Public Relations Assistant

Location
New York
Posted
Mar 10, 2014
Closes
Apr 09, 2014
Contact
Ms. Sarah Gardner
Duration
Full Time
Seeking Public Relations Assistant - IN YOUR FACE PR. dba FASHION UPDATE since 1985- is expanding its team.

We are a multifaceted, boutique Public Relations company that promotes businesses in various industries and fields, including restaurants, home decor, beauty, education, fashion, medical, education and more.

We are seeking a Public Relations Professional in the field who can get placement in print, television, blogs, radio and media outlets.
Candidate must be a team player and be able to work independently, hustle and get RESULTS! Candidate should be passionate, assertive and creative, with excellent writing and communication skills. The job is perfect for someone with English, Communications, Marketing, Advertising and PR background. At least one year experience a plus, but not required.

Ideal candidate should have:
- Knowledge of MS Office, Social Media, and internet research
- Computer and website management (experience with HTML, video filming & editing knowledge, Dreamweaver, blogging skills and knowledge of Cision and Vocus) a plus
- Graphic Design background highly encouraged

Here at Fashion Update, candidates will receive an established client book of contacts in traditional media outlets (TV, print, blogs), especially editors working with restaurants, beauty, fashion, home decor, education, medical industry, etc. The responsibilities of the position include but are not limited to:

• Finding and receiving placements in traditional, established media outlets (TV, print) monthly.
• Marketing for clients, such as promotional ideas to help increase business for our clients
• Editing/Writing Press Releases
• Develop new Business
• Website and Social Media updates
• Administrative tasks

Working schedules are 25-40 hours per week. Offering a competitive salary starting $13-$20 hourly based on performance with commission, bonuses and PR perks.

If you believe you are the candidate we’re looking for, please submit the following to:
• Resume (Please PASTE your resume into the body of the email, NOT as an attachment).
• Two recommendations from your last employers along with their business telephone numbers (post to body of email)

Any submissions without the above information WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.

To learn more about my two businesses we encourage visit: www.fashionupdate.com and www.inyourfacepr.com.