Telecommute University PR and National Ranking Expert

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Nationwide

Compensation: Salary

Staff Reviewed: Mon, Mar 18, 2019

This job expires in 28 days

Job Category: Marketing

Telecommute Level: 100% Telecommute

Travel Requirements: No Travel

Employment Status: Independent Contractor

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Additional Information: Benefits Available

Job Summary

An online education company is in need of a Telecommute University PR and National Ranking Expert.

Core Responsibilities of this position include:

  • Making daily calls to university ranking organizations (i.e. US News) to discuss getting the program recognized as a leader in its field
  • Making daily calls to media organizations (i.e. TV, Digital, Print, Influencer, etc.) to get editorial placements for university faculty
  • Pitching media on relevant/timely opportunities to interview university faculty members whom can speak as experts on current events

Required Skills:

  • Comfortable using project management software
  • 7 to 10 years experience in PR with strong media contacts
  • Must be an excellent writer and communicator
  • Comfortable using a CRM (i.e. Hubspot or Salesforce) to track progress
  • Ability to manage several programs simultaneously
  • Ability to be a self-starter; Entrepreneurial minded