Public Relations Coordinator

Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Jul 19, 2021
Closes
Jul 23, 2021
Ref
JR-90272481
Hours
Full Time
Job Description

The Washington Post is seeking a Public Relations Coordinator to join the Communications team. Responsibilities include fielding and booking TV/radio requests, setting up and producing TV live shots and radio interviews, telephone coverage, researching media contacts, various administrative duties and supporting the VP of Communications, PR managers and publicists with additional projects as needed.

The right candidate must be able to provide outstanding customer service and be an enthusiastic professional. He or she should have a proactive attitude, willingness to work as part of a team and desire to learn.

Required Skills:
  • A passion to work in a fast-paced news environment.
  • Careful attention to detail with good follow-through.
  • Strategic thinker.
  • Resourceful and self-motivated nature.
  • Customer service-focused.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong computer skills, including Internet research.
  • Organized and adaptable, with ability to multi-task within deadlines.


The Post strives to provide its readers with high-quality, trustworthy news and information while constantly innovating. That mission is best served by a diverse, multi-generational workforce with varied life experiences and perspectives. All cultures and backgrounds are welcomed.

The innovation doesn't end in the Newsroom - dozens of teams power The Washington Post. We are now hiring the next innovator - how will you Impact Tomorrow?

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