCal.

Off-cycle Internship

Media & Journalism, MarketingBurbank

Description

  • The PR/Communications Media Intern supports all of PBS SoCal’s PR and ‘earned media’ efforts. This is part of the organization’s Marketing and Communications team and works primarily remotely.


Requirements

  • Interest in News, Communications, Press relations and talent relations.
  • Knowledge of Cision, Google, Social Media preferred
  • Collaborative, collegial and resourceful, willing to pitch in on a variety of projects
  • Familiarity with or interest in television and Public Media
  • Passionate about proactively learning and intellectually curious
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Suite of services (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities

Media & Journalism
Marketing

Responsibilities

  • Help draft Semi-Annual Media Coverage Reports
  • Learn Media monitoring: Cision, Google, Social Media, and assist in the managing of reporting.
  • Help maintain the master media contacts list
  • Update press release template and style guide
  • Learn about story pitching, and assist with some PR efforts to promote TV shows and specials.
  • Assist Communications Specialist with creating and share weekly programming highlights to Listings/Channel Guide Editors
  • Help with press and talent check-in at events
  • Learn how to schedule event listings in local media calendars
  • Assist in maintaining current list of government contacts
  • Update info on organization’s press sites
  • Assist with writing press releases

Details

Work type

Part time

Work mode

hybrid

Location

Burbank