The Public Relations Specialist is responsible for ensuring all client communication needs are met. The PR Specialist will work with key departments of our team as needed to ensure we are delivering press needs for our clients and maximizing their exposure. This role requires the ability to constantly solve client challenges, work with an array of team members, and communicate with media and other stakeholders to drive projects to completion. We believe in the solid foundation of the traditional approach of PR, but we also believe in building from that foundation and always looking ahead to find ways to disrupt the marketplace. The ideal candidate is expected to be very skilled in written and verbal communication and a master of shaping public perception. Your daily tasks will be filled with communications plans, strategic writing (creative and factual), press releases, press communications, media pitches, creating media lists, building media relationships, outreach, social messaging, maintaining corporate image, events, activations, research, reporting, and more.
As part of a full-service marketing agency, the Public Relations Specialist is expected to work collaboratively in a group setting as well as individually to meet deadlines and produce work that is on-point with our goals and objectives.
SASSO promotes an environment where all of our employees are continually learning and staying up-to-date on the latest marketing trends and techniques in order to provide the best work for our clients. Attention to detail, exceptional organizational skills, exceptional communication skills (both verbal and written), and timeliness are extremely important to excel in this position. Driving publicity and coverage for both SASSO’s clients and the agency itself are paramount to the role.
· Competitive pay
· Flexible schedule
· Remote-friendly office
· Continuing education
· Team-building events
· Annual retreat (when applicable)
· Casual dress code
· Room for growth within the agency services
· Amazing work environment