PR Professional

Employer
Location
Washington
Posted
Jan 18, 2013
Closes
Feb 17, 2013
Contact
Ms. HR Manager
Duration
Full Time
National PR Agency seeks full time PR professional in DC due to exponential growth. Background in any of the following industry sectors a plus: Law, Real Estate, M&A and PE, Healthcare, Advertising & Media, Financial Services. Firm handles only issues-related PR, no products. 3-6 years experience with background of heavy pitching to reporters at national and regional mainstream publications and industry sector verticals needed to do this job.

Responsibilities include:
Working directly with clients to develop pitches
Heavy client contact and management
Maintaining current knowledge of clients industry sectors
Pitching expert sources on current issues
Drafting industry award nominations
Tracking editorial calendars and following up on opportunities
Drafting releases, pitches, backgrounders and bios
Maintaining reporter relationships in market and industry
Heavy phone pitching with email follow up

Knowledge of Cision, Nexis, FileMakerPro helpful. Ability to work independently and switch gears during a fast paced workday. Great work environment in downtown DC. Good benefits, salary commensurate with skills and experience.

Please send cover letter and resume with salary requirements to be considered. Resumes without salary requirements will not be reviewed.
Email: PRCareerOpp@gmail.com


To be considered, please state salary requirements with cover letter and resume when replying to: PRCareerOpp@gmail.com

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