Weber Shandwick, Inc
Description The Dallas office ofWeber Shandwick is seeking\u00a0a Junior Associate to join our team.The\u00a0Junior Associate\u00a0will support public relations tasks with a keenunderstanding of the media landscape, consumer trends and our clients\u2019 businessand industry. Theideal candidate will possess incredibly strong writing skills and familiaritywith a fast-paced, deadline oriented environment. He or she will be intimatelyfamiliar with current events and news trends and comfortable providinganalysis. Familiaritywith social and paid media, as well as digital communications is helpful, alongwith a demonstrated interest in communications management. Due to the nature ofthe work, the candidate must have meticulous attention to detail and able andeager to juggle multiple responsibilities. \u00a0 Primary Responsibilities:\u00a0 The role of\u00a0Junior Associate\u00a0has a variety of responsibilitiesintegral to maintaining key client relationships and growing the business,including: \u2022 Ongoing monitoring forconsumer and media trends that may be relevant to client objectives \u2022 Experience using paidmedia to drive cross-channel, integrated communications campaigns, includingexperience with social platforms \u2022 Generating creativeprogram ideas that would result in earned coverage\u00a0 \u2022 Interest in building relationships with influencers and media\u00a0 \u2022 Event and activation planning that aligns with client goals andobjectives\u00a0 \u2022 Coordinating with partners or vendors on client programs\u00a0 \u2022 Potential staffing of onsite client events and activations\u00a0 \u2022 Supporting the team in developing a range of communications and research materialsfor clients as needed\u00a0 \u2022 Compose basic media plans and contribute to plan development processes\u00a0 \u2022 Conducting research and developing background reports\u00a0 \u2022 Maintaining a thorough understanding of client's business and industry \u2022 Ensuring all materials are client-ready (formatted, proofed andtypo-free)\u00a0 \u2022 Positive and \u201ccan do\u201d attitude Qualifications Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree (Communications, PR or related field) Internship experience in an agency,\u00a0with experience in public relations, communications, marketing, advertising or a related field AdditionalQualifications: Effective oral and written communication skills Can prioritize multiple tasks and manage time in a consistent manner Strong understanding of the digital landscape Professional demeanor Can meet urgent deadlines consistently Exceptional judgment when working with team members, client contacts and vendors Meticulous attention to detail Resourceful and effective problem solver Desire to pursue learning and self-development Strong awareness and understanding of current events Can ask for assistance from other team members AboutWeber Shandwick Weber Shandwick is a leading globalcommunications and engagement firm in 78 cities with a network extending to 129cities around the world. The firm\u2019s diverse team of strategists, analysts,producers, designers, developers and campaign activators has won the mostprestigious awards in the world for innovative, creative approaches andimpactful work. Weber Shandwick was the only public relations agency includedon the Advertising Age Agency A-list in 2014 and 2015 and the only PRfirm designated an A-List Agency Standout in 2017 and 2018. Weber Shandwick washonored as PRWeek\u2019s Global Agency of the Year in 2015, 2016 and 2017, TheHolmes Report\u2019s Global Agency of the Year in 2010, 2012, 2014, 2015 and 2017,and The Holmes Report\u2019s Global Digital Agency of the Year in 2016. Thefirm deploys deep expertise across sectors and specialty areas, includingconsumer marketing, corporate reputation, healthcare, technology, publicaffairs, financial services, employee engagement, social impact, financialcommunications and crisis management, using proprietary social, digital andanalytics methodologies. Weber Shandwick is part of the Interpublic Group(NYSE: IPG). For more information, visit http:\/\/www.webershandwick.com. Weber Shandwick is proud to be an Equal Opportunity\/Affirmative Actionemployer. Weber Shandwick recruits qualified applicants without regard to race,color, religion, gender, age, ethnic or national origin, protected veteranstatus, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status or citizenshipstatus.
Weber Shandwick, Inc