Public Relations & Communications Specialist 3467 views20 applications

For a startup in Cairo, Egypt that specializes in various IT services, a public relations specialist is required in building and maintaining the businesses’ brand and network.

Responsibilities:

  • Establishing and maintaining relationships with consumer, community, employee, and public interest groups.
  • Planning or directing the development of programs to maintain favorable public and stockholder views of the organization’s agenda and accomplishments.
  • Coaching client representatives in effective communication with the public and employees.
  • Studying the organization’s objectives, promotional policies, and needs to build public relations strategies that influence public opinion and promote products, ideas, and services.
  • Preparing and editing organizational publications, including employee newsletters or stockholders’ reports, for internal and external audiences.
  • Coordinating in updating and maintaining Web content.
  • Conferring with managers to identify trends and group interests and providing advice on business decisions.
  • Participate in planning and organizing of event.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor degree in journalism, PR, marketing or related field.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to pitch to media.
  • Knowledge of consumer marketing.
  • An ability to work on big strategy plans as well as day-to-day tasks.
  • Ability to think both creatively and strategically.
  • Ability to run PR campaigns that deliver measurable results and meet objectives.
  • Deadline-oriented, inquisitive, with great follow-up and reporting skills.
  • Creativity in securing coverage and buzz with traditional outlets.
  • Understanding of social media and solid experience working with bloggers.
  • Project and budget management skills is highly desirable.
  • Quick and enthusiastic learner.
  • Be able to travel inside/outside Egypt if required.
  • Self coach and be able to work in a startup environment.
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