At Elle, we represent an array of businesses and distinctive individuals working hard and smart to make the world a better place, and our strength in work comes from our team of diverse backgrounds and experience who can help deserving causes break through the noise and into the mainstream conversation. This internship is completely remote. Schedules are flexible and typically consist of two days a week with hours of your choosing. We are looking to fill this spot right away with someone who can begin this January 2021. This internship is unpaid but will be invaluable in giving you dynamic PR agency experience to prepare you for your career.
Interns will receive a training assignment after acceptance that will prepare them for the hands-on training that they will receive virtually. Interns will be coached individually and as a team by PR assistants, to whom they will refer their questions, ideas, and approaches. Interns will gain invaluable hands-on experience in the field of public relations in a dynamic firm with an excellent rack record. Interns will learn directly from PR veterans and will be encouraged to own and manage a list of individual projects, goals, and initiatives.
-Develop and update media and influencer lists + conduct news media and social media audits
-Conduct market research on client competitors and media targets
-Assist in building PR strategy documents and client reports
-Create media briefs for client press tours
-Use of multimedia/graphic design skills to create product linesheets, lookbooks and pitch decks
-Work off-site at client special events
-Manage databases of opportunities and contacts
-Assist with product mailings and other administrative duties
-Assisting in the creative process to build PR plans for new clients
Must have great research skills, eagerness to learn more about the PR industry, passion for working with social causes, experience working with the Google/Gmail platform and Google applications, and have some knowledge of influencer engagement, various social media platforms, and the news media space.
ABOUT ELLE: We believe there is a lot of good in the world and that we can use PR to elevate pioneers who are driving positive change. Through our LA and NYC headquarters, we offer a team of seasoned experts to support you in media, talent, and influencer relations, communications strategy, media training, and thought leadership. Our clients are non-profits, social enterprises, CSR teams, ethical brands, political activists and leaders making the world a better place each and every day. We offer great benefits, company culture, learning, a commitment to diversity, and growth opportunities.
HOW TO APPLY:
To expedite the onboarding process, please send your resume AND cover letter to resumes @ ellecomm dot com for consideration. Thank you for your time and interest. We cannot wait to meet you!