Clyde Group is seeking a media relations professional to join our growing communications agency as a Media Relations Specialist. We are a group that is disrupting “business as usual” in communications through creative strategy and tactics focused entirely on results-driven client service. Our team is creative, ambitious, collaborative, competitive, demanding, and highly rewarded.
We’re looking for a self-starter who has established relationships with journalists and can develop new relationships on behalf of clients, turn complex subjects into concise and captivating pitches, and work across every medium.
This position will be a part of the media relations team—reporting to the Senior Director of Media Relations—and work on accounts in the areas of government and business & finance, as well as supporting the firm’s visibility efforts, including executive thought leadership.
The Media Relations Specialist will support media list development/management; research, development and writing compelling pitches, press releases, and media materials; building and enhancing working relationships with the press; and monitoring and advising on PR issues within the competitive media landscape to adjust positioning and outreach as necessary. The primary responsibility for this position is to cultivate, manage, and maximize media opportunities for client accounts.
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To apply, please submit a current resume and writing sample to firstname.lastname@example.org. Make sure to put “Media Relations Specialist” in the subject line.
Clyde Group was named a finalist for PR Week’s “Boutique Agency of the Year” award in 2017 and 2018, and has received national recognition for its fantastic workplace culture, including benefits like competitive pay (commensurate with experience), health insurance, 401(k) match, generous PTO policy, the Clyde Impact pro-bono program, work-from-home summer Fridays and professional development.
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