PR Associate 
Sloane & Company has a compelling career opportunity for a high-energy, motivated, Associate-level corporate communications professional. An ideal candidate will have at least 1-2 years of corporate public relations experience, a strong grasp of basic public relations tools, and strong research, writing and editing skills. Candidate should be a quick study with the ability to grasp complicated issues, think proactively and have a strong handle on, and interest in current events. Associates should be committed to delivering high quality results to clients and to bettering themselves and the firm. Associates are an integral part of the team and its overall successes, providing essential support to assigned account teams, including daily media relations (national, trade, local, etc.) and developing high-quality written material such as press releases, PR plans and strategy memos for clients. Requirements include and are not limited to:oExcellent oral and written communications skillsoAbility to multi task, manage deadlines, and handle pressure in a fast-paced environmentoMaintain close, high level working relationships with clients, journalists, and analysts.oGeneral client administrative tasksQualifications:oBackground in corporate public relations, journalism and/or finance preferred, but not requiredoExperience with publicly-traded and privately-held companiesoSuperior presentation and written communication skillsoSupport senior staff, manage select projects and events, prepare status reports oRead, identify and compile client media coverage oIdentify appropriate trade and business editors for upcoming pitches oIdentify appearance and speaking opportunities oHandle press pitching, scheduling and logistics oResearch to compile comprehensive media listsoDevelop drafts of pitch letters, press releases, and other critical PR materials and client deliverables oCollege Graduates are welcome to applyOnly applicants with 1-2 years relevant CORPORATE PUBLIC RELATIONS experience will be considered.