Media Relations Consultant - San Francisco

Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration 3 Months
Status Freelance
Rate DOE
Our dental client is seeking a Media Relations Consultant to help their team on a 40 hour per week, 3 months assignment. One day each week will be onsite in the San Francisco office.

In Media Relations Consultant role you will be responsible for:
*Supporting the Media Relations Team to develop and implement high-profile strategic external communication initiatives to increase brand awareness and bolster the reputation of the company and its affiliate companies across 15 states and Washington D.C.
*Working cross-functionally throughout the organization to create compelling and strategically focused content to effectively reach and engage relevant external stakeholder audiences in creative and compelling ways.
*Pitching media stories and editorials to online, print, broadcast and radio media outlets.
*Managing radio and satellite media tours.

The ideal Media Relations Consultant will have:
*A Bachelor's degree in communications, journalism or marketing with experience and demonstrated success creating compelling content and stories.
*5+ years of related experience.
*Broad knowledge of recent industry best and emerging practices, including digital and social platforms to engage employees.
*Experience pitching media and successfully securing earned media placements.
*Experience drafting social media content is a plus.

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: