Hollywood, CA
Posted 3 years ago


The Jim Henson Company – a premier provider of family entertainment for over 60 years and computer-generated animation since 1993 – is seeking a PR/Social Media Intern.   

JOB TITLE:                              PR/Social Media Intern
CREATED/REVISED:             January 2019
DEPT. NAME:                         PR/Marketing
DEPT #:                                   010
LOCATION:                             Hollywood, CA
REPORTS TO:                         Manager, Publicity and Social Media


Provide general office and administrative support in the company’s marketing department, especially in social media. The candidate will be expected to work a maximum of twenty (20) hours a week.


  • Will identify social trends and assist in generating content ideas that leverage those opportunities.
  • Will assist in scheduling and publishing social content related to The Jim Henson Company’s brands.
  • Will draft original posts and digital content for The Jim Henson Company’s social media platforms.
  • Will work closely with members of a variety of company teams, including legal, sales, creative affairs, and executive.
  • Will assist with general office support, telephones, and filing.


  • Understanding of publishing on social platforms like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, and Snapchat.  
  • Experience with databases, particularly Excel, and PowerPoint.
  • Experience in Google Analytics and social platform analytics is a plus.
  • Proficiency in creating social content including editing video clips and gifs are a plus.  
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
  • Ability to multitask and get work completed on or before deadlines.


  • This internship is an unpaid position and is open to all current students who will receive school credit for the internship.
  • All candidates must get prior approval from their school/academic advisor confirming that they will receive school credit for the internship.
  • School credit confirmation must be presented to JHC prior to beginning an internship.


Please apply online by submitting documents to

  • A one-page resume.
  • A cover letter referencing the position for which you are applying, specifically stating reasons why you are interested in interning at Henson and why you feel you would be a good fit for this position and our company.  Please cite past work experience or college activities that speak to your qualifications.

SUBJECT LINE:  JHC PR/Marketing Internship

NO phone calls or faxes.

The Jim Henson Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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