Public Relations (PR) Officer Full Time
a Confidential Company
United States | Bachelor's Degree | 1 - 3 years | Full Time | Male or Female | Media/Journalism | Client Services
*Public relations officers use a wide range of media to build and sustain good relationships between the employing organisation and its clients through planned publicity campaigns and PR activities.
*Public relations account executives are responsible for handling all aspects of planned publicity campaigns and PR activities during periods of crisis.
Duties and Responsibilities
*Planning publicity strategies and campaigns
*Writing and producing presentations and press releases
*Dealing with enquiries from the public, the press, and related organisations
*Organising promotional events such as press conferences, open days, exhibitions, tours and visits
*Speaking publicly at interviews, press conferences and presentations
*Providing clients with information about new promotional opportunities and current PR campaigns progress
*analysing media coverage
*commissioning or undertaking relevant market research
*liaising with clients, managerial and journalistic staff about budgets, timescales and objectives
*designing, writing and/or producing presentations, press releases, articles, leaflets, ‘in-house' journals, reports, publicity brochures, information for web sites and promotional videos.
Skills and Specifications
*Excellent communication skills both orally and in writing
*Excellent inter-personal skills
*Good IT skills
*Ability to prioritise and plan effectively
*Awareness of different media agendas