duties include pitching the media, writing pitches and other client
materials, developing client updates, media monitoring and
administrative duties. An interest in appearing on-air for local TV
segments is a plus.
is a full-time entry-level position with benefits including paid
vacation time, health insurance and 401k.
must have a B.A. in journalism, communications, marketing or a
related field. The best candidates will also have internship
experience with a public relations agency, news station/show or media
best candidates will also understand what editors and producers want
to see and hear when they are creating a story. You must be able to
write clearly and be comfortable pitching clients both in-person and
over the phone. You must be a self-starter with the ability to
initiate, implement, and complete projects without hand-holding. You
must thrive in a fast-paced, demanding environment with the ability
to prioritize and manage multiple, conflicting deadlines and
expectations. You must deliver work on or before deadline. You must
be a communicative team player and someone who’s willing to ask
questions when needed in order to solve unsolvable problems on a
more you commit to this position, the more you will get out of it.
The right hire will love this work.
Spotlight Media Relations:
Media Relations is a public relations agency with offices in New York
and Minneapolis-St.Paul. Our specialty is generating high-impact
media placements for our clients in consumer media with an emphasis
on both broadcast media and data-driven editorial feature content.
Current clients include national beauty, fashion, travel,
health/wellness and lifestyle brands and experts.
send a resume, cover letter and writing sample to Lauren Bettenga at