PUBLICITY INTERNSHIP SPRING 2018
Sherman Oaks, CA
Valerie Allen Public Relations is a full service boutique firm comprised of premier/celebrity and trade expert clients.
Our team of highly trained media strategists advise high-profile individuals and celebrities, as well as individuals breaking into the industry looking to create, enhance or redefine their brands. We are known for developing highly unique branding campaigns which leverage national and local media opportunities in order to position our clients as the leading experts in their respective fields.
Founder and CEO, Valerie Allen, has worked as a publicist for over 19 years, and has developed countless national media contacts in electronic, print, radio, trade and online media. She has successfully booked clients on Oprah, Good Morning America, The Today Show, Jimmy Kimmel Live, The View, CNN, Fox News Channel, Entertainment Tonight, E!, Access Hollywood, Daily Variety, Hollywood Reporter, Time Magazine, L.A. Times, Los Angeles Magazine, New York Times, and In Style to name a few.
Public relations boutique with premier/celebrity clients is looking for a team of interns. The ideal candidates will have some PR experience, be proficient in Microsoft Word & Excel, be detail oriented, have excellent organizational & phone skills, an overall ”can do” attitude, the ability to think ahead, work independently, stay organized, solve problems, and effectively prioritize and multitask in a fast-paced environment. You will not be fetching coffee in this internship, but will be gaining invaluable PR knowledge that will benefit you for future jobs.
Internship is for school credit only and potentially a letter of recommendation.
Ideal candidates will be available to start early January 2018. Program typically lasts 3 months, with the opportunity to extend. Internship is part-time and unpaid; meant to give students the opportunity to gain raw public relations experience both in the office and out in the field, build and maintain contacts within the public relations and media industries, and earn a strong letter of recommendation from a highly respected publicist and business woman.
Looking for someone with:
Strong written and Verbal communication skills
Professional Phone Etiquette
Must be Reliable, Motivated, and Organized
Mac OSX and Windows
Computer Literate in Word, Excel,
Familiar with Cision or Similar PR Software
Close Attention to Detail
A Passion for Learning!
Job Type: Internship