We’re seeking a socially savvy PR & media relations specialist for approximately 15-20 hours a month.
Your role would be to execute successful media pitches based on the client strategy and key messages. You have a keen eye for news and know how to take advantage of relevant news for our clients. You respect the journalist and consider their needs during a pitch. You take pride in your work and you’re always looking for a fresh way to execute a key message. Bonus points if you consider communication tools besides email essential for media relations.
You will collaborate with business partners such as other awesome freelancers and take strategy direction from the Primo PR team. Excellent writing is a priority, an understanding of the cross-section between social writing, copywriting and traditional PR writing is appreciated.
We are a cannabis forward firm, you must be comfortable and confident working with cannabis brands and journalists covering the industry. If you do not have cannabis experience, but want to learn the industry, we will consider training the right person. Sub verticals could include: tech, health/wellness, beauty, business, food.
We want this person to be an outstanding critical thinker who takes pride in their work and does it with a positive attitude. We’re a growing PR/Social firm, and we’d love to have someone on board who would like to grow with us. We take pride in treating our freelance team with respect, but we do work hard at Primo PR and our clients expect great things from us.
Check out our Fly Higher value system to see if we’re a good fit for YOU: https://primopr.agency/about-primo-pr-marketing-branding-cannabis-agency/
Freshbooks, Podio, Canva, Hootsuite experience – or willingness to use those tools – is required.