Here at H&L, we’re a hungry team of innovative thinkers working in a collaborative culture and creative environment that puts our people and ideas above all else. We’re looking for a Public Relations Coordinator (entry-level) who can match our passion and dedication to go the extra mile. The ideal candidate is an independent and curious self-starter with a demonstrated ability to organize content for a variety of audiences; more on that below…
LOCATION: Downtown Tampa office
SUMMARY: Assist the account team in coordinating public relations plans for agency clients.
- Draft press releases, media advisories, and pitches
- Prepare media briefings, coverage reports, and communications plans
- Work with the Public Relations Manager to develop and refine measurement strategies for PR campaigns
- Provide essential support for press initiatives and client activations
- Monitor editorial calendars and news developments
- Perform research to support communications and messaging
- Maintain strong relationships with internal and external teams, which include media contacts
- Assist with crisis communications as needed
- Understanding of media needs and relationships and knowledge of social media
- Microsoft Office and G Suite
- A bachelor’s degree in journalism, public relations, or in a related field is preferred
- A strong interest in public relations and communication channels
- Excellent communication skills
- Able to independently juggle and prioritize multiple projects and solve problems in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
THE IDEAL CANDIDATE…
- Is a capable writer who has an understanding and a love of news.
- Is a creative thinker and strategist.
- Is proactive, reliable, and resourceful.
- Understands the current media landscape.
- Is able to find and develop stories and drive visibility.
To apply, send cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Subject line: PR Coordinator – FL.
Due to the high volume of applications we receive, we are unable to provide an individual response to every candidate.
H&L Partners is a full-service, integrated agency made up of diverse, collaborative, and multitalented individuals with experience in all areas of marketing communications. H&L Partners is based in Oakland’s Jack London Square, with offices in St. Louis, Phoenix, Chicago, Charlotte, Atlanta, and Miami.
To learn more about us, visit www.handlpartners.com.