Job duties may include, but are not limited to:
? Liaising on a regular basis with clients and media, often via telephone and email.
? Relationship building and networking with colleagues, clients and media.
? Monitoring the news and staying up-to-date on current events, including newspapers, magazines, journals, broadcasts, blogs, and social media, while identifying risks and opportunities for clients.
? Preparing regular client reports and attending client meetings.
? Researching, writing, editing, and distributing press releases and direct pitches to targeted media.
? Promoting news stories and features to the media.
? Writing, editing, promoting, and implementing social media content and campaigns for clients.
? Attending and promoting client events to the media, as well as developing talking points for clients and providing on-site support during media events and interviews.
? Working as part of an account team to develop client proposals and implement the PR activity.
? Collating, analyzing, and evaluating media coverage.
? Event management, including press conferences and promotional events.
? Drafting new business proposals and strategic plans.
? Proactively proposing new tactics, pitches, and methods for clients.
? Experience in the areas of oil and gas, mining, and other resource development sectors and public affairs is a plus.
? Experience working in or with the Alaska State Legislature and/or a governor’s administration is also a plus.