PR Specialist

Location Toronto, ON (Fully remote)
Starts mid-late May
Duration 4 weeks to start (possible extension)
Status Freelance
Rate UP to $40/hour
Our boutique agency client is looking for a PR Specialist to join their team for a few weeks to start 10-15 hours/week to help launch a couple of new accounts! If you have experience pitching traditional media and you know how to identify and connect with brand relevant social media influencers - we want to talk to you!

What you'll be doing as the PR Specialist in this role:
- Learning about the client's brand/product and program goals.
- Putting together engaging pitch packages to take to media outlets mainly in print and broadcast.
- Identifying social media influencers who align with the brand - contacting them and negotiating agreements.
- Ensuring both media outlets and social influencers have what they need related to brand assets, product information etc.
- Monitoring media and social content and flagging any issues.

Skills and Experience:
- 3+ years experience as a PR Specialist, Manager or similar role.
- Experience and contacts in the traditional media world including print and broadcast.
- A history of pitching stories and negotiating placements.
- Good understanding of social media influencer world - experience securing influencers who align to your client's brand.
- Organized and able to manage the content and assets to the media outlets and with the influencers.


Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to:

About Creative Circle
Creative Circle is a recruiting agency, and we proudly match professionals with companies looking for talented team members. The above listing is for a role with one of our clients. Our connections at top companies get your resume in front of the right people and access to amazing positions that aren't posted anywhere else. If you’re a good fit for this role (or another we're currently working on), a local recruiter will reach out to schedule a screening interview. We present only the top candidates to our clients.

For Creative Circle to represent you for this assignment opportunity, you must be currently authorized to work in Ontario, Canada, without the need of employer sponsorship for a non-immigrant visa.