FROM PR NEWS
Account Supervisor – Hispanic & Lifestyle – Hunter Public Relations – NY
Account Supervisors – Hunter Public Relations – NY
Director of New Media and Communications – Providence Bruins – RI
Senior Account Executive – The Rosen Group – NY
VP of Communications – CDC Foundation – GA
Junior Account Executive – Blue Sky Communications – NY
Publicist, Corporate Communications – World Wrestling Entertainment – CT
Public Relations Account Supervisor – SBC Advertising – OH
Communications Manager – The Venetian – NV
Social Media Manager
Snooth Media – New York, NY
and evaluate social media marketing plans for Snooth Media. Duties Include: – Develop and execute Snooth Media’s … to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “Social Media Manager.”
Social Media Lead
Barbarian Group – New York, NY
an awesome Social Media Lead for our NY or SF office. The Social Media Lead is responsible for developing editorial … The Social Media Lead needs to be able to identify issues and trends in social media and assess emerging channels on behalf of clients.
Social Media Marketing Specialist
Bizzibiz – Scottsdale, AZ
Identifying and creating new strategies for social media participation. Tracking activities and provide monthly … The successful candidate must have the following requirements/qualifications: An awareness of social media channels…creative thinker…excellent communication skills.
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LISTINGS FROM THE SOUTHWEST
The Arizona State University Vice Provost’s office seeks a student engagement events coordinator. The job closes Dec. 30. Pay is around $30K. This is a great opportunity for the right person–it will involve student event planning for the downtown campus, along with engagement with other campus and downtown stakeholders. The job description and application instructions are here:
Phoenix-based SRP, the nation’s third-largest public power and water utility is recruiting for a Community Relations Representative. This position requires a Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Business Administration or Social Science field with courses in Communications, Behavioral Sciences or Political Science. Over 3 years and up to and including 5 years of experience is also required. Experience in a community contact job, public relations job or journalist is preferred.
More details here: http://phoenix.jobing.com/community-relations-representative/job/3049785
Canyon Communications is looking for an experienced B2B Public Relations Account Executive to join our team.B2B Public Relations is the art of telling great stories, and our clients have them in spades. Our new PR Account Executive will have:
* the drive and tenacity to work with our clients to match the right story to the right opportunity.
* the technical ability to help deliver a world-class finished product.
* the PR-savvy to maximize exposure and help us deliver the right messages to the right audiences on behalf of our clients. Details are here:http://phoenix.jobing.com/public-relations-account-executive/job/3066338
RIESTER seeks a PR Account Executive in its Phoenix office.
* 5-7 years experience in a public relations role, including agency, corporate or community-based organization environment
* A passion for media relations outreach: writing story pitches, news releases and the ability to generate original story angles on an on-going basis
* Experience conducting media outreach to regional and national news outlets, such as newspapers, magazines and broadcast outlets
* Strong written communication skills
oPresentation (creation in PowerPoint or Keynote)
oSocial networking writing (posts, blogs, video captions, photo captions etc.)
oEmail communication writing (subject lines, headline, body copy)
oWriting for websites and familiarity with content management systems.
* Strong verbal communication skills
oInternal team presentations
For a complete job description go here:
The Nature Conservancy
This is a unique opportunity to have impact as part of one of the most influential and trusted global conservation organizations at an exciting and critical time of transition and growth. Reporting to the Arizona state director and as a member of the executive leadership team, the director will help build support and capacity by leading and leveraging marketing as a key element to achieve the conservation vision. S/he will be accountable for envisioning and implementing innovative strategies and tactics that help drive philanthropy, conservation and policy goals, extend the brand to reach new audiences, and position the Chapter as a vital partner to business, government and partner organizations. The complete job description and application instructions can be found here http://tiny.cc/69bco
The Employee Communications/Public Relations Manager is responsible for creating and delivering communications strategies and plans that ensure consistent corporate messaging. This position also monitors and evaluates communication effectiveness to ensure employees utilize the information provided. The Employee Communications/Public Relations Manager also coordinates internal public relations activities related to newsworthy events, and addresses external public relations issues to ensure external groups and media receive appropriate information.
Intel Media Relations Manager – 611512
Job Description: Responsible for the development, coordination, implementation, and/or administration of public relations programs, directed primarily toward the media and secondarily to industry, stockholders and/or employees. Develops, implements and administers public relations policies responsive to corporate and divisional objectives. Reviews materials intended for public release to ensure that they represent the best interests of the company, stockholders and employees and are consistent with established company public relations objectives and policies. Plans, prepares, and disseminates information (e.g. press releases). Individuals act as internal experts, consultants, and program/project managers and represent the corporation to external groups, agencies and vendors. Responds to customer/client requests or events as they occur. Develops solutions to problems utilizing formal education and judgement.
– Bachelor’s degree with emphasis in journalism or public relations (PR), and at least 8-10 years of this type of experience. In-depth knowledge and previous PR or journalism work within the various semiconductor, PC, mobile device, wireless and/or other technology industries is strongly preferred
– Excellent verbal, written and social media communications skills, sound business acumen, an ability to work independently and under pressure, and a willingness to take risks
– Ability to excel as an individual and manage multiple projects simultaneously in a deadline-centric, ambiguous and interrupt-driven environment
– A history of working with and counseling senior business leaders
– Independent, proactive and collaborative, and able to cultivate strong working relationships with internal stakeholders
– Passion for risk-taking and `win and have fun is also highly desired
For a complete description:
Senior Web Content Writer- Arizona Public Service Company
Our senior web content writer will write, edit and proofread content for our aps.com customer-facing website. Primary activities will include, but are not limited to, producing content about our company, our customer products and program descriptions.
Our aps.com website is currently under a redesign. Final web page count is expected to be reduced by 1/3, current page count is 1,800. The senior web content writer will be provided with a recommendation for revised pages and new content. They will then initiate the process of condensing content and writing in web style within the new design framework. The senior web content writer will also guide and prepare a second web content writer who will help with finalizing content. This assignment also includes training on business acumen and a knowledge transfer of the content strategy.
Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Advertising, Marketing, Public Relations, English or related field and eight years writing/editing experience related to publication production of reports, brochures, and speeches; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Exceptional verbal and written communication, strategic thinking, negotiation, interpersonal, and presentation skills. Strong software application skills including word processing and desktop publishing. Excellent project management skills.
The candidate will have an effective writing style that is fresh, consistent and customer friendly. It is essential that our writer be able to work independently and within the context of a strong team philosophy.
Bachelor’s degree in Journalism or related field
4 Years Writing/Editing skills
1 Year Web usability standards and styles
4 Years Web Writing/Editing skills
Interested candidates can send their resumes to Cathy Chiang at email@example.com. For questions, please contact Chiang 480-970-0732.
JOB LISTINGS FROM THE MIDWEST
The Inland Daily Press Association (Des Plaines, IL) seeks a director of communications and marketing who can drive communications/marketing/branding for the association, develop/maintain association publications, take responsibility for oversight/development/maintenance of the association’s Web site and social media platforms, coordinate association messaging/developing/implementing e-mail marketing efforts, create comprehensive advertising/marketing/sponsorship packages supporting its mission and objectives, supervise all external communications, oversee its monthly newspaper, writ and edit copy, develop content, solicit stories from internal and external contributors, work with other departments to develop and produce printed and electronic materials and display expertise in MS Office Suite, content and publication software and Web-based content management systems; must be flexible and be able to travel as required. Resume via –mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The American Red Cross Blood Services Region (Peoria, IL) seeks a communications program manager (Job #BIO16412) with at least five years of progressively responsible PR experience, who will manage PR and communications to enhance public awareness of the need to donate blood, develop/manage/maintain strong media relationships to help achieve annual region collections goals and motivate donors to give blood; the job involves travel. Apply online at http://bit.ly/tBsSL3.
The National Center for Media Engagement (Madison, WI) seeks a senior university relations specialist/communications director who will oversee/execute/continually evaluate its branding/messaging/strategic communications planning direct content across all platforms, serve as lead write and editor for all NCME content, work with other key personnel who utilize a variety of media/methods/communication tools; must execute/evaluate/update an annual strategic communications plan, set priorities for strategic communications on weekly/monthly annual basis, develop talking points and other strategic messaging and align content across all media, actively researches/analyzes/proposes new communications approaches and platforms while directing the efforts of the NCME communications and social media manager; proficiency in Quark, InDesign, Dreamweaver and/or Contribute is a plus. Pay in the mid $50s. Send a completed UW-Extension application form, confidentiality request, applicant survey (all available from the contact below), a detailed resume, contact information for at least five professional references (including e-mail), at least here writing samples that showcase our versatility and writing skills (URLs/Web samples acceptable) while identifying which work is solely yours and what your role was in the others and a narrative of up to two pages detailing how your experience relates to the position, including job duties, qualifications, functions and desirable functions for the open position to Betsy Nelson, Broadcasting and Media Innovations, 821 University Av., Madison, WI 53706, call (608) 262-5221 or e-mail email@example.com.
The St. Louis (MO) Art Museum seeks a writer/editor who has experience writing for specialized audiences, knows art history/PR/marketing/project management, is a good writer/editor/researcher/organizer, can handle multiple tasks and deadlines while maintaining editorial standards; must work closely with multiple departments and vendors, exercise independent judgment and write a variety of communications, press releases, newsletters, member publications and do updating of the museum Web site; familiarity with Quark, Word, Photoshop, Chicago Manual and AP style and digital image standards preferred. Submit resume and contact information for three references online to www.slam.org.
Openings at the University of Missouri (Columbia, MO): Higher education writer (Job #6307) for the University’s Department of Publications and Alumni Communication who will develop story ideas/write/edit/publish articles for Mizzou magazine, its affiliated Web site and other department periodicals; must know Office, AP Style, CMS publishing and have advanced reporting/writing/editing skills; subject line on e-mail should indicate “Senior Information Specialist.”
Editor (Job #6251) capable of leading the internal communication program for faculty and staff who has experience in higher education internal communications and/or corporate communications and can develop/manage the internal communications plan, lead content development of the Mizzou Weekly, plan/coordinate/supervise editorial functions (including the supervision of professional and student staff), coordinate flow of material internally, work assigned beats, develop story ideas, write/edit/proofread articles for other department periodicals and Web sites and perform other duties ass assigned; e-mail should specify “Editor, Internal Communication” on the subject line. Apply online at http://hrs.missouri.edu/find-a-job/staff/index.php, then send 3-5 writing samples that demonstrate range and letter of application to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tech Image’s office in Buffalo Grove, IL is currently in search of an aggressive Media and Public Relations Professional. The potential candidate must have the ability to transform their business by engaging with customers and partners. This will allow the selected candidate to gain valuable experience on high-profile PR programs for innovative tech companies and client associations in mobile communications, homeland security, healthcare informatics, and search and business software. More details at http://journalism.berkeley.edu/jobs/detail/12996/
Johnson Controls, Communications Manager Social Media
The Manager, Social Media will support the social media area, including supporting the development and execution of the social media strategy, and underlying processes and tactics to assist in supporting and advancing the corporate communications objectives globally. This individual will conduct relevant research in social media, identifying the channels for focus in social media. The manager will assist in the implementation of the revised policy for social media and the development of an on-line training program for all employees globally and the follow-on communication of the company policy and program in social media. Further, the position will be responsible for the day-to-day evaluation of social media through metric reports and analysis and identify ways in which to improve the company’s position in social media. More details at http://journalism.berkeley.edu/jobs/detail/12909/
EAST COAST JOBS
Democracy North Carolina (Durham, NC) seeks a communications specialist who has exceptional skills, has a commitment to social justice, can serve as Webmaster, can coordinate online/social media communications and advocacy, can help plan and implement strategies for media relations and all external communications, can coordinate production of various print and online materials, has experience with traditional media relations/marketing/public affairs/PR/campaign communications/other communications professionals, knows NC politics, has experience with social justice issues, has good speaking and writing skills, has experience with Web development, knows CSS/CMS/social media, has background with online organizing and advocacy tools, is highly self-motivated, can prioritize and meet deadlines, can work in a team, can thrive in a hard-working organization dedicated to social change. Resume and contact information for three references to the Hiring Committee, 1821 Green St., Durham, NC 27705 or e-mail email@example.com.
The American Herbal Products Association http://www.ahpa.org is the national trade association for and voice of the herbal products industry.
AHPA is seeking a self-motivated, detail-oriented, creative and highly efficient full-time employee with three to five years of direct publications experience for the creation, distribution and management of its communications products to work out of its Silver Spring, Md., office. The position reports to and assists the director of communications with both logistical and strategic initiatives as well as project management.The position is responsible for daily news searches, article and email generation, editing, publication production and assisting with media relations. The ideal candidate will have a solid portfolio that exhibits excellence in news reporting, press release writing, editing (AP Style) and print and online production processes included. Marketing/promotion experience a plus.The position is also responsible for maintaining and updating AHPA’s websites and its growing social media activities. Experience with and strong abilities to work seamlessly with Microsoft Office Suite; HTML, including writing basic code; CMS for updating websites, preferably DNN sites; Dreamweaver; Adobe Acrobat; and database management are all imperative.
More details at http://journalism.berkeley.edu/jobs/detail/12923/
FROM THE NORTHEAST
Saint Joseph’s University located in Philadelphia has an immediate opening for a full-time Associate Director of Alumni & Development Communications-Content. Incumbent acts as a communications resource and support, providing content for a variety of print and electronic communication vehicles for the Office of Development and Alumni Relations to engage and inform its key constituents, which comprises alumni, parents, and donors/friends. The incumbent must possess a strong aptitude for researching, interviewing, and writing using correct grammar, as essentially the incumbent will focus on providing a wide range of content to support Development(fundraising) and Alumni Relations (engagement) initiatives. Details here: http://tiny.cc/rh7xt
Boston Scientific in Natick, MA seeks a Director of External Communications
The Director, External Communications will create and execute a global external communications strategy designed to increase the visibility and awareness of Boston Scientific, its products, services, employees and corporate citizenship initiatives to external audiences, including media, analysts, investors, credit rating agencies, community organizations, regulatory and government agencies, customers and patients. This individual will help ensure the Company maintains a consistent and coherent voice and strategic message around the world. http://tiny.cc/mb59q
FROM THE NORTHWEST
Salem Hospital seeks a Community Relations Coordinator
With a career in the beautiful Oregon Willamette Valley, you can have it all. Surrounded by ocean beaches, snow-capped mountains and world-famous wineries—just about everything you can imagine and all within an hour’s drive! Low cost of living, minimal traffic, mild winters and warm summers … it’s no wonder Salem was twice named one of America’s most livable cities. The principal entities comprising Salem Health are Salem Hospital, a 454-bed acute-care Magnet facility, West Valley Hospital, a nearby critical-access hospital, and Willamette Health Partners, a hospital-based medical group. Salem Health has received national recognition for healthcare quality and information technology initiatives, and is committed to continued improvement in quality, service and financial performance. We offer a generous compensation and benefits package, and a strong community and employee-focused atmosphere.
Join our dedicated team as the Community Relations Coordinator and welcome the opportunity to grow with our progressive organization!
As the Community Relations Coordinator, you will be responsible for overseeing, coordinating and implementing a variety of major and minor special events and projects, both internal and external, for the organization; developing and creating displays and activities that support the Salem Health brand and business plans for the service lines; and ensuring that collateral and promotional/informational pieces for events and displays get produced on deadline. See more here: http://tiny.cc/csi5m
Tillamook County Creamery Association seeks a Corporate Communications Manager
Develop and effectively coordinate communications to key stakeholders to the media and the community (including co-op members and employees) enhancing the image of the Tillamook Cheese brand. You will oversee media and consumer relations and consumer messaging, and be proactive with employee communications. You will monitor news coverage and serve as a public information contact, research and author reputation management tools, and manage content of employee and patron newsletters coordinating with others to assure integration and integrity of the member association messages.
-Develop and execute an annual corporate communications and reputation management plan
-Media, trade and editorial relations, Community relations and philanthropy, Public and governmental affairs
-Member and employee communications, Consumer relations, Media and online communications monitoring
-Lead team members who will assist with execution of the communications management plan
-Execute community outreach, public affairs, industry programs and employee communications and events
-Coordinate with consumer brand communications team to ensure consistency of message to all stakeholders
-Requires overnight travel
More details at http://tiny.cc/hke57
Microsoft has several communications positions open in Redmond, WA