DDA Consulting is looking for an intern to spend 4 weeks with the team, starting immediately. DDA Consulting is a vehicle for the personal clients of DDA founder Dennis Davidson, providing in-depth advice and support on all aspects of international sales, distribution, marketing and public relations for filmed entertainment. Dennis uses his 40 plus years of international experience to provide consultancy services to a very select client base. The Consulting team works alongside Dennis to produce and execute strategies with a strong understanding of what is required from a Distribution, Marketing and Publicity standpoint from a project’s inception through to release. Recent work includes Pierre Morel’s PEPPERMINT, starring Jennifer Garner; Terrence Malick’s RADEGUND; Ewan McGregor’s directorial debut AMERICAN PASTORAL; and Oliver Stone’s SNOWDEN.
To apply email Emma.Mason@ddaconsulting.co.uk with your CV and an explanation of why you think you would be a good fit with DDA.
DDA Consulting Intern
The DDA International Film Team is looking for an intern to spend four weeks with the department, to start end of July. The International team devises and executes global publicity campaigns for films as they roll out across the world. Working closely with international sales agents, major studios and distributors in each territory, DDA's International Team manages all PR activity associated with the launch of a film. This includes developing and managing international budgets, tours, junkets and festival launches. With unparalleled access to the world's media, DDA holds the pre-eminent position among PR companies at the major international film festivals: Berlin, Cannes, Venice, Toronto and London.
To apply email Riccardo.Boscherini@ddapr.com with your CV and an explanation of why you think you would be a good fit with DDA.
The DDA UK Publicity team is currently looking for interns to spend up to four weeks in the department starting as soon as possible. The DDA UK Publicity team works alongside renowned distributors to promote titles through exciting theatrical and home entertainment campaigns. Within that, the team covers film premieres, press junkets, press conferences, screenings and a range of film/television based activity targeting UK based print, online and broadcast press.
To apply, please send your CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
UK Publicity Intern, UK
Personal Representation Intern, UK
The DDA Personal Representation team is currently looking for interns to spend up to four weeks in the department starting as soon as possible. The DDA Personal Representation team devises and executes global publicity campaigns for renowned actors across Film, TV and Theatre. It is an exciting and busy time for the team, so they are looking for someone who is pro-active, with great attention to detail and a real interest in the entertainment industry.
To apply, please send your CV and cover letter to email@example.com
Internship, Los Angeles
DDA’s Los Angeles office is looking for part-time interns to start ASAP. Internship program runs for a period of 3-4 months.
To apply, email firstname.lastname@example.org with your CV and an explanation of why you think you would be a good fit with DDA.
PR Assistant/Front Desk Coordinator, Los Angeles
Reporting to: President
Excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic and talented Assistant/Front Desk Coordinator to work within a busy PR company operating in the film and entertainment industry. The Assistant/Front Desk Coordinator will support the efforts of the President as well as various team members in the Los Angeles office with various administrative tasks. Though you will be holding an entry level position, your work will be instrumental in the development and execution of PR plans and strategies. Our ideal candidate will be a creative PR and communications graduate, brimming with potential. An eager interest in the field partnered with good writing and research skills are very important to us. If you are well-organized, confident and an excellent communicator, we’d like to meet you!
We are looking for a confident, highly organized individual with excellent written and verbal communication skills and a welcoming disposition.
Create and manage data bases, media lists and editorial calendars
Drafting releases for review by the team
Assist on-site at premieres, junkets, festivals, and client events
Assist team as directed in all aspects of client servicing
Provide support in the office by answering phones and assisting the President with calendar
Coordinate intern workload
Develop connections with journalists and media sources
Track publicity items in newspapers/trades/etc.; follow and review industry news and trade press daily
Generate press clippings for corporate clients and festival films
Track social media content streams and trends
Coordinate the assembly of press kits
Attend group brainstorm and new business development meetings
Provide research support for new business pitches
The ideal candidate will possess the following:
BS/BA in Public Relations, Communications or relevant field
Proven experience as PR assistant, intern or similar position
Success in multi-tasking in a fast-paced environment
Professional, proactive and personable demeanor
Self-motivated, self-starter, takes initiative and follows-through
Effective listening, strong verbal and written communications skills (including grammar)
Strong organizational, time management skills and work ethic
Eagerness and willingness to learn
Accuracy and attention to detail
Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality
Willingness to travel
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Internet research
Please send Resumes with References to:
DDA Office Manager: Caitlin.Follman@DDAPR.com