Public Relations Coordinator

  • PETA Foundation
  • Oct 21, 2021
Full time Marketing-PR-Advertising

Job Description

Position Objective:

• To generate media coverage of PETA's campaigns

• To coordinate outreach and correspondence with media representatives

 

Primary Responsibilities and Duties:

• Assist with preparing and servicing news releases for PETA campaigns

• Help develop targeted lists for issue and campaign coverage

• Develop new pitch ideas and ways to revamp news releases and pitches in order to increase media coverage of PETA campaigns

• Keep informed about PETA's work and media coverage

• Keep informed about local and national news stories and track those that are relevant to PETA's campaigns

• Perform any other duties assigned by the supervisor

 

Qualifications:

• Degree in a related field or equivalent experience

• Professional writing experience, including newspaper or magazine writing experience

• Demonstrated thorough knowledge of animal rights issues and campaigns

• Proven ability to deal with a variety of people in a professional manner

• Demonstrated ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously

• Proven ability to take initiative and follow through

• Demonstrated ability to make sound judgments and work independently

• Proven exceptional written and verbal communication skills

• Proven excellent organizational skills

• Proven ability to work well under pressure and meet tight deadlines

• Professional appearance and adherence to a healthy vegan lifestyle

• Support for PETA's philosophy and the ability to professionally advocate PETA's positions on issues

• Commitment to the objectives of the organization

Area of Focus

Animal Rights

Veg Type

Vegan

Job Level

Professional

Remote Position?

Yes