The STARZ publicity team has an excellent summer internship opportunity for someone interested in entertainment publicity to support the department in PR planning and execution. The PR Intern will learn all facets of how to construct the perfect PR campaign. From researching and pulling clips, to creating bio's, sourcing photos, researching events spaces, learning how to craft the perfect media pitch, Keys to talent relations, how to tackle a red carpet, learning the "players' in the vast media landscape. The PR intern(s) will get an accelerated "deep dive" into what it's like to create and execute a pitch perfect campaign.
Duties include, but are not limited to:
Stay informed of new or updated journalist contacts, outlet movement, etc.
Research coverage of LA Starz Shows; Clip reporting to show leads
Launch and Wrap reports of LA Shows (with assistance of PR Coordinators)
Compile Show Raves through articles about the show
Create tune in alerts, press release, episode tune in emails
Talent Relations - Create itineraries, hair and makeup, cars, travel, etc.
Strong communications skills, organized, and detail oriented
Maintain discretion while handling confidential and/or sensitive information
Knowledge of Starz programming
Must be currently enrolled in University
Must be taking some PR course (concentration in PR highly desired)
Must have an interest in Entertainment PR
Must have a grasp of pop culture, social media and some knowledge of media players
PC/MAC proficient - you will be doing a lot of writing
Knowledge of PowerPoint -- You will need this for your final presentation
Be inquisitive, Ask questions.
Currently enrolled undergraduate student entering your junior or senior year