INTERNSHIP POSITION - Open as of 5.5.18

 

We are currently hiring interns. The positions are part time, 2-3 full days per week, and last six months. This is a wonderful
opportunity for energetic, confident individuals who are seeking an entry-level position in a boutique lifestyle public relations
agency. Ruby Press interns gain a wealth of experience.

 

We prefer candidates with a Bachelors degree or who are in progress obtaining their degree. Experience in a related field is
preferred, with the ideal candidate having experience in the food/design/beauty industries. (We love retail and/or restaurant experience!)

 

Required skills include, but are not limited to:

 

• Absolutely must love design/food/beauty, be well versed in various components of the business including working knowledge
  of appropriate media and their target audiences

• Must be able to identify and articulate current trends

• Excellent organizational skills with near-maniacal attention to detail

• Strong verbal and written communications skills, ability to deal with strong personalities while maintaining high degree of  
   professionalism

• Must be able to work well under tight deadlines and in a fast paced environment multi-tasking not just a buzz word, but is daily
   existence for person filling this position

• Proficiency creating and editing documents in Microsoft Word and Excel

• Experience creating social media content

• Positive, cheerful, team-oriented attitude

 

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

 

• Communication with clients and with press

• Maintain press contact database and client files

• Track press coverage and manage monthly press credits report

• Assist in distribution of press releases and client press kits/lookbooks

• Assist with planning, production and execution of local PR events

• Managing VIP lists

• Assist with research

• Assisting with sample returns

• Updating database

• Orchestrating mailings

 

Please submit your resume, along with a cover letter explaining why you would be an exceptional candidate for this internship,
plus a writing sample by cutting and pasting them into the body of your email. We will not open attachments.

 

Please email to melissa@rubypr.com with "Internship" in the subject line. Thank you!