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PUBLIC RELATIONS

The Syndicate is expanding its PR department and seeks an energetic and extremely motivated professional to join our team. The Publicist/Account Manager will work full-time in our Weehawken, NJ office and run music, comedy and lifestyle campaigns. Our ideal candidate is a team player that brings something new to the table, has excellent written and verbal skills and the ability to prioritize while multi-tasking. Applicants should be very detail-oriented, organized and able to handle multiple projects simultaneously under tight deadlines. This individual must have a strong passion for the entertainment and pop culture (music in particular) and be able to professionally communicate with clients, journalists and other industry professionals.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • 3-5 years of PR and publicity experience in the Entertainment/Music industry

  • Strong knowledge of entertainment and lifestyle media; print, online, broadcast and influencers

  • Enjoyment of a fast-paced work environment and desire to attend client events, concerts, etc - evening & weekend hours as necessary

  • Proactive and outgoing with a get-it-done attitude.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Overseeing and executing multiple accounts and campaign, securing coverage in regional and national media outlets

  • Strategizing and collaborating with the rest of our in-house PR team

  • Interacting directly with clients

  • Researching, monitoring and securing press opportunities

  • Allocating tasks to a team of interns

This is a full-time position. Benefits include:

  • Health and dental with company contribution to premium

  • 401(k) with match

  • PTO

Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter to jeff@thesyn.com

MARKETING INTERN

The Syndicate is an independent entertainment marketing agency based in Weehawken, New Jersey. We offer a wide range of marketing and promotional services within the music, comedy and publishing sectors, including radio promotion, street marketing, publicity, event planning, and digital design. Additionally, The Syndicate operates two online properties: www.metalinsider.net, which features metal music news and analysis, as well as www.thelaughbutton.com, for all things comedy.

Each semester The Syndicate recruits qualified, eager candidates to join our competitive and dynamic internship program. This position offers students the opportunity to gain real-world working experience, as well as exposure to the many facets of the entertainment industry.

As we are primarily a marketing and promotion firm, candidates with excellent writing, communication and digital design skills are strongly encouraged to apply. Interns will receive a $15/day travel stipend.

 

REQUIREMENTS: ­

  • Must have strong interest in music, comedy, entertainment, lifestyle trends, and pop-culture

  • Must be able to earn college credit

  • Must be able to commit to being in the office from 10am-6pm, 2-5 days per week

  • Self-motivated

  • Very strong writing and communication skills

  • Ability to multi-task and take direction in a fast-paced environment

  • Excellent organizational skills

  • Ability to navigate the internet for research purposes

  • Working knowledge of current social media platforms

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and Photoshop. Additional computer and software knowledge is always a plus!

Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume and references to max.falvey@thesyn.com

DIGITAL MARKETING INTERN

The Syndicate is seeking knowledgeable and passionate Digital Marketing students to join our team. Digital Marketing Interns will get an in-depth look at marketing campaigns and strategies and how to implement them into the digital space. This position includes but is not limited to social media strategy, community management, research, help with brand partnerships, and more. This internship will expand digital knowledge within the entertainment landscape and provide new experiences and pieces to add to the student’s repertoire. Interns will receive a $15/day travel stipend.

REQUIREMENTS: ­

  • Must have strong interest in music, comedy, entertainment, lifestyle trends, and pop-culture

  • Must be able to earn college credit

  • Must be able to commit to being in the office from 10am-6pm, at least 2-5 days per week

  • Self-motivated with a digital brain

  • Working knowledge of social media platforms - Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube

  • Ability to multi-task and take direction in a fast-paced environment

  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail

  • Ability to navigate the internet for research purposes

  • Solid video editing skills

  • Bonus knowledge: Google AdWords, Facebook Ads Manager, website building skills, HTML, design skills, Photoshop, Illustrator, and Indesign

  • Additional computer and software knowledge is always a plus!

    Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume and references to max.falvey@thesyn.com

GRAPHIC DESIGN INTERN

The Syndicate is currently seeking qualified graphic design students to join our competitive internship program. The Digital Design Intern will work side­ by­ side with staff members across various departments and will take the lead with the brainstorming, strategy and execution of the company’s graphic design and marketing needs. This internship offers experience in a professional workplace and will equip the student with exceptional, original pieces to add to their portfolio. This opportunity is ideal for someone who is passionate about the digital space and wants to apply their knowledge to the entertainment marketing realm. Interns will receive a $15/day travel stipend.

 

REQUIREMENTS: ­

  • Must be enrolled in college and able to receive credit for internship hours ­

  • Able to commit to being in the office 2-­5 days per week ­

  • A passion for music, comedy, entertainment, and pop­ culture is paramount ­

  • Working knowledge of current social media platforms ­

  • Working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite – specifically Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, and Photoshop

  • Superior attention to detail and capable of working on multiple design projects at a given time

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter to max.falvey@thesyn.com


PUBLIC RELATIONS INTERN

The Syndicate seeks an energetic and extremely motivated student to join our team. The Public Relations intern will work 2-5 days a week in our Weehawken, NJ office and aid in the coordination of music, comedy and lifestyle campaigns. Our ideal candidate is a team player that brings something new to the table, has excellent written and verbal skills and the ability to prioritize while multi-tasking. Applicants should be very detail-oriented, organized and able to handle multiple projects simultaneously.  This individual must have a strong passion for the entertainment and pop culture (music in particular) and be able to professionally communicate with clients, journalists and other industry professionals. Interns will receive a $15/day travel stipend.

 

REQUIREMENTS: ­

  • Must be able to earn college credit

  • Must be able to commit to being in the office from 10am-6pm, 2-5 days per week

  • Knowledge of entertainment and lifestyle media; print, online, broadcast and influencers

  • Enjoyment of a fast-paced work environment and desire to attend client events and concerts

  • Proactive and outgoing with a get-it-done attitude.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • A desire to strategize and collaborate with our in-house PR team

Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter to max.falvey@thesyn.com

 RADIO PROMOTION INTERN

The Syndicate is currently seeking an intern who is eager to aid our award-winning radio department! We're looking for a student who is ready to step into our fast-paced environment and help us perform at the highest level. This person will be an integral member of our team and will work collaboratively with our college, alternative, non-comm, and loud rock promotion staff. This opportunity is ideal for a self-motivated individual who is passionate about radio promotion and artist development. Interns will receive a $15/day travel stipend.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be able to earn college credit

  • Must be able to commit to being in the office from 10am-6pm, 2-5 days per week

  • A passion for radio, attending live concerts, and music is paramount

  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to multi-task

  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills

  • Comfortable answering calls

  • Self-motivated, passionate, and driven

  • Strong knowledge of social media platforms

Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume and references to max.falvey@thesyn.com


NATIONAL MARKETING REPRESENTATIVE 

The Syndicate is accepting applications for paid marketing representatives around the country. Projects will include promoting music, comedy, television and film and exciting brands. As a marketing representative, you’ll be paid to help get the word out by distributing promotional material at stores, concerts and other events.

Applicants must be professional and reliable and most importantly have a deep passion for music, entertainment and pop culture.

Apply here.