Public Relations Manager

BLASTmediaMarketing 6-8 Years

Job Description

As a PR manager, you will have the opportunity to interact and build relationships with national and trade media, as well as client contacts from a variety of SaaS brands across the country.

In this role, you will own and execute PR projects on behalf of clients, including media outreach and the development of press releases and other content used to fulfill editorial requests from national and trade media outlets. You’ll also work with a team to advise clients, providing strategies for building thought leadership and securing media coverage.

What You’ll Get to Do
Train with various members of the agency on PR tools and tactics, including those that support client and agency communication, media relations and content development
Work with a team to develop PR plans that support clients' business objectives and key results (OKRs)
Execute media relations campaigns including pitching trade and national media by email and phone
Ghostwrite articles on behalf of client thought leaders and place those pieces with the media
Draft or oversee the drafting of speaking and award submissions for clients
Manage monitoring for and report on secured media coverage using various media monitoring tools
Develop relationships with clients, lead client calls, meetings and other client-agency conversations

What You’ll Need
Understanding of the PR process and how to secure media coverage
The ability to work both independently and as part of multiple teams throughout the agency
Experience working efficiently in a fast-paced environment while managing multiple projects simultaneously
Exceptional writing and editing skills, with a command of grammar and AP style
A positive attitude and eagerness to seek out feedback
A bachelor’s degree in English, journalism, communications or a related field
3+ years of prior work experience in PR and/or media relations

What Will Make You Stand Out
Experience working at or on behalf of a SaaS or other B2B technology brand
Agency experience

Posted On

October 7, 2020