We are looking for a Senior Media Relations Specialist (Account Supervisor) to join our team!
Ketchum is seeking a highly energetic, versatile, creative storyteller who is passionate about using their media contacts and knowledge to build corporate reputations and brands. This is an exciting opportunity for a strategic, yet hands on, media relations professional.
Do you have an enviable list of consumer tech, retail, lifestyle, personal finance and sustainability media contacts? Are you comfortable helping reporters to tell the most compelling stories, and counseling company executives regarding robust media strategies? Are you driven by seeing your story in print, online and on-screen?
Yes…look no further, we have just the opportunity for you.
We are looking for a Senior Media Specialist to identify and propel relevant stories; a talented individual with a proven track record of media placements and a team player who can drive successful media campaigns. This position is part of Ketchum's Media Specialty, a group of senior media counselors who support clients of the entire Ketchum agency.
Ideal candidate will have strong personal finance, sustainability, consumer, technology, retail and lifestyle media contacts with 6+ years’ experience working in a newsroom or public relations agency environment. Ideal candidate will also have experience in working directly with senior company executives on media opportunities.
We’re looking for required skills, and they can come from any combination of education and experience. Diversity of thought and background are encouraged. Typical qualifications include:
As a global communications consultancy with 90 plus years of experience, Ketchum is a trusted partner who is equal parts creative and analytical. Ketchum is a place where all perspectives and points of view are welcome and encouraged. We are a collection of communications specialists, content creators, creatives, researchers, data analysts, media pros, digital strategists, issues and crisis counselors, and tech nerds. And we love when those worlds collide to create the very best teams and solutions for our clients. We work with the world’s leading brands, emerging start-ups, and everything in between. We are beyond proud to have created some of the most celebrated and award-winning campaigns in our industry. We’re just crazy enough to think we can impact the world – and how it responds to ideas – through communication.
We encourage our employees to be curious, brave, inspiring, and a force for good. Let’s talk. Come belong at Ketchum!
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