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Company: Findsome & Winmore
Location: Orlando
Job Description:


Position Description:


The PR Manager serves as the leader and primary interface for all public relations on behalf of designated Findsome & Winmore clients. The PR Manager will provide guidance on all aspects of PR relations for both the agency and the client. The clients will cover a variety of brands, business sectors, geographic markets, and target audiences. This position includes ongoing media relations, creating and distributing content, leading strategic communications planning, providing analytics, and overseeing the day-to-day execution of PR plans for clients and ongoing news/publicity initiatives that generate media coverage.

 

 


Responsibilities: 

 

  • Pitch, create and manage all content, including but not limited to, press releases, blogs, social media, website, brochures, press kits, fact sheets, and biographies
  • Understand client business (and the industry in which it participates), provide appropriate and timely strategic client guidance
  • Publicize assigned initiatives (corporate, brand/marketing programs, product launches, etc.)
  • Generate broadcast, print and internet coverage for clients in audience-focused news outlets
  • Develop and sustain excellent working relationships with trades, reporters and outlets
  • Participate in and train for spokesperson media training activities
  • Coordinate with clients to manage news affecting crisis communication and brand reputation
  • Stay abreast of key issues facing client industries
  • Collaborate with internal, social media and influencer engagement teams to extend and maximize "news"
  • Oversee media monitoring processes and reporting to brand teams for assigned brands
  • Support overall corporate business goals and priorities and collaborate with counterparts in agency to support corporate priorities
  • Manage projects to ensure that deadlines and quality standards are met
  • Assist in managing account support on all media relations strategies
  • Ability to multi-task and manage multiple deadlines
  • Passion for brainstorming creative ideas and storytelling
  • Strong analytical and strategic planning skills
  • Outstanding media relations skills, including the experience and confidence to speak with the press on a daily basis on a wide, varying range of topics
  • Expertise in producing b-roll, video news releases and other supporting video
  • Proven success in generating national, local and regional media coverage
  • Excellent writer and editor
  • Excellent understanding of and experience with social media
  • Effective verbal communications skills and ability to influence internal and external audiences
  • Able to manage multiple projects and tasks, various internal clients and a fast-paced/on-deadline environment
  • Thorough understanding of and experience working with media (print, broadcast, online, social)
  • Excellent collaborator and builder of relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • Experience and leadership with crisis management
  • Ability to thrive in fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment balancing multiple priorities
  • Proven success in local and national media relations programs


Skills/Experience
Required: 

 

  • APR designation and public relations agency experience required
  • Bachelor's degree in Public Relations, Journalism or English
  • 5-7 years of experience in public relations or marketing (agency experience preferred)
  • B2B background preferred

 

 
   


Benefits:


Position is entitled to all company benefits as outlined in the company handbook.

How To Apply:
Please send resumes, cover letters and salary requirements to: Kelly Rogers VP of Client Services krogers@findsomewinmore.com No phone calls, please.