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Publicist

MusicPromoToday is looking for an experienced PR professional who loves media relations and storytelling to join our growing global communications team.

location

Montreal, New York

Job type

Permanent

posted on

June 1, 2021

Responsibilities:

  • Manage and execute media relations programs that drive media coverage.
  • Leverage internal data to produce and pitch regular data-driven stories, and author posts for our press room.
  • Collaborate with regional partners for ideation and amplification.
  • Follow industry events, awards program, monitoring and submitting for relevant opportunities that map to business goal.
  • Develop messaging and materials, including press room posts, press releases, Q & As, company statements, media lists, etc.
  • Arrange, facilitate and manage media briefings, including spokesperson prep and materials development.
  • Manage inbound media requests and speaking inquires.
  • Help track and measure team results.
  • Collaborate closely with marketing, data, design and other internal departments on story development and amplification.

Technical Skills & Qualifications:

  • The Skill Set – 4+ years of professional experience in public relations.
  • PR agency background preferred.
  • Strong grasp of PR fundamentals, including media relations, an eye for stories, messaging development, spokesperson prep
  • Experience with data storytelling and unafraid to dig into a spreadsheet to identify trends.
  • Consumer, business and tech media contacts.
  • Excellent communications skills, and balance of an analytical and creative mindset.
  • Proven success in building and managing relationships with press, colleagues and leadership, and creating and implementing media campaigns.
  • Strong writing and editing skills, along with the ability to prioritize, plan and execute simultaneous projects.
  • Entrepreneurial, make it happen attitude, motivated by results, and ready to jump in.