Brian Communications is a strategic communications agency, led by Brian Tierney. Brian Communications has become one of the largest public relations firms in the Philadelphia region with expertise in strategic counsel and planning, media relations, crisis communications and brand positioning.
Manages day-to-day PR activities and client contact for select accounts with direction from senior leadership.
Executes client-approved communications programs.
Develops and track budgets.
Oversees and executes national and local media relations strategies (print, broadcast, online).
Integrates use of social media to support client objectives.
Supervises planning and execution of events for media or other client activities.
Writes and edits media materials (news releases, media advisories, background materials, media messages and Q&A) as well as client presentations, speeches and by-line articles.
May participate in crisis and issues management opportunities.
Assists in the supervision and development of junior staff.
Skilled in program development and execution of PR strategies.
Previous experience in leading teams and managing budgets.
Proven track record of successful media relations coverage; proven experience in pitching business and consumer
stories to various media outlets, including bloggers.
Strong writing and editing skills; background in AP-style writing.
Proven ability to multi task; strong organizational skills and attention to detail.
Experience with social media platforms and their use for audience engagement to support media strategy.
Participate with agency leadership team in developing proposals for new business opportunities.
Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
•Bachelor’s Degree in Communications, Public Relations, Journalism, English, or a related field
•5-7 year’s experience in agency public relations or a similar position