Media Relations Specialist

Home - Job - Media Relations Specialist
  • Anywhere
  • This position has been filled

Do you have a knack for tech media relations? Have the passion and dedication to champion a cause for a client and drive media coverage? Want to be a part of an agency that has helped 100s of tech companies tell the right story and steal the thunder from their competitors? If so, Engage PR wants you!

Engage PR is looking for an experienced freelancer or part-time Media Relations Specialist to support our growing firm. The Media Specialists will work with the senior team members to drive coverage for our clients. In this role, the Media Specialist will work within multiple accounts to drive coverage, executive visibility and other media-focused programs. This role is fully remote. We offer a dynamic, flexible working environment for highly driven and collaborative professionals.

We work with B2B tech companies shaping the security, cloud, enterprise, mobility and telecommunications industry.

 

Media Specialist Responsibilities:

  • Maintain and build active relationships with key media in the technology, business, online and broadcast markets
  • Secure coverage for client’s news and thought leadership campaigns
  • Demonstrate the ability to engage with media on a variety of topics and secure briefings and coverage in core media areas, as well as with media that cover adjacent markets

We are seeking a professional, mature and confident individual who is driven to engage with the media and garner media coverage. Other qualifications include, but are not limited to:

  • Ability to think proactively and strategically about how to leverage media opportunities for our clients; ability to develop creative pitches that include multiple clients
  • Strong, established relationships with the media
  • In-depth understanding of the editorial process
  • 4-6 years experience in PR agencies or corporate relations
  • Experience and knowledge of B2B technologies, security, telecom or enterprise experience is a plus
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills

This is a part-time position to start, but has the potential to be full time as the agency grows. Experienced freelancers are also encouraged to inquire.

Interested? Please apply with a cover letter and resume as attachments to info@engagepr.com.