Paid Internship Available at Public Relations Firm Focusing on the Wine and Hospitality Industry
Culver City, CA
Founded in 2005, Jarvis Communications, Inc. creates and manages public relations programs for companies, people and brands in the wine, spirits and travel industries. We focus on media relations because we believe that positive media coverage is an essential component of any marketing and sales strategy. We pitch publications consumers read, the radio shows they tune in to, and the television shows they watch, creating an awareness in the media and public at-large that positively impacts our clients’ businesses, brands, profiles, reputations and bottom line.
Physically, our offices are located in Los Angeles. Strategically, our media outreach is worldwide. We have a vast network of media relationships from local to national press, ranging from traditional wine to food, entertainment, travel, business and lifestyle.
We love what we do. We believe that good wine, food and travel make life better. Our mission is to spread the word.
For recent graduates (or professionals looking to change their career path) eager to explore the world of wine, food and travel PR, Jarvis Communications offers a three month, full-time paid internship program. Our graduate internship program includes an array of responsibilities including assisting teams with research projects, reviewing and organizing media contacts, drafting press materials, brainstorming new and creative ideas to encourage client coverage, and more!
Strong interest in the world of wine, food and travel
Bachelor’s degree in Public Relations, Communications, or a similar field required
1-2 years previous experience required
Strong written and oral communication skills
Intermediate to advanced skills in the MS Office Suite including Word, Excel, Outlook, Powerpoint
iMovie, Adobe Photoshop, ACT, Cision Media Source, Burelles Luce knowledge a plus
Social media platform knowledge and proven track record of engagement on Linkedin, Instagram and Facebook
Exceptional customer service skills
Exceptional organizational skills (details!)
Prioritizes, plans, and takes initiative
Works productively in a team environment
Knowledge of food and wine industry trends, and media outlets
Eager to learn and take advantage of this immersive progam!