Join our team

The Pekoe Group is a boutique marketing and advertising agency dedicated to theater and culture. We continue to move this dynamic industry forward by generating new ideas and implementing the most current and relevant tactics in all markets of advertising. We are looking for highly motivated individuals who are eager to learn and contribute as essential members of our team.

Internships

Interns at The Pekoe Group will gain invaluable hands-on experience in the professional world by participating in projects from conception to completion.

Applicants must:
  • Be extremely organized and detail-oriented
  • Have strong communication skills with a mind for thinking strategically and analytically
  • Work well in a group and individually
  • Be able to keep up and flourish in a fast-paced environment
  • Be confident and comfortable to potentially present in front of a group
  • Be motivated and take initiative
  • Be enthusiastic, willing and ready to learn anything and everything about the world of theater and advertising

If you are currently enrolled in a college/university program and will receive credit for the internship, we will provide you with school credit + a small daily stipend. If you are not currently enrolled in any such program, you will be paid $8 per hour.

Promotions Internship

Your responsibilities would include:
  • Reaching out to bloggers, online organizations, podcasts and online newspapers for promotions
  • Conducting general research and creating/updating spreadsheets
  • Cold calling various organizations for promotions
  • Assisting with mailings, distributions and grassroots outreach
  • Supporting full-time staff in various projects
  • Maintaining lists and contacts
TO APPLY:

Email your cover letter & resume to: jessica@thepekoegroup.com

Please include PROMOTIONS INTERN in the subject line.


Advertising Internship

Your responsibilities would include:
  • Assist with all aspects of planning and executing advertising needs
  • Generate strategic ad campaign ideas to meet the needs of various clients within a defined budget
  • Learn how to book ad placements for print, online and outdoor advertisements
  • Maintain advertising media plans and flow charts
  • Update internal status documents and proactively keep on schedule Develop advertising opportunity documents for internal and client review Prepare for client meetings
  • Navigate publication and outlet media kits and submission portals
TO APPLY:

Email your cover letter & resume to: kathryn@thepekoegroup.com

Please include ADVERTISING INTERN in the subject line.

Absolutely no phone calls.


Social Media Internship

You will be trained in the following:
  • Posting on our clients' Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Google+ profiles to maintain their social media presence
  • Synthesizing new and exciting content for our clients' social media pages
  • Attending events for various clients to live-tweet and take photos for their social media profiles
  • Analyzing and reporting on our clients' social media performance statistics
  • Reaching out to bloggers, online organizations, podcasts and online newspapers for cross-promotional opportunities
  • Conducting general research and creating/updating spreadsheets
TO APPLY:

Email your cover letter, resume & portfolio to: jenny@thepekoegroup.com

Please include SOCIAL MEDIA INTERN in the subject line.

Absolutely no phone calls.


Design Internship

The Design Intern assists with all aspects of design for our clients and making revision based on the clients' needs.
Requirements:
  • Strong working proficiency in Photoshop, InDesign, & Illustrator
  • Knowledge of basic HTML and Dreamweaver to design & publish basic splash pages and email promotions
  • Working knowledge of key design concepts such as resolution, color, and typography and how they relate and differ across printed material and web design
  • Ability to work independently and respond well to pressure and deadlines
  • Strong organization skills and ability to deal with changing priorities
  • Must be a team player
  • Must have a creative eye
  • A good eye for detail and willingness to take direction and critique
  • Knowledge of Flash is a plus but not required
TO APPLY:

Email your cover letter & resume to: murray@thepekoegroup.com

Please include DESIGN INTERN in the subject line.

Absolutely no phone calls.