We’re hiring: Senior Consultant

February 9, 2018

Media Profile is looking for a senior consultant with five years of experience to join our growing corporate PR team. Our ideal candidate excels in corporate media relations and has impeccable client relations skills. Experience in the real estate sector would be a valuable plus. The senior consultant will coordinate with the client and the account lead, and will be responsible for developing communications plans, conducting media relations and overseeing the execution of the strategy.

The Role

Account Management:

  • Day-to-day client liaison
  • Make significant contributions to, and conduct, client calls or meetings
  • Provide strategic and tactical advice and recommendations to clients on communications objectives and approach
  • Responsible for budget development and supervision on projects
  • Develop strategic and appropriate KPIs and metrics for campaigns
  • Work with team to ensure smooth running of account
  • Oversee and assign work of consultants and coordinators
  • Lead internal team meetings, brainstorms

Writing:

  • Deliver clean, strong copy of public relations proposals and plans, emails, media materials, first drafts of speeches
  • Edit and provide feedback on drafts of media materials

Media Relations:

  • Have strong understanding of the news, trends, changing media landscape, issues, current events and needs of the media
  • Maintain strong relationships with senior level media
  • Understand the nuances of media relations; balancing the needs of the client and the media
  • Develop story angles for media pitches and determine newsworthiness of client announcements, understand how to develop the news hook of a given announcement
  • Communicate with media to encourage attendance at events and coverage of clients’ news
  • Make effective and timely judgment calls when faced with difficult decisions

If this opportunity interests you, and you have experience in the above, please email your resume to stephanie.bell@mediaprofile.com. We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.