<p>Job Description</p>

<p>Strong media relations skills, previous agency experience combined with an enthusiastic approach to providing outstanding client service is the foundation of this position.&nbsp; The primary responsibilities are to liaison between Magrino and the clients, to implement PR programs and tactics, serve as one of the day-to-day contacts for both the media and clients, and handle many of the writing tasks for the account.</p>


<li>Manage all tasks, projects, and functions of accounts</li>
<li>Complete communication initiatives</li>
<li>Apply interpersonal, conceptual, problem solving, consulting and teaching skills</li>
<li>Manage and improve media relations</li>
<li>Edit and ensure the quality of media materials</li>
<li>Understand the focus and needs of the clients; anticipate client needs in advance</li>
<li>Identify hot topics for the client and monitor trends; proactively initiating coverage</li>
<li>Initiate, prepare and attend client meetings</li>
<li>Develop a variety of press materials including timelines, press releases, media alerts, photo captions, client memos, pitch letters, status reports, and gossip items</li>
<li>Proactively identify issues as part of media relations and recommend solutions/media opportunities</li>
<li>Screen media inquiries</li>
<li>Call on and track editorial calendars for clients</li>
<li>Participate in new business initiatives: plan writing, presentation</li>
<li>Working knowledge of social networks and ability to assist clients with developing strategies and monitoring share of voice.</li>

<p>Education and Experience Required:</p>

<li>BA/BS Degree is preferred</li>
<li>2-3 years minimum experience in public relations</li>

<p>Knowledge and Skills Required:</p>

<li>Excellent interpersonal and communication skills</li>
<li>Detail oriented and results oriented</li>
<li>Ability to prioritize while simultaneously working on numerous projects</li>


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