Communications and PR Manager - WFH during Covid-19

Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration Possible Full Time
Status Freelance/ possible Full Time
Rate Up to $45/hour DOE
A client is looking for a freelance to possible full-time Communications and PR Manager to join their team.

Responsibilities of the Communications and PR Manager:
- Implement and ensure effective media outreach strategies and tactics.
- Write news releases, media advisories, online content and other materials.
- Field media inquiries and create media responses
- Arrange media interviews
- Create and update media lists
- Assist with distribution of news releases.
- Track media coverage and assist in producing media analytics reports.
- Build relationships with and provide support for local and state field offices and ensure that messages and media communications are consistent
- Ensure that there will be news coverage at major meetings, and conferences.
- Help develop strategic communication plan and key messages.

Qualifications of the Communications and PR Manager :
- 4-7 years media relations experience.
- Experience proactively pitching and placing story ideas in national and local media.
- Excellent writing and editing skills.
- Experience crafting news releases, media advisories, message documents/talking points, social media posts, Op-Eds and online content.
- Must have knowledge and experience in the execution of integrated communication outreach campaigns.
- Must have the ability to maintain quality standards and meet deadlines under a heavy workload.

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: