Careers

Media Relations Manager

Hey there! Ready to level up your agency career?

If you’re a media relations professional with a well-honed skillset in writing and pitching and who has an impressive list of regional media contacts in the mid-Atlantic region (and trade media too), we want to hear from you!

Primary Responsibilities

Our Media Relations Manager will bring good written and verbal communications skills along with a proven history and client experience set. Responsibilities include:

  • Develop, implement, and oversee PR strategies that are often part of our clients’ multi-channel marketing communications initiatives.
  • Create strategic press messaging that resonates with our clients’ expectations and target audiences.
  • Comfortable interviewing subject matter experts and ghostwriting bylined articles as well as editing (but not writing) technical articles.
  • Oversee and execute: day-to-day media relations, editorial opportunity schedule creation and implementation, bylined article writing programs, press release development and dissemination, and reporting on key performance indicators.
  • Maintain media lists with the support and collaboration of our media relations team.
  • Think critically and be openly accountable by applying your critical thinking and initiative.

Must-Haves

  • Prior agency experience or prior PR experience
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Motivation, poise, strong people skills
  • Ability to think strategically
  • Ability to articulate thoughts professionally and respectfully

Nice-to-Haves

  • Specific industry experience in media relations for accounting, healthcare, human services, commercial real estate, non-profit, or engineering clients.
  • Ability to write for social media in a way that truly engages audiences.
  • Experience in influencer relations.

Benefits

We offer competitive compensation for the time and talent you devote to making yourself and Vitamin even better. Our benefits include:

  • Three weeks PTO to start
  • Additional week PTO between Christmas/New Year’s (agency closed)
  • Your birthday off (PTO)
  • Summer Fridays with reduced hours
  • Hybrid work from home/office schedule
  • Cash Bonuses
  • Full medical, dental, and vision with HSA option
  • 401(k) with match
  • Convenient, employer-contributed parking
  • Team building events

Apply

Think we could be a good match? Let’s chat. Submit your resume, writing samples, press hit examples, and salary requirements via email to careers@vitaminisgood.com, with the subject line: “Media Relations Manager: [Your Name]”.

** No phone calls, freelancers or recruiters, please. **