TIFF Needs Interns!

8 Sep

I received an email from Gail McInness, owner and operator of   Magnet Creative, a couple of days ago with the following details:

“Intern Opportunities for TIFF

We are looking for PR interns for A-List events happening during the Toronto International Film Festival!

Required skills:

Excellent attention to detail
Meticulous organization skills
Public relations education
Enthusiastic – must have a “can do” attitude with no complaining
Reliable – must commit to the role and arrive on time
Flexible – able to handle last minute changes and role placement
Hard worker – there may be long hours some days
Not shy to talk to media or speak up
Cannot be “star struck”
Preference will be given to those with previous celebrity or publicity experience or enrolled in related post-secondary program
Must be 19+
Greeting A-List celebrities on the red carpet
Announcing to media their arrival
Other duties as they arise
Black simple cocktail attire or black blouse/pants
Comfortable heels or shoes
Well groomed

These are the following dates & times we need people:

Friday, Sept 10
5pm – 1am
Sunday, Sept 12
11:30am – 2pm
5:00pm – 10pm
Monday, Sept 13
8pm – 12am
Tuesday, Sept 14
7:30pm – 11pm
Wednesday, Sept 15
7pm – 9pm
Thursday, Sept 16
10am – 1pm
5pm – 10pm
Friday, Sept 17
8pm – 11pm
If you are interested, please email gail@magnetcreative.ca with a brief description of your past public relations or related experience and the dates and times you are available before 5:00pm on Thursday, September 9.”

I personally applied for a position and I really hope I obtain it. I’m always looking for different opportunities and experiences to expand on my knowledge of the public relations industry. So wish me luck!!

With Love,



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