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Public Relations Manager

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Apr 05, 2019

Richmond, VA

Freelance

Agent: Greg C.

Job #: 146151

Job Description

Our amazing Richmond-based client is looking for a Public Relations Manager to join their team for a temporary assignment. If you are a PR pro who can jump right in to lead key communications initiatives, this is the opportunity for you. 

  • Title: Public Relations Manager
  • Hours: Part-time. ~10-15 hours per week. 
  • Duration: 2 months
  • Location: Mix of Onsite & Remote. Onsite at least 1x per week. Some remote hours each week. 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • This will be a temporary backfill for current PR resource, taking on key responsibilities
  • Write, edit, and distribute press releases as needed
  • Manage relationships with media entities (print, digital, broadcast) - communicatie and coordinate with editors, reporters, and producers
  • Schedule interviews and prepare staff members to be interviewed by media outlets

REQUIREMENTS

  • Minimum 3-5 years of experience in Public Relations (in-house PR, agency, or freelance)
  • Capable of executing key responsibilities of the Public Relations Manager position with minimal oversight
  • Strong writer, capable of developing word-perfect press releases
  • Demonstrated ability to manage relationships with media partners in order to increase earned media coverage and exposure for the client's events and initiatives
  • Prior experience preparing subject matter experts to be interviewed (identifying key talking points, potential questions, topics to avoid, etc.)
  • Portfolio with samples of previous writing and examples of previous campaigns is STRONGLY PREFERRED

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