NY/LA/DC PR and Communications Jobs
Responsible for the development and implementation of media, and public relations activities in support of Cablevision’s consumer phone, cable and high-speed Internet services and related company programs and initiatives. Candidates with journalism and/or political campaign experience preferred, successful candidates will also have experience initiating effective PR campaigns on social media and Web 2.0 platforms.
The Director will create media relations campaigns, communicate with a diverse array of media including consumer, trade, online and wire service, and facilitate interaction between senior executives and external audiences. Must have 5+ years relevant experience developing highly effective PR initiatives in a fast-paced corporate or agency environment and be a self-starter with excellent written, verbal and platform skills, inherent curiosity and meticulous attention to detail.
To apply, send resumes to execrecruit (at) cablevision (dot) com
Domus VP Public Relations Account Director, Los Angeles
A full-service marketing communications agency located in Philadelphia has an immediate opening for a results-oriented VP Public Relations Account Director to work in Los Angeles. The ideal candidate will demonstrate the ability to think strategically, pitch creatively, and utilize the full range of traditional, new-media, and social media Public Relations tactics to garner national, local, trade and broadcast placements for a high-profile client in the home furnishings category.
This position involves managing day-to-day activities for the client as well as hands-on research, conceiving, writing and polishing Public Relations correspondence, managing existing media contacts, and proactively seeking new opportunities for placements to ensure total client satisfaction. Must possess strong business sense and financial aptitude.
Candidate should possess 7+ years experience. Candidate MUST possess strong national media AND home furnishings background. Culinary experience a plus. Please forward resume and salary requirements to: humanresources (at) domusinc (dot) com. No phone calls please.
Online Community Organizer for Netcentric Campaigns in Washington, D.C.
The Online Community Organizer will develop strategies and projects to build a strong online community across a national network of organizations working to prevent childhood obesity. The Online Community Organizer is responsible for facilitating the development of emerging online projects supporting the community and providing instructional technology support through online coaching and training.
The ideal candidate is experienced in internet strategy, online organizing, and online political or advocacy campaigns. She or he will excel at developing organizing strategies and empowering community leaders, be capable of translating user needs into functional specifications for online applications, and be responsible for meeting project goals and deadlines.
The Online Community Organizer will be organized and will thrive in the fast-paced tempo of an online campaign. He or she will successfully balance the management of internal staff, clients, and vendors and will be enthusiastic, diplomatic, determined and quick witted. The Online Community Organizer will also adapt well to a small but growing team and will bring along a blend of curiosity and professional courtesy.
Please send your resume, a cover letter, one writing sample (such as a blog post, e-newsletter, or short proposal) and at least 3 professional references toocoresumes (at) greenmediatoolshed (dot) 0rg. Green Media Toolshed is an equal opportunity employer.
The Pew Center on the States Senior Associate Communications in Washington, DC
[Courtesy of FlackRabbit.com] A division of the Pew Charitable Trusts, is looking for a Senior Associate, Communications to be an active member of a campaign team working with the media at the local, state and federal levels. This position requires a minimum of 4 years experience in media relations and campaign communications, preferably with public policy or nonprofit advocacy organizations. Must have excellent writing skills and the ability to thrive in a creative, fast-paced and highly professional work place that emphasizes excellence, collegiality and teamwork.
Interested candidates should apply online and also email your resume directly to jlaudano (at) pewtrusts (dot) org.