An award-winning boutique public relations and marketing firm, nationally recognized for its social media and marketing campaigns, seeks an energetic, organized PR associate.
The successful candidate must be a good writer and a sound PR all-rounder always willing to learn; the lucky applicant will be part of a small, versatile and busy PR team that is accountable for the day to day digital and traditional communication responsibilities for non-profit and for-profit clients.
The job will include: script and distribute media releases, work in VOCUS (media distribution) , create online content, create PPT and Prezi presentations, participate and contribute to brainstorming sessions; manage media metrics; design online newsletters; script website copy, speeches, assist in designing and running youth communication workshops, some event management and the occasional videography and photography. A strong comfort level with all social media platforms an advantage.
•good written and oral communication ability
•strong proofreading skills
•social media proficiency
•the ability to work independently and to contribute as part of a creative team
•the ability to interact professionally with clients, colleagues and the public
•an understanding of media metrics and collecting data
•demonstrate flexibility and attention to detail
•preferably have some ability to work in graphic software such as InDesign, Prezi
Graduate in PR/Writing/Marketing preferred.
Contact Amanda Smart
Email Address: Amanda@GillespieHall.com