Sony Pictures Entertainment Intern for SPT's Media & Talent Relations, Fall 2017 in Culver City, California

Intern for SPT's Media & Talent Relations, Fall 2017

SPT Media & Talent Relations handles the publicity needs for both domestic and international distribution properties as well as international networks programming. Ranging from launching new series domestically to coordinating talent participation for an international talent tour, our department handles all aspects of media & talent relations.

Fall 2017 is a key time for Sony's Media & Talent Relations team. We have two network Fall launches - S.W.A.T. & The Good Doctor, which will be studio priorities. Based on the intern's specific area of interest, our intern will shadow a campaign launch with the opportunity for them to brainstorm and work on strategic PR initiatives that can be executed. They will have the opportunity to work closely with publicists on their shows and learn the intricacies of creating a proper marketing strategy.

The intern will be exposed to a variety of tasks including: Press clippings, table reads, press interviews, set visits, EPK/Promo shoots, talent tours, various events, marketing & PR brainstorming sessions, drafting log lines, attending international field office calls and more. The intern working with the team will gain valuable knowledge in understanding: what press breaks are, knowing the media and how they work in conjunction with publicists and what goes into launching a domestic television publicity campaign.

Desired Skills and Qualifications:

  • Interest in Television,TalentRelations & Social Media

  • Strong computer skills

  • Must possess exceptionalorganizational and follow through skills

  • Must be able to multi-task and prioritize with attention to detail

  • Strong Interpersonal skills

SPE’s Fall Intern 2017 Program is a 12-week part-time program from September 25-December 15, 2017. All applicants must be enrolled in an accredited degree program for the entire duration of their internship and must be available for the full 12-week session.

*Sony Pictures Entertainment is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other protected characteristics.

  • Sony Pictures - CA - Culver City Area & Studios

Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE) is a subsidiary of Sony Entertainment Inc., a subsidiary of Tokyo-based Sony Corporation. SPE's global operations encompass motion picture production, acquisition and distribution; television production, acquisition and distribution; television networks; digital content creation and distribution; operation of studio facilities; and development of new entertainment products, services and technologies.