Job Opening: Senior Communications Manager with Education Reform P.R. Firm
- Are you interested in pursuing an exciting career in communications and public relations at a national level, specifically in public education reform? Are you interested in getting involved with a growing public relations and communications firm with a solidified client base that will provide tremendous opportunity for professional growth and good compensation?
Larson Communications is a growing media relations and communications firm that has developed a reputation as the nation's premiere public education reform communications firm. Larson Communications serves unique, high-profile clients, and is looking for a highly-skilled, dynamic individual for a communications position.
Qualifications and Skills Required: Articulate and experienced communications professional (3 years minimum experience or equivalent) required to undertake a broad array of activities with a strong emphasis on organizational management, external relations and communicating with the news media and broader public. Strong written and oral communication skills, as well as client management experience, are a must.
Knowledge of and experience working directly with the news media is a prerequisite. Candidate must be able to demonstrate successful execution of media campaigns. Knowledge of public education reform and charter schools is preferred. Political experience is a plus.
Candidate must be a team player with the ability to meet deadlines and have a good eye for detail, possess excellent negotiating skills and have advanced computer knowledge of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Internet and programs associated with communications. An understanding of the proactive nature of public relations and the ability to multi-task will be integral to success in this role.
This position will be based in San Francisco. Send resumes only to christine@... with heading `Senior Communications Manager.' Please no phone calls.