Communications coordinator | job description

Blue Practice currently seeks a Coordinator to join our team. We’re looking for a savvy, creative and passionate communicator driven by positive results and with a true motivation to use their talents to advance sustainable issues and causes. 

We operate in a fast-paced environment, and previous employees who’ve been successful in this position have exhibited dedication to a job well done, attention to detail, ability to juggle multiple projects and a combination of fearlessness and sophistication in communicating with clients, staff and media. In return, we offer the opportunity to put into practice and grow experience in the PR craft while working on behalf of companies and organizations that are truly making a positive impact in the world.

As a Communications Coordinator, you will:

  • Communicate with media on behalf of clients, pitch editorial calendar stories and speaking opportunities, build relationships with press and conference organizers;

  • Manage social media and creative campaigns;

  • Assist in overall support for client activities including building media lists, editorial calendars, and marketing projects and speaking calendars;

  • Draft media alerts, news releases and other marketing and media materials as needed;

  • Maintain and promote Blue Practice and clients’ social media presence across multiple platforms;

  • Work directly with your manager to monitor and report on client media coverage, industry news, and follow client competitor media coverage

Who are you?

This position is best fit for applicants with a communications background, graduates of a PR or comparable program, and an agency internship or comparable work experience.

Candidates must be natural communicators, and possess excellent research, verbal, written and interpersonal skills. Demonstrated experience of social media is a plus.

When applying, please provide your updated and spell-checked resume, cover letter, and a portfolio of 1-2 writing and/or digital samples that demonstrate your communication skills.

We look forward to meeting you!