Public Relations Associate - We are looking for a freelancer with a flexible schedule and able to take projects as needed.
If you have a solid track record in pitching business, technology and retail stories to the DC/MD/VA media and nationwide, we want to talk to you! We pitch stories to local TV, print & online publications, and are adding a PR Associate to our pitch team. Work is flexible, from your home office, and clients are Fortune 500 companies, many in the retail, technology and hospitality sectors.
* Completed college
* Prior media/PR/pitching experience a must
* Ability to showcase prior success
* Excellent communication skills - verbally and in writing/pitching
* 100% professional approach, verified by references
*MUST be proficient in Excel and have updated versions on office computer - we track a lot of coverage and information in Excel.
Note: We are also hiring Event Managers, so if your expertise includes on-site event work, please let us know! We'd love to hire one person with both talents (events and PR), but have listed the jobs separately.
We are Rockville-based, but most of your work will take place in your own home office.
Email your resume attached and ***ALSO PASTED*** in the body of your email please, along with a list of bullet points (up to 10) outlining your key qualifications and why you'd be a stellar member of our team. Let us know why YOU are the perfect candidate to pitch stories for our clients. Include 2-3 RECENT references with phone #'s & email addresses.
Include desired hourly rate, and let's talk!
***Impt - include “PUBLIC RELATIONS ASSOCIATE – AND YOUR NAME” in your subject line.