Associate Public Relations Specialist

14 Sep, 2022

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Associate Public Relations Specialist

Estey-Hoover
Manhattan, NY

The successful candidate will be primarily responsible for the development and tactical implementation of high-impact public relations plans in support of the firm’s management strategy. The position will interact with experienced professionals and clients.

Responsibilities

  • recommending initiatives that improve the public’s perception of the client, and proactively developing relationships with external audiences to convey client’s message;
  • working with the account executive team in order to develop complete communication plans for the client;
  • participating in new business development, and supporting organizational initiatives;
  • handling specialty writing projects and strategic media relationships;
  • assessing, enhancing and implementing key relationships with media contacts;
  • raising the visibility and enhancing the reputation of the client externally through activities such as published articles or speaking engagements;
  • integrating new digital products and services in new business offerings;
  • proposing CSR-related work through multiple social media outlets;
  • with broad public relations/public affairs toolkit across a variety of business sectors producing successful campaigns using multiple tactics and platforms to accomplish client goals;

Qualifications

  • 5+ years of experience in public relations, marketing or communications;
  • bachelor of public relations, journalism, communications, political campaigns, law or a related field;
  • solid writing and editing skills;
  • strong internal communications;
  • organizational, multi-tasking, and program management skills;
  • tact and diplomacy;
  • resourceful and effective problem solver;
  • can prioritize multiple tasks and manage time in a consistent manner;
  • available to work a full-time schedule;
  • attention to detail is a must;
  • proficient in Microsoft Suite;

Job posted: 2022-09-14