Publicist/Public Relations

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j. stevens & associates
 Virtual
Company Location: Arlington, TX
Application Deadline: Available Year-round
Position: 3 Part-time, Unpaid

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Description

Publicist oversees the public image and manages all media relations of a company. They also typically coordinate publicity events and make sure the client knows where to go and what to do. Other responsibilities may include writing press releases, releasing statements, escorting clients on red carpets and attending press junkets. They field questions and act as a liaison between the client, journalists and the general public. Publicists may also generate their own publicity by pitching story ideas to magazines, radio shows and newspapers about the client.

Responsibilities

Contact Media (TV, Radio, Newspaper, Magazine, Articles)
Press Release
Events
Marketing Ideas
Speaking engagements

Requirements

typically attend a 4-year university and major in public relations (PR), communications, journalism or a related field. Coursework often includes writing and editing for mass media, public relations fundamentals, PR ethics and professionalism, media organization and communications in the information age.

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