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PUBLIC RELATIONS ASSOCIATE

Posted on Saturday, 30 August 2014

PUBLIC RELATIONS ASSOCIATE

The Method Communications team is currently seeking a full-time Public Relations Associate ready to excel in a ridiculously fast-paced environment. Our PR associates have great opportunities for advancement and increased responsibilities as they learn the “method” behind what makes us the fastest-growing PR firm in the Intermountain West. PR associates play a critical role in landing top stories for our clients by managing press lists and media databases, researching media trends, tracking news coverage in local and national press and facilitating award and speaking opportunity submissions.

Recognized in 2012 and 2013 as an “Emerging Elite” Utah company by MountainWest Capital Network, Method represents some of the most dynamic organizations in Utah, Silicon Valley, and Los Angeles. We offer one of the best benefits package in town. Enjoy working in the heart of downtown Salt Lake City in a challenging and rewarding workplace.

REQUIRED

  • Degree in public relations, journalism or related field
  • Previous internship experience in similar role or organization
  • Strong working knowledge of CisionPoint database system
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to multitask and thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to take direction well and self-direct when necessary
  • Exceptional researching skills
  • Fastidious attention to detail
  • Proven proficiency in all Microsoft applications
  • Familiarity with search engines and news tracking services

PREFERRED

  • Experience planning and implementing press tours
  • Experience pitching traditional media
  • Pre-established relationships with members of the media

Resumes can be sent to hr@methodcommunications.com .


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