Are you in school, or post, for journalism, creative writing, communications? And/or do you have a background in publicity, public relations, publishing or the like? Are you bright, skilled, talented, fast learner and take direction well?
Do you have the ability to trumpet the skills of others with written clarity and personal flair? Are you a go-getter, responsible, whipsmart, creative, give good phone and have no fear of making cold calls to serve clients needs? If the answers are YES – then you may be who I am looking for.
I have a small boutique publishing and author services company—Deeper Well Publishing. My clients are predominately authors/speakers/teachers work in the personal growth, healing, wellness, self-help, spiritual realm.
Business is growing and I am in need of a publicity assistant intern ASAP. You will be involved with creating and disseminating press releases, one sheets, bios and more.
This is great real world work experience with possible growth potential.
This is initially an intern position with with no pay. (Partial pay possibilities to be discussed with potential candidate.)
BONUS: Matters not where you live – You may work from home and in your pajamas if you like. (no twitpics of that!)
NEED: BRAIN. Good work ethic. Phone and phone skills, computer (preferably Mac) and be computer savvy, have understanding of WORD and have basic layout skills—and great comfort with creativity, handling and sharing of documents, files etc.
IMPORTANT: Less concerned about your resume (but if you have, please send).
More concerned with your ability to COMMUNICATE your interest in this fun and rewarding position… and the manner and style in which you can convince me you are the one for the job.
So… get your fingers busy typing and bring it.
Let me know YOU and your capabilities through your writing. Have a press release you’ve written?, then share it with me.
Give me no choice but to bring you into the fun.
I look forward to hearing from you.
Anthony J.W. Benson
Please send a cover letter, resume, and two writing samples to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please include a description of the length of time for which you would like to intern/volunteer, along with the number of hours per week you are available, and how to best contact you.