Marketing

Fulltime
IL, US
09-18-2017
Print this Job Refer a Friend Apply for this Job!
Job# 24541 BH# 327069
Contact# 6141442

PR Assistant

Position: PR Assistant
Location: Western Suburbs
Status: Full-time 
Starts: Mid-August
Rate: $47k

Our corporate client is seeking a PR Assistant with PR and event coordination experience on a full-time basis. 

You will work with the PR team to help coordinate, plan, and execute promotional national events. 

  • Work with third-party agency to develop and review integrated marketing plans
  • Ensure marketing plans and materials align with business expectations and priorities 
  • Assist in event coordination and execution •  Conduct research to assist in department initiatives and projects
  • Liaise between the Marketing Department, vendors and/or agencies while maintaining positive relationships 
  • Execute administrative duties including scheduling meetings and making travel arrangements
  • Collaborate with other departments to coordinate award invoices and licensing 
  • Research and track prospective awards for submissions and licensing 
  • Requirements

•    1-2 years previous PR, marketing, and/or digital experience 
•    Exceptional organizational, problem solving, and time management skills
•    Strategic and critical thinker with high emphasis in accuracy and urgency, and the ability to adapt to changing priorities 
•    Excellent writing, proofing and editorial skills  •  Professional and effective communication, both verbal and written 
•    Has the ability to prioritize duties among multiple concurrent projects
•    Proficient knowledge in Microsoft Office (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Outlook) 
•    Agency experience preferred

If you are qualified for this opportunity please forward your resume today.