Public Relations Associate

TriComB2B

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September 2017 Print

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DOING THE RIGHT THING

September is Ethics Month in PRSA. Bob Sadoski, the ethics officer at PRSA Dayton, offers some helpful insights to help us uphold our ethical standards as communication professionals. As he states, “From slander to plagiarism to “fake news,” there’s [unfortunately] never a shortage of topics.” Read More 

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FIVE PR LESSONS FROM SAMANTHA ELDER

Samantha Elder, Communications Specialist and PR Entrepreneur shares her top five lessons she learned over the course of her PR career. Read More

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ARE YOU ENJOYING THE JOURNEY?

Susan Kaiser, Chapter President, shares what she learned during her time at the PRSA International Conference and Leadership Rally. Specifically, from speaker Elise Mitchell who expressed the importance of having goals, but also the journey to reaching them. Read More

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Upcoming Events


EVENT: CRAFTING YOUR BRAND

Join us to hear from Chris Wire, CEO and Executive Creative Director of Real Art, on crafting your brand. The event is October 19th from 11:30AM to 1PM at the Dayton Country Club. Register here.

EVENT: HOLIDAY HAPPY HOUR AND MIXER

Join us for a holiday happy hour! One drink ticket for a house wine or beer will be provided and then guests will have access to a cash bar. Light appetizers will also be served.

Please bring a toy/gift for a child between the ages of 9 and 18. The gift should be new and unused and unwrapped. They will be donated to For Love of Children (FLOC). Register here.

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2017-08-26:

Public Relations Associate

 

TriComB2B, a regional leader in marketing and advertising of technical products and services, is seeking a highly motivated, technically oriented public relations professional to serve as Public Relations Associate. This role requires a blend of campaign planning and development, copywriting, client interaction, publication research and plan execution. This position reports to the Director of Public Relations.

                                                               

We’re looking for a perfect fit for the team that has been recognized by BtoB Magazine as a Top Agency in America three times and has earned the Dayton Business Journal’s Best Places to Work award four times.

 

Duties/Responsibilities

 

  • assist in the planning and directing of public relations programs designed to create and maintain a favorable public image for agency clients
  • serve as an advocate for clients; build and maintain positive relationships with the public, media and other third-party influencers
  • research, write, edit and distribute news releases
  • research and secure placement of feature stories, technical articles or position papers on behalf of clients
  • update and maintain media lists and editorial calendars for each PR client
  • support clients at trade shows/expos, facilitating media outreach and on-site booth visits and coordinating press events when necessary
  • establish and report PR program metrics
  • assist in the planning and directing of public relations programs designed to create and maintain a favorable public image for agency
  • organize and maintain the agency’s subscriptions and archive of trade journals relevant to clients

 

Qualifications

 

Required

  • bachelor’s degree in public relations, journalism, communications or similar field
  • excellent written and oral communications skills
  • 5+ years of experience in a PR environment
  • advanced understanding of PR principles and emerging strategies and tactics
  • a customer service mindset and a strong sense of urgency
  • experience in adhering to AP Style
  • willingness to travel on occasion to support large client trade shows

 

Preferred

  • experience with and appreciation of the marketing of technical and manufacturing products or services
  • experience working for an advertising/PR agency handling B2B clients
  • experience (and documentable results) pitching editors of trade publications
  • experience utilizing technology tools, such as Vocus, PR Newswire, SRDS, etc.
  • experience establishing and contributing content to social media outlets

 

If interested, please send cover letter, resume and 1–3 samples of public relations writing directed

to a B2B audience to: Jocelyn Hodson at Jocelyn.Hodson@tricomb2b.com

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