This position will own all public and media relations efforts for TruStory Media and its premium properties (TheSpnd.com, TheInteriorProject.com, TheSpoiledLife.com). This is a leadership position requiring both collaboration with senior management to establish communications strategy, planning and execution of all initiatives.
Location: Santa Monica, California
Responsibilities: • Lead the development and creation of writing projects, including corporate press releases, editorial placements, white papers, and keynote presentations • Develop and cultivate direct relationships within key media outlets, including conducting outreach and managing inbound requests in order to secure accurate and positive media coverage • Establish key corporate messaging across lines of business and target audiences to elevate brand awareness and position company as a thought leader • Develop quarterly communications plan, including quantitative goals and success metrics • Organize events, prepare talking points, and manage media contact database • Create and maintain standard corporate press kit materials • Manage News portion of company website • Manage social media strategy
Requirements: • Minimum 2 years experience managing public and media relations, and social media channels in-house or agency. • BS in Communications, Public Relations, Marketing, or a related field • Proven ability to establish strong media relationships within the consumer, business and/or technology categories • Proven ability to develop and execute successful communications strategies and plans • Proven ability to plan and execute events • Excellent interpersonal and collaboration skills • Demonstrated ability to contribute at both a strategic and an operational level • Ability to work with urgent deadlines, flexible priorities and manage multiple high-priority assignments • Excellent written and oral communication skills, able to communicate effectively at all levels of the organization • Results driven, energetic, resourceful and hands-on individual with a strong service orientation
About TruStory Media: As the saying goes,”A good story never gets old,” and as such, TruStory Media is here to help advertisers tell the unique stories of their brands to the consumers who matter.
This is done through a carefully developed and curated network of owned and operated sites, that provide a custom digital publishing platform to deliver brand campaigns at scale to targeted audiences in a trusted, authentic and transparent environment. Brands can create a unique dialogue with their consumers, tapping into their passion points and connecting with them at points of interest. Our mission is to provide top quality content, a clean and accessible design element, and a broad range of category verticals.
We are a diversified global team with offices in New York and Santa Monica.
To apply, please send cover letter and resume to at TSMedjobs@gmail.com.