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Media Consultant (Part-time)

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Location
Washington, DC
Job Type
Contract
Date
Jun 25, 2018
Job ID
2606970
Washington DC based trade association is looking for a part - time Media Consultant 

Company: Trade Association 

Location: Washington DC (position is remote) 

Hours/Schedule: flexible schedule 
 
Rate: Based on experience 
 
Job Description:  To serve as a media relations consultant with a focus on pitching national news media (TV, print, radio). Client is looking for a very specific role to help pitch national television primarily. Relationships there and experience in that is the focus.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Secure 3-5 national media placements per month
  • Tell the Association’s story
  • Showcase the industry’s impact on the broader economy, and increase their influence and build awareness around important issues to the members such as: trade, U.S. global value chains, and brand protection
  • The role would serve to ensure the Association is seen as the go-to thought-leader on these issues and to strengthen and increase the membership's reach

Qualifications:
 
  • Bachelor's degree in journalism/communications or a related field
  • 3-5 years of experience in communications, public relations or at an agency
  • A self-starter with strong media pitching skills 
  • Well connected and established among news outlets
  • A team player who can work with several team members