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dvCommunications Inc. PR + Media Relations Manager Contract in Toronto, ON

dvCommunications Inc.

Branch Toronto ON CA

Position:
PR + Media Relations Manager
Location:
Toronto, ON

PR + Media Relations Manager*. A multi-tasking, creative, strategic, astute PR professional with at least 5 years PR experience in an agency setting is…

PR + Media Relations Manager

If you’re not willing to settle, we have something in common.

Entrepreneurial. Dynamic. Results Driven. Compelling Communication.

These are our guiding principles. We are an award winning PR agency, named boutique agency of the year in 2016 by IABC. We are growing and looking for PR talent. A multi-tasking, creative, strategic, astute PR professional with at least 5 years PR experience in an agency setting is preferred. Must have incredible attention to detail, killer instinct, and above all, really, truly love this business!

We are a small boutique full of big ideas and passion. We offer a creative work environment with the option to telecommute. This role is perfect for an independent, or stay-at-home mom with PR experience.

Role Requirements

  • Develop, lead and execute PR programs that generate earned media coverage
  • Craft media-worthy stories around client needs, marketing initiatives and customer insights
  • Act as a key contact for all media relations
  • Draft and edit press releases, key messages, briefing documents, talking points, statements, FAQs, and more
  • Support the Marketing team with key events and initiatives
  • Manage press assets, media monitoring and coverage report distribution
  • Provide effective issues management for clients by remaining vigilant of actual and potential issues by preparing timely and appropriate communications strategies to pre-empt or mitigate negative publicity.

Absolute Must-Haves

  • 5+ years of experience in PR in an agency setting
  • Great relationships with media and influencers
  • Bachelor’s degree in PR, Marketing, Journalism or Communications
  • Experience creating strategic PR plans
  • Exceptional written and verbal skills
  • Strong organizational and planning skills
  • A strategic results-focused leader
  • Self-motivated and thrives in a fast-paced environment
  • Bilingualism is a definite asset

No telephone calls please!

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Experience:

  • Media Relations: 5 years (Required)
  • Public Relations: 5 years (Required)

Education:

  • Bachelor’s (Required)

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Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Toronto, ON, CA
Posted on: 2018-04-04
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