Hey guys!!!!! I have some exciting news!! For all those beautiful, dedicated, hardworking, and entertainment loving PR people I have a contact for a job opening at Rolling Stones and Us Weekly.
Wenner Media seeks a Publicity Coordinator to support the Publicity Department for the Rolling Stone, Men’s Journal, and Us Weekly brands. The Publicity Coordinator will be responsible for maintaining media mailing lists, overseeing press mailings, processing invoices, tracking media placements, managing phone calls, and other administrative responsibilities in a fast-paced environment. Additional responsibilities include assisting with media relations, sending news blasts and alerts, coordinating interviews, and internal edit and ad staff interaction.
The ideal candidate will be extremely detail-oriented and have a strong interest in working in the Public Relations field. Additionally, we are looking for an enthusiastic self-starter who possesses excellent organization, writing, communication and interpersonal skills, as well as the ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously and maintain confidentiality. Knowledge of MS Word and Excel required. Prior experience in a publicity environment or internship is preferred.
Please send resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org and specify “Publicity Coordinator” in the subject line.
Job application rough checklist:
1. Check resume by career center or somebody of professional background in PR
2. Get your writing samples in order
3. Cover letter should tell who you are, why you want to work here, why you should work here. Make sure to research the companies and find something unique and interesting you can relate to, whether it was a good story, or a breathtaking spread, or an interesting campaign.
Courtesy of Professor Brown, William Paterson University