PR Associate Job

PR Associate Job

Devaney & Associates is looking for a resourceful, news-savvy, and detail-oriented public relations associate to join our PR team. Our ideal candidate will have 1-4 years of experience in PR/media relations, a strong working knowledge of media outlets – especially in the Baltimore/DC area – and the skills/tasks required to secure publicity in them, and excellent writing, research, and communication skills.

In this position, you will support the PR director in:

  • Developing public relations plans for our growing client base of B2B and B2C brands, and non-profit organizations.
  • Researching local, national, and trade media outlets, compiling contact lists, obtaining editorial calendars, and identifying opportunities to secure publicity for our clients.
  • Writing and distributing press releases, media advisories, story pitches, and conducting follow-up with media via email and phone.
  • Coordinating television/radio/podcast appearances and other media interviews, including preparing client background information and talking points.
  • Conducting interviews with client subject-matter experts and drafting by-lined articles to be published in media outlets.
  • Identifying and submitting our clients for awards and speaking opportunities.
  • Tracking, saving, and documenting client media placements.
  • Brainstorming, researching, and identifying potential new industry and community partners for our clients.
  • Collaborating with our creative team on social media campaigns, and writing online content including blog and social media posts.
  • Writing articles for client publications, including newsletters, magazines, and annual reports.

If this sounds like you, please complete the form below with your résumé, portfolio/writing samples, and a cover letter telling us what makes you special.

About Us

Devaney & Associates is an award-winning advertising, marketing, and PR agency. We call Owings Mills, Maryland our home, but we market products and services that matter to people around the world. Inside our 250-year-old haunted mansion, you’ll get to flex your creative muscles every day as you help our inspiring roster of clients grow their brands. 

Visit us at devaney.net and follow us on social media to stay updated on future openings.