Hispanic internship opportunity with Rogers and Cowan in NY

The following internship opportunity was submitted by Rogers and Cowan NY on November 11, 2009.

Public Relations Intern – ROGERS AND COWAN

Job Description: ROGERS & COWAN is one of the country’s biggest entertainment public relations firms specializing in many areas of public relations including personalities/talent, music entertainment, film, convergence (video games), fashion/lifestyle, fine arts & high culture, film fashion, integrated marketing, product placement and more.

**STUDENTS MUST RECEIVE SCHOOL CREDIT for this Internship. To see if you qualify for credit, visit or call your academic department directly

ROGERS & COWAN is currently seeking highly motivated BILINGUAL students of all levels for SPRING internship positions in the New York City office for the SPRING semester and, if interested, continuing into the SUMMER semester. This is a great opportunity to get a start in the competitive and exciting field of public relations working for a high-profile, fast-paced firm with high-profile clients.

We are looking for self-motivated and highly-responsible students who can take initiative and help the department to run smoothly.

***STUDENTS MUST RECEIVE SCHOOL CREDIT-DO NOT APPLY IF YOU CANNOT RECEIVE SCHOOL CREDIT***
Interns that we accept into one of the most fun and busy departments at Rogers & Cowan are treated as real working members of our teams, trusted with projects and duties imperative to our client responsibilities. While developing extensive relationships with the professionals in the company and those we work with as well as the media, interns will have fun while earning hands on experience writing various collateral pieces including pitch letters, press releases and tipsheets, media outreach and pitching, compiling of press kits, new business brainstorming and pitches, event set up and red carpet media placement, talent escorting on red carpets, press room set up, organizing a press conference, and so much more.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
*Assist in the writing of press materials including pitch letters, press releases and tipsheets *Media outreach and pitching *Compiling of press kits *Contribute to new business brainstorming and pitches *Event organization and set up *Red Carpet media organization *Talent escorting on red carpets *Press Room set up *Organizing press conferences *Monitor media for client coverage *AND SO MUCH MORE!

Job Qualifications/Requirements:
* BILINGUAL IN SPANISH
*Experience helpful
*Demonstrate a strong desire to learn and take initiative *Highly responsible *Self-motivated *Detail-oriented *Clear Communicator– both written and verbally *Proficient in basic computer programs including Word, Excel, Outlook and Powerpoint *Able to quickly learn and take on new responsibilities *Able to quickly learn new computer programs *MUST EARN SCHOOL CREDIT

PLEASE EMAIL COVER LETTER AND RESUME TO MARIA RAMIREZ AT MJRamirez@RogersandCowan.com