Robert Half The Creative Group Corporate Communications Specialist in Atlanta, Georgia
TCG ATL has a hot new client with a position open for a Corporate Communications Specialist. In this role, you will handle the daily coordination and implementation of media relations and corporate communications duties. The primary responsibilities include writing, editing, event planning and presentation development. This will consist of an equal mix of sponsored event planning, messaging and positioning for events, and drafting press releases and conducting media relations activities. This is a one-year contract position with the possibility of extension. Responsibilities:
Write daily communications including articles, press releases, speeches, fact sheets, etc.
Cover all media relations for all national locations
Track and respond to weekly media inquiries
Arrange and facilitate media interviews and prepare media coverage reports
Coordinate corporate sponsorship activities; tracking and responding to requests, managing legal and accounting components of sponsorship events
Planning and support for local corporate and sponsorship events
Demonstrated media-savvy with strong relationships with reporters
Strong speech writing capabilities
At TCG, we're committed to you from the moment you sign up. We won't make you work a certain number of hours or fill out piles of paperwork before we commit to you and your professional future. We believe it's important to spend time with you from the beginning in order to assess your skills, determine your strengths and figure out the type of work you want to do. Our trained staffing professionals understand that you have a real passion for your work and do their best to find opportunities that are the best fit for you. And we don't stop there. We're also available to help with your career questions, provide tips on improving your portfolio and acing interviews, and more. Plus, as one of our registered candidates, you'll have access to thousands of online training courses and books – and of course, everything is free and available when you need it.
Apply for this job now or contact our branch office at 1.888.846.1668 to learn more about this position.
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Req ID: 00900-9500695457
Functional Role: Public Relations - Copywriter
Postal Code: 30326
Bachelor's Degree is Communications (Public Relations, Journalism or related field) is required
Five years of experience in communications/public relations/media relations
Experience managing and coordinating events
Excellent communication skills (both verbal and written) with some accounting knowledge
Excellent writing skills with knowledge of AP style
Media Relations experience
Strong presentation skills
Ability to travel up to 25% of the time
Ability to manage budget and supervise outside vendors
High degree of PC literacy; MS Office especially PowerPoint and Excel Writing samples and an assessment to demonstrate proficiency with PowerPoint and Excel will be required Qualified candidates should apply directly to casey.burke AT creativegroup.com. Writing samples should be included along with a resume.