Boutique public relations firm with long-term A-list clients in the interior design and high-end home furnishings category. This is an exciting position for a motivated and goal-driven publicist. There are 3 of us in the office full-time. We do everything from promoting client events (we have a fashion-design event and a panel discussion with a prominent magazine coming up in June) to pitching client design product – stylish luxury furniture, fabrics, lighting and home furnishings.
Applicants should be organized, resourceful, take initiative, and like a challenge. Strong writing skills are a must. Professional experience in social media is necessary.
− College degree
− 1 year of experience at a public relations or media company (may include internships)
− Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills
− Writing samples
− PC proficient, with knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel
− Working knowledge of social media platforms including Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, WordPress
− Attention to detail
− Ability to prioritize and execute multiple tasks efficiently
Job duties include:
− Writing press releases and pitches
− Sending out press materials electronically
− Pitching national and local editors
− Responding to media requests for images and information on tight deadlines
− Assisting with clients’ social media accounts
− Creating media lists on Cision
Send a resume/portfolio along with a short pitch/cover letter stating why you’re interested in this position and what your career goals are.
Salary DOE. Health benefits or health benefit subsidy after 3 months.
• p.r. and/or social media: 1 year