PR MANAGER

Recruiter
BLK PR
Location
West Hollywood/ Los Angeles, CA
Salary
Salary based on experience
Posted
27 Jan 2022
Closes
27 Feb 2022
Level
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

BLKpr is a LA based Full-service agency with extensive experience in overall brand development, influencer marketing, celebrity placements & impactful media mentions. We are a group of Genuine and talented Publicists that are well-connected, authentic and results driven.

The ideal candidate should have a minimum of 3+ years of PR agency experience working across a diverse portfolio of lifestyle, fashion &/or beauty brands and strong contacts.Candidates should have a strong desire to accelerate quickly at a fast-paced boutique agency with amazing clients and an impeccable reputation.We are seeking a Public Relations Manager (PR Manager) to nurture a strong industry network, increase awareness through media and event activations for fashion, beauty and lifestyle companies and creatives. Experience working with innovative startups is a plus.

Responsibilities

  • Act as day-to-day client contact and media liaison
  • Conceptualize and create annual plans to meet brand objectives and secure robust media coverage
  • Draft press releases, pitches, positioning statements, talking points, key messaging for brand spokespeople, briefing materials, and more
  • Consistently secure brand features, media briefings, product placement, news items, and more
  • Maintain and expand on strong network of “turnkey” media relationships
  • Attend in-person press meetings with client
  • Support Account Director in managing client requests and media opportunities
  • Leverage existing media relationships as well as cultivate new contacts
  • Manage media inquiries and interview requests
  • Create content for press releases
  • Monitor, analyze and communicate PR results on a monthly basis
  • Evaluate opportunities for partnerships on an on-going basis.
  • Build relationships with thought leaders to grow industry awareness
  • Maintain a keen understanding of industry trends affecting clients and make appropriate recommendations regarding communication strategy surrounding them

Skills

  • 3+ years of public relations experience
  • Proven working experience in public relations required
  • Proven track record designing and executing successful public relations campaigns at both a local and national level
  • Strong relationships with market editors and freelance writers
  • Create strong pitches and angles to obtain attention of media
  • Exceptional writing and editing skills
  • Event planning experience

We offer medical coverage, a great bonus structure & competitive commission, summer hours and incentives. You'll be working in a collaborative and laidback office, surrounded by talented creative teammates committed to excellence for our clients.