mmd communications is currently seeking a Winter public relations intern for 10-15 hours per week to begin in January 2018.

About the company:

mmd communications was founded by Meghan Donovan and is a boutique firm aimed at elevating beauty and lifestyle brands through dynamic and thoughtful ideas and stories. Clients include Madison Reed, Sweat Cosmetics and Memebox.

About the position:

mmdc offers hands-on experience to learn the foundational skills of public relations and work with fun, emerging and exciting beauty brands. This internship will be for three months with the option to extend to six months or longer.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Upkeep of media lists and assistance with influencer identification

  • Assistance with press and influencer requests

  • Development of press materials

  • Media opportunity identification

  • Research and analysis

  • Event planning and staffing

  • Monitoring and reporting of client coverage

Requirements:

  • Majoring/majored in marketing or communications (or similar); Junior; Senior or recently graduated

  • Interested in learning the ropes of how PR works

  • Must be resourceful, passionate and good at hustling

  • Should be savvy, poised and eager to learn

  • Should possess strong communication skills

  • Excels in organization and is detail-oriented

  • Interested in the world of beauty

Candidates must be in the NYC-area and available a minimum of 10 hours a week. Work will primarily be done remotely with occasional meetings in-person. Stipend will be commensurate with experience.

How to apply:

Email a resume and (brief!) cover letter to meghan@mmd-communications.com with the subject line INTERNSHIP CANDIDATE.

Please include in your cover letter:

  • Why you are interested in PR

  • 3 websites you visit regularly

  • 3 of your favorite beauty brands

  • Something you hope to learn as part of your internship