Community Manager/Media Relations Manager

Employer
Golin
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
May 15, 2017
Closes
May 22, 2017
Hours
Full Time
Community Manager/Media Relations Manager(Job Number: 006231)Description At Golin,we're relevance obsessed. And moreimportantly, we're relevance equipped. Golin has set a cleargoal of being the defining agency of this decade not only through work we do onbehalf of our clients, but what we do for our people. Our recent launchof Golin Life Time (unlimited time off - yep, you heard that right; workplaceflexibility, enhanced family care and our health/wellness benefit) is one ofthe most progressive employee benefits in our industry. As our founder Al Golin wanted, we have aculture of "courageously happy" people.We are looking forsomeone who loves all things media - community management, to pitchingmedia. You have a nose for news as itrelates to our clients business and you love to connect the dots as it relatesto online conversations about our clients (using the Golin "Bridge.") And, you have a passion for more traditionalmedia - pitching to reporters across a variety of categories. WHAT YOU WILL DOGenerate breakthrough, out-of-the box thinking and strivefor more innovative solutions as it relates to social media strategiesMonitor and provide thought reporting on all social mediachannelsDevelop unique daily recommendations for social mediaactivationsDevelop media lists and conduct media outreach on behalf oflocal and national clientsBe a part of an integrated teamContribute to new business effortsQualifications YOU AREScrappy, hungry and resourcefulCreativeCollaborativeSolutions-focusedDetail-orientedGrammar-obsessed WHAT YOU HAVE3-5 years of social and media relations experience (community management, authoring reports, developing pitch materials, etc)Solid writing skills with flawless spelling and grammarAn innate ability to pick up different editorial voices and switch between them seamlesslyAn insatiable hunger for and understanding of social media and traditional mediaPride in describing yourself as a news and information junkieThe desire and willingness to learn new skillsExperience or a willingness to quickly learn about diverse and technical industries from transportation and health care to food and hospitality.Commitment to excellence - ability to manage time, work efficiently and effectively while juggling multiple projects and writing demands with teams across offices and departmentsProficiency in MS Office and social media management tools (Sprinklr, HootSuite, TweetDeck, etc.) Golin is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Golin recruits qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, age, ethnic or national origin, protected veteran status, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status or citizenship status.