PR Coordinator - Lehigh Valley

Starts Within the Week
Duration Months
Status Freelance
Rate DOE
Our client, a food manufacturer, is looking for a PR coordinator, to help assist and support their PR and media team secure media and press coverage for their factory's grand opening early next year.

This candidate will be local to the Allentown-Bethlehem area and available and comfortable to be onsite for meetings with the CEO, media outlets and press coverage during the opening.

The PR coordinator will be:
- crafting and creating the story around the CEO, to pitch and obtain media coverage for their factory's grand opening
- assist with soliciting and securing local press, including photographers and reporters to cover the event on-site
- organizing news conferences, interviews, local press kits
- reporting on update and progress to team along the way

The PR coordinator will have:
- at least 5 years of experience in PR, media relations or business communications
- experience from the food, beverage CPG or hospitality industry would be helpful
- knowledge and networks in the PA press and media space, connections to nation business outlets is a plus!
- client facing, ability to work with and present to high level executives including the CEO
- ability to represent the PR team locally, while effectively telling the story of this company and how it came to be

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: