SUMMER 2016 PUBLIC RELATIONS INTERNSHIP
IN TOUCH, LIFE & STYLE WEEKLY AND CLOSER WEEKLY
Bauer Media Group USA’s press department is looking for bright, talented and enthusiastic interns with a desire to develop a career in public relations and have interest in the entertainment industry. The intern position will focus on assisting with press efforts for the companies entertainment titles which include In Touch magazine, Life & Style and Closer Weekly. This is a paid, temporary internship (3-6 months, beginning in May or June) designed to expose successful candidates to all facets of creating buzz and gaining publicity for a celebrity news publication.
-Helping publicists create and execute a press strategy for each week’s issue
-Assisting in putting together press materials
-Coordinating weekly magazine mailings
-Updating contact and press databases
-Assisting and accompanying publicists on taped or live TV segments
-Assisting in the planning of and occasionally attending press events in the New York City area.
Ideal candidates should have a broad knowledge of pop culture, a grasp of the magazines’ writing style, and possess a strong work ethic. Excel/Word/Internet proficiency is essential and public relations/media experience is a plus. Applicants should be working toward a Bachelor’s degree in Public Relations, Mass Communications, Journalism or English and currently living in the New York City or northern New Jersey area. We are located in Englewood Cliffs, NJ – just across the George Washington Bridge. College credit for the internship is available but not required. The ideal candidate would be able to work 2 days a week.
About Bauer Media Group:
Bauer Media Group is the #1 seller of magazines at retail in the country. Our titles connect with a nationwide audience of readers across several diverse editorial segments: from celebrity/entertainment (In Touch, Life & Style Weekly, Closer Weekly) to women’s (Woman’s World, First of Women, Soaps in Depth) to tweens and teens (J-14, Girls’ World, Animal Tales, QuizFest) to science and technology (ID: Ideas and Discoveries).