Public Relations Assistant

BrandLinkDC is looking for a detail-oriented young professional to join our public relations team as a Public Relations Assistant. Our ideal candidate for this position is someone who is eager to start their public relations career in a fast-paced environment of agency life, has experience conducting media and internet research, is a voracious reader whose curiosity never subsides and is ready to support and learn from our team of public relations experts.

Essential Qualifications:
- 0-2 years of experience, ideally within an agency/internships that show increasing levels of responsibility
- Great attention to detail
- Able to shift priorities and meet deadlines in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Research-driven and eye for finding and developing stories
- Proactive, resourceful and takes ownership of assigned projects
- Strong problem solving skills and ability to work independently
- Works well in a fast-paced environment
- Familiarity with platforms such as Cision, Keynote and Microsoft Office

- Support PR team with day-to-day client assignments including drafting meeting agendas and recaps, research and writing pitches and press materials
- Track, clip and distribute press placements
- Create and distribute weekly and monthly press recaps
- Build and maintain media lists
- Monitor media for trends, new opportunities and possible issues
- Submit client events to calendars and listings
- Staff client events when necessary

Interested? Send your pitch along with your resume to

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Barabara M.

Co-Founders & Co-CEOs

We've found that gap between the buttoned-up and the sexy. We're able to take really exciting clients and tell their story with precision, depth, and research—it's a really interesting and different place to be.

Tace L.

Director of Marketing

Tace leads the Marketing Team as they work with established and emerging brands to build robust, integrated marketing campaigns for clients and create unique branding moments that set them apart.

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