About the Role
Junior Publicist is an intermediate-level public relations role responsible for providing support to PR firm and senior executives, and clients, through crafting public relations materials, such as press releases, media alerts, and pitches, as well as conducting media outreach.
MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Writing and Distributing Press Releases and Media Alerts.
Develop, Implement and Execute Publicity Campaigns for Clients.
Track Client Media Coverage on a Timely Basis.
Craft Informational PR Assets for Electronic Press Kit.
Develop Story Ideas and Craft Owned Content for Clients’ Medium and Blogs.
MINOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Conduct Research, Manage and Update Media Lists.
Cultivate and Nurture Client Relationships.
Attend Client Meetings, Virtually or In-Person As-Needed.
Put Together and Assemble Reports, Including QBRs.
QUALIFICATIONS FOR THE JOB:
Education: BA Degree in PR, Communications, Journalism or similar relevant field.
Experience: Proficiency using Cision, Google Suite, ClickUp, Otter, and HARO. At least 2 years of hands-on media relations experience with increasing levels of responsibility for campaign and management as well as agency experience.
Passion and a true interest in the PR industry.
Personable and thoughtful demeanor.
Must be a strategic thinker who is a strong team player and willing to take responsibility for project oversight.
Outstanding organizational and time management skills.
Superb written, verbal and interpersonal skills.
Must demonstrate ability to cultivate and nurture relationships with members of the media and clients.
Must have ability to pay close attention to detail, execute tasks in timely manner, and provide excellent reporting to agency and client.
About the Company
grapevine pr + consulting is an award-winning full-service public relations firm boasting an extensive client roster spanning tech, celebrities, brands, and high-profile experts. It is based in Los Angeles, Austin and Nashville. It was established in 2006.