Paid Trainee, Rogers & Cowan, Consumer & Lifestyle PR

at Rogers & Cowan PMK (View all jobs)

New York, New York, United States

The Overview:

We’re excited to be looking for a Trainee to join our New York team!

If you are looking to launch your career in the world of Consumer & Lifestyle communications & marketing, our trainee program may be right for you! Your role would support a cross-section of top-notch consumer, hospitality, lifestyle and fashion accounts. The team is collaborative, energetic and passionate, and we are seeking a perfect complement to that dynamic.

The Fine Print:

  • Monitor press clippings for clients, track media impressions and craft/maintain coverage reports and grids
  • Collaborate with the team in brainstorming pitch angles
  • Research press contacts at media outlets/contacts and influencers across social channels
  • Ongoing maintenance and updating of media and influencer lists
  • Assist with special events, when applicable
  • Coordinate media/influencer product seedings and mailers, including handling shipments
  • Provide administrative support including setting up conference calls, meetings, taking notes, and other tasks as needed
  • Requires strong organization and writing skills and keen attention to detail

What’s our goal? 

We want to provide you with skills, experience, and a good dose of inspiration. But we also use the program as a training camp of sorts. It’s one of the primary ways we identify talent matches for our regular entry-level full-time roles at R&CPMK.

**Trainee roles are hybrid temporary positions, paid, 40 hours per week, with a 4-month term.


Why Us:

R&CPMK is the preeminent integrated marketing and communications agency in global entertainment. The agency represents more than 400 of the most prominent and influential musicians, actors, producers, directors, content creators, and athletes in the world, and crafts distinctive integrated marketing campaigns for some of the largest brands and Fortune 500 companies.

We are a creative communications agency with insider access allowing us to influence trends and fuel meaningful conversations. We use culture to create defining moments and experiences that stand the test of time. Our unique position, and the insight to know what to do with it, allows us to deliver the best of brand marketing with the best of entertainment strategies.

Salary: $17.00/hour 

Where an employee or prospective employee is paid within this range will depend on, among other factors, actual ranges for current/former employees in the subject position; market considerations; budgetary considerations; tenure and standing with the company (applicable to current employees); as well as the employee’s/applicant’s background, pertinent experience, and qualifications.

With offices in Los Angeles, New York and London, R&CPMK is part of the Octagon Sports and Entertainment Network.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the City of Los Angeles’ Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.


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