We are seeking a team member who is highly polished, professional, passionate, driven and who wants to be a part of a rapidly growing company
Candidates must have a minimum of five years PR agency experience and a proven media relations track record supported by a portfolio of national print and broadcast clips. The ideal candidate is a highly motivated team player possessing the ability to work effectively under pressure and handle multiple clients simultaneously within a variety of industry sectors. Exceptional client management skills and superb communication skills are required.
Required skills and attributes:
BA or BS in journalism, public relations, communications or related field. A minimum of five years PR agency experience pitching national print and broadcast media. Team oriented, warm, engaging and diplomatic personality. Superb written and oral communication skills. Excellent client services skills. Ability to multitask, anticipate needs, switch gears and react immediately. Strong leadership skills and the ability to communicate with energy and confidence.
Specific responsibilities include:
We have a high-energy, collaborative environment with exceptional benefits. We value integrity, dependability, entrepreneurial spirit, motivation, character and a positive attitude; in our clients and in our team. Our firm has been recognized and honored for our commitment to community service and a corporate vision that supports volunteer activities.
Craft and edit written press material; including press releases, media alerts, and requests for coverage that adheres to The Associated Press style guidelines. Research and prepare strategically targeted media lists and editorial calendars using tools provided by the company. Develop and maintain working relationship with various sectors of the media; meet tight media and client deadlines. Secure broadcast, print and online editorial coverage for clients of the agency. Prepare and assist clients for all media correspondence and interviews. Handle multiple clients simultaneously, within a variety of sectors. Managing and mentoring assistant account executives.
Please forward resume and salary requirements to:
Roepke Public Relations
800 LaSalle Avenue. Suite 920
821 Marquette Avenue S.
Minneapolis, MN 55402