Media Relations Manager/PR Specialist
Personal finance web site specializing in credit cards is looking for a seasoned PR specialist. Candidate must have existing editorial connections and a track record of placing expert bylined articles in major media outlets and blogs. Articles for placement are on a variety of topics including travel and personal finance. They include opinion pieces, how-to and informational stories, and trend/visionary articles. The right person should be able to:- Develop a public relations strategy for the company- Suggest topics to optimize placement and position our experts- Know how to utilize social media to find connections and promote articles placed- Pitch articles to existing and new media channels on phone and by email.- Develop relationships- Write and edit copyRequirements:• Excellent writing skills• College degree required, preferably in communications or public relations• Knowledge of personal finance and/or credit cards are a plus.