Media Relations Strategist

New York, New York, USA Operations Full-time
Cision employs the brightest, most passionate people in the tech industry. We’d love for you to join our growing team! We invest in our people through training and professional development while supporting you along the way—all so you can meet your career goals. To us, the most important measure of our success is yours.


The Media Relations Strategist role entails supporting the Media Relations Department in all areas - from drafting press materials, liaising with the media, and strategizing on media ideas to support all subjects including consumer, healthcare, lifestyle, non-profit, automotive, sports, multicultural and technology.  

Essential Duties

  • Tasks include but not limited to:  
  • Writing media materials
  • Coordinating pitching efforts Creating targeted distribution pitch lists
  • Developing relationships with producers and bloggers, Seeking out fresh spokespeople to add to our growing roster
  • Attending satellite media tours
  • Working closely with the Media Relations team to develop and execute a wide range of broadcast projects
  • Other tasks include working within the Media Relations department on various projects, as needed.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree and at least one to two years working in Public Relations or Communications required
  • Strong media writing skills A creative, outside the box thinker Must be proactive in follow up to internal and external teams
  • Be an energetic self-starter who can work well with various teams
  • Strong knowledge and interest in social media vehicles Be a dedicated team player within the Media Relations group, as well as the entire company Job is currently remote, but otherwise based out of the brand new, downtown NYC office – amazing views!
  • All applicants must send a resume and cover letter to be considered for this position.
As a global leader in PR, marketing and social media management technology and intelligence, Cision helps brands and organizations to identify, connect and engage with customers and stakeholders to drive business results. PR Newswire, a network of over 1.1 billion influencers, in-depth monitoring, analytics and its Brandwatch and Falcon.io social media platforms headline a premier suite of solutions. Cision has offices in 24 countries throughout the Americas, EMEA and APAC. For more information about Cision's award-winning solutions, including its next-gen Cision Communications Cloud®, visit www.cision.com and follow @Cision on Twitter.
 
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