Company Name:

Convention Data Services

Location:

Boston, Massachusetts

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Job Category:

Marketing

Position Type:

Contract/Freelance

Required Experience:

2 - 5 years

Required Education:

Bachelor's Degree

Posted

November 26, 2018

Public Relations Specialist - Contract (remote opportunity!)

Public Relations Specialist (Contract)

 

Convention Data Services is seeking a public relations superstar to help drive the CDS brand through dynamic storytelling.  This person will develop and execute a PR strategy and manage all PR activities, including media relations management, writing and pitching stories as well as prepping spokespeople for interviews.  The ideal person will have a minimum of 5 years of PR or journalism experience, preferably in the events industry. No Agencies Please.

 

Essential Functions

 

-Create, manage and implement industry and community-related PR campaigns to ensure maximum

 amount of media exposure.

-Day-to-day execution of public relations including writing, editing and pitching press releases, supporting media interviews and producing messaging documents.

-Review trade publications as well as industry and tech news for media opportunities and

 content ideas.

-Develop and expand upon relationships with key contacts -- industry, media and key influencers.

-Research new publications.

-Communicate and collaborate with internal stakeholders to generate content.

-Identify and vet speaking opportunities. 

-Represent CDS at industry events as needed.

-Research and identify any corporate award opportunities.

-Update/maintain PR CRM.

-Collaborate with Brand Strategist and Content Strategist as required.

 

Requirements

 

Part-time contract position.  15 hours/week, averaging around 60 hours/month.  Time commitment will vary depending on projects and deadlines.

 

Bachelor's degree or equivalent industry experience is required.  *NO AGENCIES PLEASE*

 

 

 

 

Join the Team

Want to be part of a fun, dynamic company? Convention Data Services is always looking for talented individuals to add to our team. Full-time positions are eligible for a comprehensive benefits package including paid time off, medical/dental coverage, FSA and 401k.

Company Name:

Convention Data Services

Location:

Boston, Massachusetts

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Job Category:

Marketing

Position Type:

Contract/Freelance

Required Experience:

2 - 5 years

Required Education:

Bachelor's Degree

Posted

November 26, 2018

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