We're hiring: Public Relations Assistant

We're hiring: Public Relations Assistant

We're looking for a Public Relations Assistant!

At bde, we’re more than a public relations agency. Our growing, tight-knit team is joined by creative thinking, strong work ethic and a love for the client. We work with passion and excitement, always keeping an eye on results. In collaboration with our global partners, we aim to elevate the brand and its bottom line.

We’re looking for a Public Relations Account Assistant who is hard working, creative minded, and is always willing to jump in where needed. This position will assist on multiple client accounts at any given time. If you love design, this is for you!


Responsibilities of the role:

  • Writing

    • Short form: Pitches & Newsletters

    • Long Form: Press releases & Blog posts

  • Media relations

    • Develop & update media lists

    • Pitch media & secure placements

    • Respond to editors in a timely manner with information/images/loans

  • Influencer relations

    • Assist in brainstorming campaign ideas

    • Outreach to influencers

    • Manage exchange process

  • Events

    • Collect price quotes

    • Keep track of delivery dates, timelines, budgets

    • Assist in set-up and implementation

  • Reporting

    • Conduct weekly media searches

    • Format both print & digital press received

    • Complete Excel report

  • Office Organization

    • Create monthly editorial calendars

    • Assist with answering phones

    • Manage office supplies


Ideal candidates:

  • Must have 1+ year experience working full-time in a professional office

  • Have a Bachelor’s Degree in Communications, Marketing, or similar field

  • Thrive in a fast-paced environment

  • Are quick learners and workers who can complete tasks efficiently

  • Are thorough. While we value quickness, we also value accuracy

  • Are results-driven, motivated to do well and achieve goals

  • Are self-starters, able to adapt quickly and work well both independently and on a team

  • Have experience with programs including Microsoft Word, Excel & PowerPoint, Google Docs, Cision. Have some creative program experiences – a plus!

  • Are hungry to learn more – we are a team of curious individuals, always asking questions and learning how to be the best that we can be

  • Have an interest in modern design, art and culture

Interested in applying? In no more than 75 words, pitch yourself to us and tell us why you want to work at bde. Send pitch with attached resume to workatbde@gmail.com

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