Public Relations Coordinator

Full Time
Boston, MA
Posted 2 weeks ago

The Nickerson Public Relations Coordinator will assist with the development and implementation of successful public relations strategies to build, maintain, and actively manage the reputation and business goals of our clients. The ideal candidate must be a sophisticated writer and a well-connected communicator who understands the process of engaging with the variety of audiences we serve – consumer, trade, corporate and social. This candidate will assist with the planning and execution of long and short-term, high impact public relations and integrated marketing campaigns including but not limited to: media tours, feature story development, press releases, award program submissions, and executive speaker placements.

Other roles and responsibilities:

  • Build and maintain relationships with key reporters, editors, and analysts
  • Collaborate with Nickerson creative services, events, and social media departments to develop and execute integrated communications programs
  • Set client expectations and manage deliverables while adhering to project scope
  • Act as point of contact for all external media inquiries
  • Prepare and deliver public relations performance metrics to Nickerson Leadership Team
  • Assist with account management and reporting to client representatives
  • Attend industry networking events
  • Participate and develop leadership role in philanthropic/charitable organization

Skills and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree – Required
  • 2+ years of experience with external and internal communications programs – Required
  • Competence in Microsoft programs including Word, Excel, PowerPoint – Required
  • Advanced writing, verbal communications, presentation and project management skills – Preferred
  • Proven ability to effectively engage with multiple clients and projects in a fast-paced environment – Preferred
  • Experience with ACT database software is a plus
  • Agency experience is a plus
  • Experience with Cision software is a plus
  • Real estate public relations and marketing experience is a plus

Company Information

  • We offer a highly-competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental and a 401(k) plan
  • Long-term and short-term disability
  • Fun, team-oriented, and cooperative company culture
  • Equal opportunity employer

Job Features

Job CategoryPublic Relations

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