MassMedia is currently seeking a contract Media Relations Specialist. In this role, candidates will be responsible for the development and implementation of public/media relations initiatives for its healthcare and corporate clients nationwide.
This individual must understand how to develop press releases, craft messages, pitch media and implement campaigns in a fast-pace, ever-changing environment. Ideal candidates are those that thrive in high-energy, fast-paced situations, love the media and current events, work well in a remote team environment, overcome challenges, build relationships easily and are creative thinkers.
Below is a list of the areas of responsibilities as well as key attributes for the ideal candidate for this position:
- Performs day-to-day account work which may include: drafting a wide range of written materials, providing direction and updates to the internal team, maintaining client and media relationships, managing projects.
- Interfaces with client contacts and others in a professional, positive and appropriate manner and has their respect/confidence.
- Skilled writer with the ability to compose and edit all press materials, messages, articles, memos, etc. papers for internal and external use.