The Public Relations Manager creates favorable brand awareness and preference by generating thought leadership, communicating programs, accomplishments and/or points of view. The PR manager is tasked with building relationships with key media and/or associations, fielding media questions and pitching stories to the media, preparing media kits and organizing press conferences. In addition to writing press releases, the incumbent will write speeches for organizational leaders, and provide input to develop advertising and marketing communications materials supported by/with PR efforts. This individual will also release information to counter unfavorable publicity and handle crisis and emergency communications. This role will collaborate with cross functional teams to maintain a consistent brand voice and message to both internal and external audiences.
This is a great opportunity for an ambitious professional to gain visibility within the organization.
We seek someone who meets all of the following criteria:
Strong relationships with both local and national business and industry media outlets
Experience in acting as a company spokesperson; comfortable and skilled in both broadcast and print media interviews
Event planning experience
Solid experience with social media including blogs, Facebook, Twitter, etc.
Our ambition is to be recognized and valued globally as a best-in-class company; a client-driven, efficiently-run, growing business. BSI has come a long way since being founded in 1901. Today, we're a global business services organization, respected world over for the development of standards; assessment of management systems; testing and certification of products and services; providing software solutions; and the delivery of training courses. We offer diverse career paths from auditing to sales, product development to finance, and from IT to marketing.
With around 4,000 employees working with over 80,000 clients in 172 countries it means that career opportunities are vast. BSI challenges mediocrity and complacency to help embed excellence into the way people and products work. That means showing businesses how to improve performance, reduce risk and achieve sustainable growth.
Our Vision: "To be the global business improvement partner of choice."
Our Mission: "To help organizations embed excellence", and states our shared purpose."
Our Values: "Integrity - Continual improvement - Inclusivity", guide us in the way we work and help us deliver our Vision and Mission.
What we offer:
BSI offers a competitive salary, group-sponsored health and dental, short-term and long-term disability, a company-matched 401k plan, company paid life insurance, 11 paid holidays and 4 weeks paid time off.
BSI is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we are committed to diversity.