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Searching for a PR Associate to join the team!

We're looking for someone who is passionate about understanding and communicating brands, geeks out on identifying strategic trends/conversations, reaches targeted audiences with compelling messages, is dedicated to positively influencing their client's business goals with effective consumer reaching strategies – and likes to have a little fun while they're at it!

The PR Associate will work on multiple client accounts. Responsibilities include:

  • Working with the President to help create long-term PR/Marketing strategies for ext.54 clients.
  • Coordinating with internal teams and clients to understand their brand, and effectively represent it.
  • Identifying and creating engagement opportunities that will help grow the client’s audience and increase their brand awareness.
  • Craft written communications for ext.54 client campaigns.
  • Pitch to journalists via email, phone, social media, etc.
  • Build relationships with key industry/business/consumer media and social influencers.
  • Manage op eds and speaking engagements for relevant clients.
  • Create relevant content for ext.54 clients across multiple industries including travel, culinary, retail/fashion and entertainment.
  • Analyze and report on key metrics and relevant data.

Desired Skills and Experience

  • College graduate required; degree in marketing or public relations preferred.
  • Two to four years of previous marketing/PR experience.
  • Superior written and verbal communication skills.
  • Established local/regional/national media and community contacts helpful.
  • Knowledge of role/importance of the brand in marketing and PR driven activities.
  • Ability to manage many moving parts.
  • Computer skills – Microsoft Office Suite. Media and analytical software a plus (Cision, Meltwater, Sprout, etc).
  • Superior customer service.
  • Lifestyle brand interest.

To apply, please send your resume and samples of any relevant work to info@ext54.com with "NAME - PR Associate" in the subject line. A full job description will be provided. No phone calls or agencies, please.