DIRECTOR OF MEDIA RELATIONS, BROADCAST MEDIA
LOCATION: NEW YORK, LOS ANGELES, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA (DC)
Who We Are:
Interdependence Public Relations is a full-service digital PR and integrated marketing firm supercharged by the most advanced technology ever in public relations to maximize consistent media placements in prestigious media and industry outlets. It's an experience that stands apart. We are a passionate group of professionals partnering with people and brands to look at the big picture and drive impactful results. Our performance-driven team consists of former journalists, communicators, marketers, creative experts , and more. We embrace an entrepreneurial mindset, thinking outside of the box, expert storytelling, fierce collaboration and learning new things every day.
Interdependence Public Relations is seeking to hire a director of broadcast media relations to support both the agency’s impressive client roster and Chairman’s brand. The ideal candidate will be a broadcast media relations maven with strong existing relationships with executive producers, producers and bookers at top mainstream media outlets – or has previous broadcast production/journalism experience. This candidate will love the thrill of the hunt, and creative about connecting with EP’s, producers and bookers and getting them interested in story ideas tied to on air experts and talent. We are looking for an avid reader and viewer of all kinds of news who knows how to translate what they see into ideas for their own work. This is a rare opportunity to build experience across a range of clients, work directly with the agency’s Chairman to help build visibility for his brand and accelerate your professional growth.
The role will be responsible for both strategy and program execution. As a media pro, you will provide support to account team(s) and help lead the execution of media relations initiatives plus development of press materials. You’ll be a part of the senior leadership team and work alongside the executive leaders across the organization.
Qualifications & Skills:
· Exciting and generous salary with competitive benefits package—including medical/dental/vision support, vacation/sick time/paid time off for important holidays, 401(k), Work Out Wednesdays, flexible working arrangements (i.e. working from home), Summer Fridays