Public Relations Specialist
Job Requisition: 10000225
Department: Marketing – Baltimore
Facility: MedStar Corporate and Shared Services
Schedule: Full Time
Shift: Day shift
Location: Baltimore, MD
Assists in identifying and developing news stories for the Baltimore region. Gathers appropriate materials, conducts preliminary phone interviews, and prepares relevant research for media pitches. Proactively engages media in media opportunities that align with MedStar strategic goals; assists in managing crisis media. Proactively uses social media. Writes a variety of materials including web, press releases, pitches, media event materials, and scripts. Manages the media monitoring data base, compiles daily clip reports and generates quarterly/annual media reports using vendor monitoring service.
EDUCATION: Bachelor’s degree in Public Relations, Journalism, English or Communication.
EXPERIENCE: 2 years experience working in public relations or media.
LICENSE/CERT/REG: No special certification, registration or license required.
SKILLS: Strong writing skills, social media proficiency, and basic computer skills.