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Publicist, Vice President & Social Media Manager

Posted: 2014-9-15

Job Description

Publicist, Vice President & Social Media Manager

We are interviewing to fill 3 positions below. To apply, email a cover note and resume to Rebecca@BrooksPR.com.  We look forward to hearing from you!

 

Vice President

The Vice President will manage day-to-day programs for leading consumer brands, primarily in the food, restaurant, home, fitness and celebrity expert space. This role requires 8-10 yrs experience dealing with large, multi-faceted programs and multiple client contacts within the company.  It requires strong project management skills and strong team management skills.

Day-to-day responsibilities:

 - Account, team and program management

- Media relations and social media strategy

- Issues management counsel

- Collaboration with all client agency partners

Qualifications: 

- Smart, dedicated, creative, team player, with excellent problem solving skills

- Regular use of social media strongly preferred

- Effective editor and writer that can provide clear direction

- Strong ability to organize and mentor teams and manage programs

- Strong work flow experience and project manager

- Exposure to lifestyle brands

- Strong editing/writing abilities

- Exposure to large-scale media events

- Big brand exposure, food/lifestyle/fitness experience a plus 

 

Publicist

The Publicist must have 4-5 yrs experience and responsibilities will include:

- Overseeing staff

- Daily pitching to local and national print, broadcast and online media

- Working with the team to create and implement PR programs

- Conceptualizing and writing press materials and pitch letters

- Client counsel

- Strategy development

Qualifications:

- Related client experience

- Solid print, online and broadcast contacts and experience

- Excellent writing and phone skills

- A strong understanding of social media

- Ability to work in a fast paced environment

- Must be smart, fearless, energetic and most importantly…no attitude.

 

 

Social Media Manager

Develop and implement effective social media programs on behalf of a range of food, home, fashion, beauty and personality clients.  This position requires at least 3 yrs experience, a deep knowledge of digital platforms and solutions, as well as the ability to develop, draft and present strategic programs. 

Responsibilities:

-Develop and implement innovative social media strategies and programs that produce superior results for clients

-Manage and execute social media project execution

-Educate clients about strategic benefits of social media opportunities

-Guide and train account staff on social media services, solutions and strategies

-Develop plans for generating and pursuing new business

Qualifications: 

-traditional PR experience a plus

-Strong verbal, written and technical communication skills

-Proficient in major social media and online tools

-Strong leadership/team building abilities

-Experience writing/editing for the web