Hot off the Press searching for publicist
at MediaConnect Australia
at Victoria (Non-Melbourne)
Chadstone, Victoria music and lifestyle PR firm Hot off the Press Publicity has opened applications for an in-house publicist to work on multiple national campaigns. The publicist will be in charge of developing strategies for executing assigned campaigns, from writing press releases to engaging the media. They will also schedule interviews and pitch ideas, while building awareness over social media platforms. Clerical work will include database management and compiling campaign reports. Candidates must have at least four years’ experience in publicity/PR activities, and have documented records of them. They should also be skilled at mentoring staff, independent decision-making, handling work across multiple campaigns, and very familiar with the media environments. Prospective applicants will also need to have extensive media contacts and can exercise diplomacy in dealing with media personnel.