Summer @ YES
The YES Network is hiring paid summer interns (students only) to work directly with their VP of Communications in publicizing the business and on-air activities. Learn more about the role and how to apply here.
**The YES Network seeks a summer intern. Timeframe: May-August 2019 Pay: $14/hour Location: New York, New York
Duties: Work directly with the Vice President, Communications in publicizing the business and on-air activities of the YES Network • Review, identify and pitch newsworthy passages within YES programs • Research and identify possible stories and other exposure opportunities for the company, its senior executives and its talent • Research, write and edit press materials such as press releases, biographies, fact sheets and industry awards competition submissions • Fulfill internal and external information requests • Manage online media database and photo library • Research and maintain YES and industry ratings databases
JOB QUALIFICATIONS • Must be a matriculating undergraduate student • Must be able to commute to and work out of YES’ Manhattan office • Strong written and verbal communication skills are necessary • Must possess excellent office demeanor • Must be meticulous, professional, responsive and resourceful • Must know how to conduct research over the Internet • Must be proficient in Word and Excel • Working knowledge of the business of sports, television and new media is preferred • Must have a genuine interest in the communications/public relations field.
Submit resume to firstname.lastname@example.org, with “Summer 2019 Communications Intern” written in the Subject line. Include brief cover letter in body of email explaining why you should be considered for this position.