We are currently seeking a Public Relations summer intern to be located in our NY- Chelsea office.
This summer internship will begin on or after June 5, 2017 and end on or before August 25, 2017.
Anticipated hours per week: 40
Intern must be a rising or current junior, rising or current senior, graduate student, or recent graduate (within 6 months of graduation date) at an accredited college/university.
Applicants must have completed their sophomore year prior to the start of the internship.
Must have previous internship experience and/or participated in college clubs/organizations, and/or in-depth coursework in a related field
Legally eligible to work in the United States.
Scripps Networks is unable to sponsor visas for interns. If you are an international student not already studying in the U.S. on an F-1 or J-1 visa, then you have to go through a university or an outside organization (internship placement agency) that will sponsor your visa.
Must have strong oral and written communications skills, as well as exceptional organization and planning skills
You must include your anticipated graduation
Must have an interest in the media and television industries
Duties and Responsibilities
Media relations support for the Travel Channel, HGTV and DIY consumer press team
Assisting with the management and fulfillment of media/press material requests, including pulling video clips and photos, media center orders and tracking of materials to media
Assisting with the development and update of media lists and other department databases
Attending and participating in meetings and brainstorming sessions as directed
Drafting and compiling basic public relations materials including press releases, press clips, fact sheets, meeting summaries, status reports and other materials as directed
Assisting with the management of press clip archives, including media screeners, media placements and the networks’ press websites
Assisting with other administrative duties and media projects for the PR department as assigned
Opportunity to attend press appearances and provide support at press events/on press tours where
Areas of Study
About the Internship Experience
Scripps Networks Interactive is the perfect environment for talented, ambitious individuals who are looking to gain a competitive career advantage whether it's in the media industry or another field. We are a growing company with a diverse, inclusive and supportive culture that views its employees as its greatest resource and commits to investing in the best and brightest talent to propel our company forward. Our future depends on the vision, fortitude and positive initiative of our people to uphold an uncompromising standard that has made Scripps the Leader in Lifestyle Media.
All internships are approximately 12 weeks during which time you will learn from experience through hands-on projects, professional interaction and day-to-day operations. We invite talented individuals to bring their brightest ideas and contribute to the growth of a world leading media company. During your time with Scripps, we are confident that you will hone your skills, develop new ones and discover your true potential.
At Scripps Networks Interactive we want your passion, self-motivation, fresh ideas and forward-thinking perspective. In addition, we want positive attitudes and dedication to ensure your time and experience with Scripps is challenging, unique and contributes to your ongoing success, which might even continue with a longer-term opportunity with us.
We offer competitive compensation and a broad range of disciplines including:
Ad Sales and Marketing
Marketing and Communications
Web Design and Development
Digital and New Media
New Business Development
Creative Services and Design
This is a paid internship
Job #: J101506
Scripps Networks Interactive is focused on building a foundation for success -- both personal and professional.
We want innovative, forward-thinking people who will thrive in our culture and contribute to Scripps’ strategic goals and objectives. We want you, with your passion, skills and talent, to join us in making a difference and sharing our vision.
Life is our business. Make it your career.
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