Digital PR Specialist. Ref: LAGMOR00113

Job Brief

We currently have a spot open for a talented Digital PR Specialist to help us continue to deliver great work for our clients. Our goal is to make the web a better place by generating content that solves the problems of hundreds of thousands of people each month by the power of search.

Responsibilities

  • Pitch content generated by our team to mid-tier bloggers and high-end press for the primary purpose of generating visibility through SEO
  • Write occasional guest posts to increase brand visibility for clients
  • Research online channels for subjects and trending news stories
  • Generate creative ideas to develop as content and pitch to journalists/bloggers
  • Monitor news and proactively pitch new stories
  • Have a firm grasp on writing effective titles for the press
  • Nurture and develop relationships with writers, reporters and bloggers
  • Do whatever it takes to grow the online presence of our clients

Required Skills

  • Passion for public relations, email outreach and media relations
  • Experience running surveys and crafting stories from data to pitch to national news
  • 2-4 years experience working in an agency or similar PR environment
  • Strong interpersonal skills, with ability to form productive working relationships
  • Strong project management skills, with ability to juggle multiple projects while still working effectively
  • Ability to set priorities, meet deadlines and work independently
  • Close attention to detail, i.e. near perfect grammar and strong editing skills

Suggested Skills

  • Basic to intermediary SEO knowledge
  • Experience using Microsoft Office and/or the Google Doc tool suite
  • Working knowledge of HTML/CSS, with an eye for good web design
  • Working knowledge of SEO tools and how they can be used to help improve client websites
  • 1-2 years experience working with the press, reporters or national/international news outlets

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should state ‘Job Title & Ref: on the application form that could be found by following the Apply Now Button.

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Please note that we are an equal opportunity employer.