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Monday, September 12, 2011

LaBreche - Media Relations Specialist

Job Description

The Media Relations Specialist role works within a Solutions Team to engage media on our clients ’ business es and events.

Responsibilities

Work collaboratively with the Strategists, channel experts and clients to secure media placements that drive strategic business results Coordinate with cross-discipline solutions teams to ensure on-time delivery of projects Pitch media on newsworthy information, events, promotions Create press kits Network and make contacts with community and news outlets Coach spokespeople for interviews and presentations Understand how an audience will perceive a promotion, press release, etc., and work with the solutions team to optimize the engagement

Qualifications

Minimum of 3 years of experience in a PR role Passion for consuming news media and building relationships with editors, reporters, producers Enthusiasm and creativity to provide original ideas Ability to work independently and in collaboration with others Excellent oral and written communication skills Capable of working concurrently on several projects Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail Interpersonal skills to work directly with clients and team members Strong problem-solving skills Openly accept client and internal team feedback Experience in working in a fast-paced environment Education Bachelor’s Degree in PR/Communications or journalism

Additional Information

LaBreche offers a fun, team-focused and energetic atmosphere, with a variety of perks that support a flexible and rewarding work-life blend.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.


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