PR Community Relations Specialist

job type: Temporary

location: Miami, 33172

job description:
Higher education facility based in Doral, FL is looking for a part-time, bilingual (English/Spanish), experienced Public Relations and Community Specialist to join their team!

Youll get to work from the comfort of your own home as this role will be almost exclusively remote with only a few onsite meetings as needed.

As the PR / Community Specialist, youd be working approximately 25/hrs a week under the direction of the Chief Marketing Officer. Youll carry out several duties, which will include media pitching, copywriting, social media content creation and other marketing efforts.

If you are an impeccable storyteller with an ability to bring concepts to life through copy, images and videos, we want to speak with you!

As the PR/ Community Specialist you will:

– Be a supporter on all media relation efforts (press materials, story creation, arranging interviews, etc.)
– Assist the CMO in creating and integrating PR/ Community agendas that support main goals
– Work on many projects independently with minimal to no supervision
– Produce content for all channels both owned and paid ( i.e. social media, print, ads, web, etc.)
– Represent the institution at events and when communicating with media
– Support social media strategy and assist with content development and engagement
– Analyze and report performance on strategic projects
– Partner with other communications and marketing teams to develop content and assist with the institutions editorial calendar
– Ensure all content is consistent in voice and style, ensure content is in active voice and follows AP Style

Background Profile:

– Robust understanding of PR media/ practices and community relations
– Bilingual (English/Spanish) with strong written and oral communication skills.
– Excellent understanding of social media marketing and management
– Experience creating copy for multiple platforms (press, editorial, social media, web, etc.)
– Familiarity with different writing style guidelines (i.e. AP Style)
– Ability to work in a team setting as well as independently as needed
– Exceptional organizational and self-management skills
– Experience with reputation management and executing crisis management
– Ability to work with high volumes under tight deadlines
– Exceptional communication skills both verbal and written, ability to communicate with peers as well as management, executives and partners
– BS/BA degree in PR and 5+ years of related experience
– Preferred: Experience working in education industry, experience with PM software, HTML skills, Google Analytics skills

This is a remote ongoing contract opportunity, 25hrs/ week with a company in the Doral, FL area.

To apply, please submit your resume, case studies and/or portfolio link for immediate consideration.

Due to the volume of applications, we are unable to respond to each application personally. If we are interested in your qualifications, we will contact you via telephone or email as soon as possible.

We’re highly selective

because the more our clients get the level of creativity they’ve come to expect from us, the more they choose to use us and you.