Grasslands | PUBLICIST

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Type Of Work:
LA and Denver
Date Posted:
November 13, 2018


Grasslands, a journalism-minded agency, is looking for a publicist to handle media relations and pitching for our diverse roster of clients. This role will be responsible for enhancing the profile of Grasslands’ clients through creative and strategic planning.

What will be expected of you:

Develop and execute media relations strategies
Pitch and obtain top-tier exposure with both consumer and trade publications
Service press releases and media alerts
Maintain relationships with key members of the media on various beats
Ideate and drive newsworthy story ideas / pitch angles
Research and maintain media coverage reports and media contacts
Identify and coordinate speaking opportunities
Support on-site event execution
Report on monthly PR activity and distribute media clips, event speaker submissions and award nominations
Attention to the news cycle for pitching clients on key issues in a timely manner
Contribute to internal planning, messaging and strategies

What we offer:

Competitive salary, with benefits including vacation, sick days, holidays, insurance stipend and 401(k)
An authentically supportive, team-based, creative environment
The chance to be part of a fast-growing, trailblazing company

We’re seeking a candidate who:

Lives in the Los Angeles or Denver area
Has strong knowledge of the PR field including experience in media relations, press campaign development, crisis management and execution of creative, strategic and well-thought communications plans
Is a self-starter with superb time management and prioritizing skills
Has the ability to work independently and as part of a team
Is proficient in Microsoft Office, Google Docs and Cision
*Previous agency experience is preferred

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