Press Assistant

Press Assistant  

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Proud Camden | Public profile »
Central London 
Location details:
Strand, London 
Job Sector:
Media / New Media 
1 - 4 Months 
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Press Assistant (intern) working within the Press team for a busy photography gallery in Central London.

Proud Galleries launched in 1998 with an aim bring the very best in high quality photography to the mainstream market. Today the Proud brand runs one of the most visited destinations in London with a photography gallery, a live music venue and two Cabaret clubs across Central London. An opportunity has arisen within the Proud Group’s press team to assist the Press Officer, producing blanket press coverage for the galleries. This is a trainee position and is ideally suited to an enthusiastic, recent graduate who would like to gain professional, hands on experience in the PR world, most especially within arts and music.

Job Description:

Conducting creative press campaigns, writing press releases, organising timed mail-outs and press teasers, liaising with journalists, monitoring and contributing to social networking sites, editing photographs on Photoshop, updating the Proud website, organizing and attending press events and launch nights, collecting press and delivering press reports.


Excellent written and spoken English is essential. Polite and confident phone manner. Photoshop. Social Media experience. Press experience preferred but not essential. An interest in photography, art and popular culture.

£75 per week expenses paid.