We are working with a very prestigious financial/corporate PR agency in NYC that has a compelling career opportunity for a high energy, motivated Associate level corporate communications professional. We are looking for someone with 2 to 5 years of experience handling corporate PR with a strong grasp of the basic PR tools, and strong research, writing and editing skills. The right person will be a quick study with the ability to grasp complicated issues, think proactively and have a strong handle on, and interest in current events. Associates should be committed to delivering high quality results to clients and to bettering themselves and the firm.
In this role, the Associate will be providing essential support to assigned account teams, including daily media relations, and developing high quality written material such as press releases, PR plans and strategy memos for clients.
We are looking for someone with excellent oral and written skills who can multi-task with the best of them, manage deadlines and handle a fast paced environment. The Associate will be maintaining close, high level working relationships with clients, journalists and analysts. There will be some administrative duties to back all this up.
The firm is a specialist PR firm that focuses principally on corporate and financial media relations, investor relations, crisis communications, transaction support and public affairs. They provide both strategic counsel and tactical support to C suite executives of leading public and private companies, both domestically and around the world.