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

Country: USA

State: GA

City: Atlanta

Postal Code: 30326

Compensation: DOE

Requirements: Qualifications:

  • 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 Writing samples should be included along with a resume.