Lydia Liebman Promotions accepts internship applications on a rolling basis! We’re looking for a music lover who is interested in public relations, promotion and new media. Interns will have the opportunity to work hands-on with established and upcoming artists, venues, record labels and media outlets.

Responsibilities include:

  • Monitor all forms of media
  • Write and edit press releases and other materials
  • Arrange appearances, interviews, special events and performance engagements
  • Assist with mailing and production
  • Manage social media and update the press reel
  • Update contact database
  • Attend special events, concerts, and meetings on a case-by-case basis
  • Take part in ‘guerilla marketing’ for NY- based events

Qualifications:

  • Prior experience in PR, radio or music journalism is a plus, but not required
  • Strong writing and communication skills
  • Working knowledge of WordPress, Photoshop, iContact and social media platforms
  • An interest in jazz music and knowledge of the New York jazz scene preferred, but not required
  • Based in NY not required but strongly preferred

This internship is unpaid with the option of college credit.

Applicants can apply by emailing lydia@lydialiebmanpromotions.com. Please include a resume, cover letter and a press release writing sample. Subject line: INTERNSHIP.