Summer 2018 PR Intern - Travel/Lifestyle

PURPLE - New York, NY (30+ days ago)

Boutique PR agency, Purple is looking for Summer Interns for their rapidly-growing Lifestyle division. This is the perfect opportunity if you are looking to take your first steps into PR. You will get an insight into the running of a thriving boutique PR agency and will gain hands on experience in luxury PR & marketing. Interns must be available at least 3 days per week, flexible schedule.

You will be a dedicated, multi-tasked, and proactive candidate who is enthusiastic, works well within a small team and has an interest in travel and lifestyle PR. Previous experience is not necessary, but an understanding of the industry is vital. Proficiency in Microsoft Office is required.

Interns must be able to start immediately and work through August.

This is an unpaid internship.

Responsibilities include:

  • Supporting PR Assistant and Account Manager with daily tasks
  • Media monitoring for press coverage, compiling weekly coverage reports and monthly press reports
  • Coordinating image and press kit send outs
  • Scanning and formatting press coverage
  • Drafting pitches and story angles
  • Media research, updating contact lists and media databases
  • Day-to-day operations of the agency

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Job Type: Internship


  • Public Relations: 1 year


  • New York, NY 10012

Required work authorization:

  • United States