Position Media Relations Manager
Location Washington, DC
Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration Ongoing
Status Freelance to Full Time
Rate FL: Up to $35/hour FT: Up to $80,000/year
FT: Up to $80,000/year

Our clean energy policy client in Washington, DC is looking for a Media Relations Manager to join their team on a temporary to full-time role. This position is ONSITE and 40 hours a week.

The ideal candidate will have an interest in clean energy, experience pitching media, and a strong network of media contacts.

You must include relevant samples to be considered.

Duties of the Media Relations Manager:
- Draft news releases, statements, talking points, email pitches, briefing documents, etc
- Promote subject matter experts for key media appearances and speaking engagements
- Train and prep subject matter experts for media interviews, appearances, etc
- Pitch new story ideas to media - print, broadcast, radio, podcasts
- Monitor media outlets for references
- Publish content to website and through email newsletters

Requirements of the Media Relations Manager:
- 3+ years of experience in journalism, media relations, PR
- Bachelor's degree in journalism, communications, etc
- Extensive experience working on media pitches, briefs, statements
- Experience in the energy sector a plus

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: cc289@jobalert.creativecircle.com