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Public Relations Assistant


Posted by Carmen & Grace Communications on 03/14/2019

Job Basics

Industry Sector: Outdoor

Job Categories: Public Relations

State: KY

City: Louisville

Country: United States

Required Experience: 1 - 3 years

Job Type: Hourly

Salary: $15-20/hour

Required to Relocate: No

Required to Travel: No

Employee May Telecommute: Yes

Job Seeker Must Live Within: Telecommute

Job Description & Requirements

The Public Relations Assistant will work one-on-one with brands to provide, or complement, their current Public Relations efforts and fulfill all aspects of their media relation goals. The role will work closely with both brands and the firm's PR manager to hone on-brand messaging, press releases and stories that highlight the brand's goals. They will also perform extensive short and long-lead outreach in order to raise awareness for brand recognition. Some basic duties.Work with brands internal PR manager or contact to draft, finalize, plan and execute announcements and press releases of any brand news, stories or features.
  • Coordinate and distribute of the news to various press release outlets; trade, business, local, national and consumer-facing media.
  • Assist with managing and coordinating media requests for interviews or coverage opportunities.
  • Assist with the creation of press kit development if necessary.
  • Assist with researching current, relevant trends and coordinate stories.
  • Monitor daily press outreach coordinating coverage if advantageous.
  • Assist with trade show representation.

Excellent communication is an absolute must, along with confident writing abilities and an outgoing personality. Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite encouraged, but not completely necessary.

About Carmen & Grace Communications

Your brand is awesome. Your products are inspiring! It’s Carmen & Grace's aim to get those products into the hearts of new customers, under the eyes of potential media, and into the spaces in people’s gear closets. To connect, we drive your message home socially, uncovering your true customer and creating authentic, beautiful and meaningful stories to grow your identity. We also know how to chat! Over the years, we’ve developed trusted relationships with our media network, giving your bright ideas the opportunity to get into the hands of influencers worldwide. What else sets us apart? We’ve hammocked in the mountains, lounged on the beaches, floated down the rivers…we’ve even bobsledded through Europe! Long story short? We’re not a fluff show. We care about you, and we’ll bring those starry eyed dreams to life!