Public Relations Manager
About the role
The Public Relations Manager will sit on the Brand Team leading media relations strategies and outreach on behalf of the organization. Partnering with our Brand Director, this person will help increase the organization’s media and overall visibility to further our mission. Applicants should have a strong PR background and clearly demonstrated experience building media relationships and achieving successful press visibility for a person or brand.
The application deadline is May 3, 2021. Please apply at: https://jobs.lever.co/newstory/45ec0796-0512-4a84-9283-7e4d0c440eb8
Responsibilities: • Developing media outreach strategies • Developing media materials including press releases and media kits • Building and maintaining media relationships • Creative storytelling and garnering press coverage – local, national, and international • Identifying and confirming speaking engagements and events to increase the organization’s reach and visibility
Who You Are: • You have 5+ years of relevant work experience • You have a repertoire of strong positive media relationships and connections • You have strong organizational skills, and the abilities to work under pressure, meet deadlines, and budget time • You have the ability to take initiative in response to direction from managers and feedback from peers • You’re described as flexible and able to quickly adapt to new strategies • You have great interpersonal communication skills • You have excellent verbal and written communication skills with demonstrated ability to rapidly deliver information and work with numerous stakeholders • You’re experienced in leading internal team and external agencies through successful campaigns • You have experience with Cision or similar database is a nice-to-have but not required • You have experience working with executive-level communications • You are solutions-oriented and resourceful
Why you should join New Story Charity
We pioneer solutions to address global homelessness and imagine a world where no human lives in survival mode. Watch this 2 minute video to see our journey from YC to a team of 21 building homes around the world -> https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2lOYPMLcfHU