Marbaloo Marketing is looking for a Junior Publicist. In this position you are responsible for generating and executing publicity campaigns with an emphasis on innovative multi-layer features for products & technology clients. This includes pitching on narrative, high volume pitching resulting in high volume deliverables and securing opportunities that are creative, cutting edge and original. We expect that you'll utilize previous relationships, constantly pursue new ones and have the ability to manage multiple projects at once while remaining organized, detail oriented and professional. This role position demands a high level of time management, innovative thinking and organization.

Responsibilities

  • Pitch and deliver local/regional PR wins

  • Pitch and deliver national PR wins

  • Pitch and deliver niche industry wins including thought leadership

  • Blog & Influencer management & pitching

  • Blog writing

  • Ideate, communicate and pitch unique feature angles

  • Ghostwriting Business and Tech industry feature writing

  • Writing bios, boilerplates, media blasts & press releases

  • Leverage social media applications and incorporate latest technology in PR practices

  • Willingness to publish on social platforms, especially LinkedIn as necessary.

  • Assist in arranging in-office visits & desk-side interviews for clients in New York, Los Angeles,
    Nashville, and San Francisco

  • Willingness to book travel and manage logistics for upper level staff when they do travel

  • Facilitating flow of assets and information between peers, departments, clients & partners

  • Compile & present project wraps

  • Contribute to new client proposals and renewal proposals

  • Keep up with all incoming emails and be highly responsive

  • Compile weekly reporting or “hotsheets” in real time and by deadlines

  • Competitive research, feature research and contact research for yourself and the team

  • Assisting in facilitating client, editor and celebrity gifting including packaging and shipping

  • Client Relations: Communicating and educating clients on opportunities and progress

  • Monitor and stay ahead of industry trends

Basic Qualifications

  • A minimum of 2 years public relations/media relations experience

  • Excellent PR, communications and writing skills

  • Results oriented and experienced in media pitching or in editorial role

  • Demonstrated knowledge/understanding of PR, media and news value

  • Some personal media contacts

  • Ability to independently handle multiple tasks on deadline in fast-paced environment

  • Strategic and creative thinker

  • Self-starter

  • Positive attitude and team player

  • Ability to work with eccentric personality types with calm professional approach

**If you believe your experience makes you a good fit for the position, please submit your resume to shay@marbaloo.com.

Locations: Nashville, Tennessee
New York, New York