EMC Strategies is hiring a communications associate with at least one to three years of experience to help manage media relations and implement strategic communications campaigns for our clients advancing the social good. You will report to the senior communications manager. EMC Strategies is a woman-owned strategic communications firm, offering integrated public relations, messaging and digital media campaigns focusing on political advocacy and issues advancing the social good, especially gender, racial, economic and social justice. This position is full-time, remote. Location flexible but Eastern time zone preferred.
Writing and pitching press releases, media availabilities, op-eds and letters to the editor
Directly pitching journalists
Developing and executing social media content and strategy
Updating and managing lists of media contacts
Monitoring media and social media
Researching and writing talking points
One to three years or more of experience working in PR/communications
Excellent writing and interpersonal communication skills
Comfort with tight and shifting deadlines
Strict attention to detail
Ability to work independently essential
Experience working in advocacy organizations a plus
Journalism experience a plus but not required
Women and people of color are encouraged to apply.
Competitive compensation, commensurate with experience, benefits included. Computer and monthly cell phone and Internet stipend provided.
How to Apply: please send cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Job posted: 2020-09-11