Communications Manager

Location
Washington
Posted
Jul 24, 2014
Closes
Aug 23, 2014
Contact
Ms. Human Resources
Duration
Full Time
The Communications Manager of Defense One will support strategy and press management for the brand. This position drafts press releases, media advisories and pitches as well as promotes daily content on website. The Communications Managers also coordinates television and radio bookings for editors and journalism. Reporting to the VP of Global Communications for Atlantic Media, the Communications Manager and will be a critical player in achieving Defense One’s aggressive growth plans.


Responsibilities Include:
*Support the communications director with strategy and press management
*Draft press releases, media advisories and pitches
*Promote daily content of Defense One
*Manage television and radio bookings for editors and journalists
*Run live hits from in-house radio studio and TV studio
*Monitoring and collecting press mentions


Characteristics of the Ideal Candidate Include:
*Established TV/Radio and journalist contacts
*History of success securing broadcast bookings
*1-3 years of experience
*Strong writer
*Independent thinker
*Self-starter
*Experience in media public relations is preferred

Please apply online with the link provided.

For more information about Defense One, please visit us at www.defenseone.com.

Atlantic Media is an EOE of Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability.