Media Relations Director

Employer
Location
Bethpage
Posted
Jun 06, 2014
Closes
Jul 06, 2014
Contact
Ms. Job Contact
Duration
Full Time
The Media Relations Director will be a skilled communications practitioner with a strong background and passion for both conventional and modern media relations. Key to this position is having proven skills in social media strategies and platforms necessary to help develop and implement communications activities. This is a critical position to drive the continued growth and success of technology/telecommunications services as well as related Company programs and initiatives.
•Self-starter with a strong interest in technology, excellent written and verbal skills, and experience communicating with media across consumer, trade, online and wire services.
•Applicants should have a minimum of five to seven years relevant corporate or agency experience developing highly effective PR initiatives in a fast-paced environment.
•Must be able to interact with management as necessary to facilitate internal communication among the appropriate product management teams.
•Solid understanding/knowledge of social media sites.
•Inherent curiosity and meticulous attention to detail.
•Bachelor’s degree in a related field.