Marketing and Public Relations Intern (Bilingual English /Japanese)
ATLUS, an Index Digital Media, Inc. brand, is currently seeking an Intern for the Marketing and Public Relations department. This position will provide the candidate with a ground-level view of product marketing, including positioning, promotion, advertising, and publicity; and will connect him/her with high-profile organizations within the video games industry. (A non-disclosure and confidentiality agreement is required for the position.) The ideal candidate must be reliable, detail-oriented, web-savvy, and a team player with excellent communication skills, both written and verbal. Candidates must also have their own means of transportation to Irvine. Candidates will be responsible for a variety of tasks including, but not limited to:
Completing research projects, such as finding competitive game titles, researching other companies' marketing efforts, and seeking and comparing vendors' offerings
Tracking and following up with major game publications and online retailers to ensure timely posting of our marketing assets
Learning about and eventually drafting public relations materials, such as pitches, press releases and media correspondence
Creating co-marketing submissions to Sony, Nintendo, and Microsoft
Liaising with 3rd party websites to set up contests and promotions
This is an unpaid internship. Internship period is 3 months with a minimum of 20 hours per week required. (Additional time may be negotiated.) There may be an opportunity to extend the internship into additional periods for the right candidate.
LOCAL APPLICANTS ONLY. We are located in Irvine, CA. Applicants outside of the Los Angeles/Orange County area will not be considered.
Excellent verbal and written communication.
Must have a Intermediate understanding of Japanese langauage.
Desire to apply marketing education within a consumer product company.
Very strong web-based skills.
Proficient in the Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
Basic skills in HTML and Adobe Photoshop a plus.
Professional demeanor and the ability to carry out business communications.
Passion for games, positive attitude, attention to detail.
18 years or older.
20 hours per week minimum, or more based on candidate’s availability.
NO PHONE CALLS OR FAX
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Applicants can mail their resume and cover letters to:
Index Digital Media, Inc.
6400 Oak Canyon, Suite 100
Irvine, CA 92618