MTV Press Intern

London (Central), London (Greater)
Competitive Salary Depending on Experience
20 Feb 2018
26 Mar 2018
Full Time

This is an excellent opportunity for a candidate to gain valuable experience in the PR team, working with the in house team on all press across multiple events, projects and programming priorities. The Intern’s primary responsibility is to support the PR team with administrative based tasks and project work across all of our major brands.


  • Compilation & distribution of MTV daily press cuttings
  • Ability to skim PR stories and flag coverage and competitor PR activity
  • Liaise with internal teams regarding programming highlights and assets which then need to be drafted into a concise, monthly PR highlights document
  • Updating programming calendar
  • Helping with writing and sending press releases, biographies and media alerts when required
  • Assisting with the departments ongoing travel and accommodation bookings/coordination (for show talent)
  • Supporting and participating in (when appropriate) events and press days covered by the PR team
  • Helping update media and internal contact database
  • Management of filing systems - including press clippings and artwork
  • Updating factsheets and timelines
  • Offering team support: Newspaper/post collection & distribution, magazine filing, binding, etc, stationery orders, booking bikes and cars; drawing up contracts with freelancers
  • Finance – assisting the team with processing expenses, tracker management and raising POs
  • Minute taking
  • Liaising with in house tech department (for all department technology queries)
  • Management of publicity drive, documentation and materials

About You

  • Basic knowledge of Word & Excel
  • Basic knowledge of PowerPoint helpful
  • Excellent computer skills
  • Very comfortable using online resources
  • Great telephone & e-mail manner
  • Social media skills ie Twitter/Snapchat/Instagram
  • Candidate should be a self-starter with strong organisational skills and the ability to prioritise while taking on multiple projects simultaneously. Writing and spelling skills and attention to detail is a MUST
  • ·Always on when it comes to the latest trends

The advert will close on Monday 26th February 2018 at midnight. Please note that we may close adverts early due to high demand. You will find out whether you have been successful by Friday 30th March.

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