Public Relations Intern

Austin, TX
Shared Services – University Relations
Intern

I’ve been looking for you! Public Relations mastermind, media know-it-all, spreadsheet connoisseur, social media whiz-kid, internet stalker extraordinaire (yes - really) - I’m ready for you to join our team. Rooster Teeth is seeking a Public Relations Intern with a thirst for media relations and social media to join our marketing dream team. You’ll be the owner and master of many, many, many, (take a breath), many media lists, writer of zinging pitches that will bowl over journalists around the world, organizer and coordinator of the many, many, many...many details that go into our events, show launches, press tours, media interviews, and more. This is crash-course in entertainment PR with a tech twist. Get ready.

Responsibilities

    • Supporting PR efforts for all of Rooster Teeth including but not limited to trade, sales, programming, talent, thought leadership, live events, local, gaming and e-commerce announcements and projects
    • Supporting all integrated marketing efforts with social media, content, and other marketing teams
    • Researching and executing special projects as assigned
    • Media list creation
    • Pitching media via email and phone calls
    • Media relations with consumer and business media outlets
    • Researching media outlets and writers
    • Updating status reports and other reporting materials
    • Tracking editorial calendars and identifying editorial opportunities
    • Preparing internal decks and presentations as needed
    • Assisting in the maintenance and production of support materials such as photos, press kits, and b-roll
    • Assisting in coordinating and implementing press conferences and special events

Qualifications

    • Entering or in the process of completing Junior or Senior level college courses
    • Have completed at least one relevant internship
    • Must be extremely detail oriented, task-driven, and able to complete work on time and with urgency in a more casual environment
    • Have a sense of humor and be okay with our content
    • Must be passionately dedicated to doing the best possible job for Rooster Teeth in this position

ABOUT ROOSTER TEETH
Rooster Teeth is a pioneering media and entertainment company responsible for some of the biggest online series in history, such as the award-winning and longest-running web series, Red vs. Blue. They also produce the globally acclaimed animated series RWBY, the first western anime series to be distributed in Japan; the award-winning Rooster Teeth Podcast; and Immersion, a reality format that brings video game theory to the real world. Rooster Teeth has a massive global footprint of more than 38 million subscribers to its YouTube Network, 5 million unique monthly visitors to its RoosterTeeth.com hub and 2 million registered community members. The company was founded in 2003, and is now a subsidiary of Fullscreen, a global youth media company that develops online creators and produces multi-platform entertainment experiences. Discover more at RoosterTeeth.com.