Polk & Company is a public relations, media strategies and social media firm seeking creative, motivated and passionate students (undergraduate, graduate or recent graduates) for an internship position.
The internship provides an exciting opportunity to work on a variety of theatrical and entertainment projects while learning directly from senior press agents.
In addition to administrative responsibilities - clipping features/reviews, research projects and social media tasks - interns assist press teams as they coordinate various events (meet & greets and opening nights). There are also opportunities to observe interviews, photo shoots and performance events.
Interns should have strong writing skills and be proficient using Microsoft Office 365, various Microsoft applications, and Adobe Photoshop. Interns must be articulate, motivated, organized and have a passion for theatre or publicity. There is a need to be able to multi-task and prioritize multiple projects on deadline.
Located in midtown Manhattan, office hours are 9:30AM-6:30PM, Monday through Friday. Full-time, paid positions are available seasonally. Office dress code is business casual.
We will work with academic advisors to coordinate school credit.
Interns will also be invited to see productions represented by the office and have the opportunity to receive invitations for other productions. Interns receive priority consideration when hiring full time positions.
Please send a cover note, resume and your availability to us at Contact@PolkandCo.com