Remote Publicist in New York City

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: New York

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Staff Reviewed: Wed, Apr 04, 2018

Job Category: Marketing

Telecommute Level: Majority

Travel Requirements: Possible Travel

Weekly Hours: Part Time

Employment Status: Independent Contractor

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Education Level: Bachelors

Job Summary

A public relations firm needs applicants for an opening for a Remote Publicist in New York City.

Must be able to:

  • Respond quickly to inquiries and daily requests from hundreds of media contacts
  • Monitor coverage for clients and their competitors to drive campaign strategy
  • Create interview prep materials and client briefings

Required Skills:

  • Bachelor's degree or higher
  • 5+ years work experience at a digital, advertising, or PR agency (or else experience in-house at a prominent brand, media outlet, or fast-growing startup)
  • Detail-oriented and self-motivated in a remote work capacity
  • Excellent written and verbal skills
  • Highly energetic and enthusiastic, with a solid work ethic and pop culture savvy
  • A natural inclination to stay connected on email, SMS, phone, and social media