Brickshore Media Public Relations & Social Media internship program provides college students with hands-on experience in the publicity field and the music industry.
Description: Brickshore Media is seeking a highly-motivated, organized and creative Public Relations and Social Media intern for the Fall 2023 and Spring 2024 semesters.
Responsibiltes: You will be working directly with the publicists to help develop campaigns for our clients. You will be writing and distributing press releases, contacting media outlets, representing clients at events, developing publicity campaign for clients, assisting with press kit creation, attending client meetings and special events, building and updating media lists/databases, and creating opportunities for clients to engage in via social media platforms to help increase their followers. You will be responsible in assisting the publicists by planning and executing social media campaigns which includes analytic reports, social media trends and creation of content on social platforms.
Requirements: Excellent verbal and written communication skills, well-organized and self-motivated, understanding of Microsoft programs and all social network platforms. iMovie, Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, digital video editing and graphic design is preferred, but not required. Students must be getting college credit. Schedule and hours can be flexible.
Previous Quotes From Interns:
"Working with Brickshore Media has not only been an exceptionally wonderful learning experience but it has been a way to engage with others in producing the best possible work to ensure success. As a student I'm always looking for opportunities to grow in knowledge. This internship has given me that hands-on opportunity through getting to work with artists, assisting throughout CMA Fest and writing constantly. It has allowed me to really jump into the shoes of a publicist and experience the day-to-day tasks required in the music industry. I am thankful to Nicole and all the clients for their kindness and generosity as they have encouraged me and helped me all along the way." - Bella
"I cannot say enough about how great my internship at Brickshore Media was. It was such a personal experience that provided me with the real-life skills I needed to feel confident as I venture into the music industry world. I was writing press releases, creating graphics, attending meetings with artists and working closely with the team each day. Even with the industry recovering from the pandemic and having a bit of a different internship experience, Nicole made the whole semester incredibly immersive and fulfilling. I am extremely grateful to have spent a semester at Brickshore!" - Haven
"Interning at Brickshore Media was an incredible hands-on experience where I was able to learn the functions of the business operations in and out of an office setting. Having the balance of completing productive work in the office and out at events was a great way to see exactly how the music industry operates! I could not have asked for a better mentor to learn about the music industry from!" - Olivia
"The Brickshore Media PR Internship is absolutely a hands-on experience. From writing press releases on new singles, sitting in on business meetings and being an acting publicist for artists at events like Country Radio Seminar, I never felt like ‘just’ an intern, rather I was always included and made to feel like a valuable member of the team." - Scott
"Interning at Brickshore Media was truly unlike any other internship out there. The experience you gain from this internship is undeniably substantial. Not only do you get to work hands on writing press releases and creating graphics and databases, but you get to work hands on with the clients at events such as CMA Music Festival. You feel like a true publicist, and Nicole and her staff was there to walk you through every step of the way." - Katie
“My internship experience at Brickshore Media was unbelievably immersive and well-balanced. No two work-days felt the same, and with the hands-on approach you get, it allowed me to truly learn the ins and outs of the PR world. Throughout the course of the summer, I was able to see my writing, design, and people skills improve noticeably, and the relationships I made will undoubtedly help me throughout my career.” - Drew
"My internship at Brickshore Media was an experience like no other. I always felt like I was a part of the team and really got to work hands on with the artists. I was able to write press releases, craft pitches, work on designs for social media posts as well as work hands on with artists at interviews and other events. Throughout my semester at Brickshore Media, I was able to advance my writing skills, communication skills, and design skills, while gaining knowledge about the music industry and the PR world!" - Jamie
"My internship with Brickshore Media made for a unique, immersive semester. Attending interviews, assisting with media prep for clients, researching events, creating databases and blog writing are just a few of the opportunities that made this an exceptional internship. I learned so much from my time spent working with Nicole and her team and I am so grateful to have gained such valuable, on-the-job experience." - Lily
"I loved my internship with Brickshore Media! The hands-on experience is invaluable. Not only do you get a ton of behind-the-scenes PR experience writing press releases, creating media outlet databases, and designing social media graphics, but Nicole also values interns enough to bring them along to special events such as CRS week, TV performances, and radio interviews. I learned so much and really felt like a part of the team! I am so thankful to have worked with Brickshore!" - Cheyenne
To apply: Send your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org