External Communications Specialist - Atlanta

Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration Open ended
Status Freelance
Rate Up to $32 an hour/ DOE
Our corporate client is looking for an External Communications Specialist who is a strong written and verbal storyteller with experience placing stories in local, national and trade publications and the ability to ideate, organize and implement events to draw media attention on a variety of platforms.

External Communications Specialist Requirements:
- Bachelor’s degree in journalism, media relations, or a related field
- A minimum of 8 years' of experience
- Demonstrated ability to write and edit for a wide variety of formats, including: print publications, websites, videos scripts, correspondence, opinion columns, speeches, fact sheets, Q&As, etc.
- The ability to share published writing samples from news releases, newspaper, TV, online or other similar media upon request is required
- Demonstrated track record in media relations
- Strong communication, relational and technical presentation skills
- Expert in AP style writing and grammar rules
- Proficiency in PowerPoint and Keynote is preferred
- Familiar with digital communications platforms

This is an offsite, long-term, 40 hour a week, freelance opportunity.

JUN. 2020

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: cc101@jobalert.creativecircle.com