The Media Relations Associate is responsible for generating publicity for internal clients through a variety of unpaid media. S/he generates interest in programs and activities through email groups, online chat, online forums, and Internet press releases. Working in the Media & News Office, s/he generates bi-lingual news content on a weekly basis and pitches stories to editors of major press, e-zines, e-newsletters, and other online publications. S/he will promote online seminars, workshops, and events.
The ideal candidate works well as both a member of a team or a lead, and shows initiative in identifying opportunities and solving problems. We are looking for a self-starter, who is eager to learn, and fun to work with. The ideal candidate is a creative thinker, who approaches projects with the end user in mind. S/he should be excited to work in an inclusive, fast paced, and energetic environment.
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