Freelancer
Media Relations, USA
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Weber Shandwick

1,001-5,000 employees

Global communications agency offering strategic consulting
Company Overview
Weber Shandwick stands out as a global communications agency with a proven track record of excellence, as evidenced by its numerous industry accolades, including being named PR Agency of the Year, Global Agency of the Decade, and earning over 150 Lions at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity. The company's commitment to inclusivity and diversity at all levels, combined with its strategic and creative leadership, positions it as a leading player in the industry. Furthermore, its recognition on the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Global Marketing Agencies underscores its competitive advantage and industry leadership.
Consulting
Social Impact

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$2.2M

Founded

2001

Headquarters

New York, New York

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-3%

1 year growth

-1%

2 year growth

1%
Locations
San Francisco, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
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Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
CategoriesNew
Social Media
Requirements
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in a media relations role/environment
  • Strong media relations skills and relationships
  • Excellent communication/presentation skills; verbal and written
  • Strong attention to detail and project management skills
  • Social media literacy with the ability to identify and recommend social program elements
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team to meet deadlines and client expectations
Responsibilities
  • Develop media relations action plans, including goals and objectives, media targets, story angles and outreach approaches, in collaboration with and support from senior media relations experts
  • Provide teams with ongoing media updates
  • Persuasively pitch media and earn high-profile coverage for clients
  • Serve as a day-to-day client contact during program execution, as appropriate
  • Develop and manage timelines and weekly action plans to ensure all deadlines on client programs are met
  • Break down and manage detailed tasks with the account team associated with planning and implementing special public relations events
  • Anticipate and proactively offer solutions to senior team leadership for executional issues specific to assigned programs
  • Manage program and project budgets