Essential Broadcast Media (EB Media PR), a full-service, entertainment public relations firm based in Nashville, TN has available internships for fall, spring and summer semesters. Our interns are immersed in all aspects of running a boutique PR firm specializing in music clients, venues such as the iconic Ryman Auditorium, and also known comedians. This internship opportunity offers a fantastic way for students to gain firsthand experience in a boutique PR firm representing music and other entertainment clients - at the top of their field. An internship with EB Media PR immerses our interns in the day to day functions of the Public Relations field (and by association the worlds of talent management, record labels, etc.)
The company website can be viewed at: www.ebmediapr.com interns who work at EB Media PR will learn and utilize skills including, but not limited to: attention to detail, journalistic writing, working in a fast-paced environment and interpersonal communication skills, firsthand experience with events, photo shoot(s) . Candidates should be pursuing a degree in Public Relations, Marketing, Mass Communication, Journalism Music / Music Business or a relatd field. Applicants for this internship should have a proactive and anticipatory positive attitude, an eagerness to learn and strong written and verbal communication skills.
Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):
Helping plan company events including media days, VIP suites, private events, etc.
Setting up for client meetings and visits and maintaining a professional and inviting office atmosphere
Welcoming guests and clients and offering them refreshments – helping setup any instruments they bring into the office for in-office performances, etc.
Office administrative tasks including answering phones, mailing and running off-site errands
Editing press releases and other forms of journalistic and persuasive writing
Screening phone calls, and delivering thorough messages
Assisting with mailings for clients on our roster
Creating interview preparation materials including ID sheets and talking points for clients
Compiling contact lists using Cision / Critical Mention, or other similar programs
Searching for campaign coverage and creating press clippings for such coverage
Maintaining the clarity and accuracy of client DropBox folders - and updating new assets Being proactive and helping plan and / or staff company events and functions
Creating or updating press invite lists and any other databases that need refreshing
For consideration please email your resume and three references - along with dates, days of the week and hours of availability to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note, all interns must receive college / university credit for their time spent with EB Media PR.