Waste Pro USA Inc
The Waste Pro Public Relations Specialist will assist with the day to day operations and functions of the Corporate Marketing/Communications Department to include assisting with all marketing communications elements, including press releases, newsletters, media alerts, blog posts, and social media updates, in addition to assisting with the execution of special events and major marketing campaigns. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: * Take lead in department for media coverage tracking, clip service management and media coverage clip reports to key audiences and partners* Assist with presentations and reporting* Assist with marketing campaigns as needed* Write and distribute press releases, media alerts and pitches as needed* Respond in a timely fashion to incoming media inquiries* Assist in writing internal and external newsletters OTHER JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: * Employees in this job classification must attend and participate in corporation sponsored training courses as assigned. * Employees in this job classification are responsible for keeping up to date on current technology, as job appropriate, being used by Waste Pro USA.* Any additional job duties that may be assigned by the Supervisor.
* Bachelor's degree in Journalism or Public Relations* Creative thinker and problem solver, able to handle a fast paced environment* Must have a firm understanding and working knowledge of Microsoft Office, including the ability to prepare documents using Excel, Word, and PowerPoint* Knowledge and experience with WordPress a plus* Motivated to learn all aspects of the business* Ability to maintain confidentiality of sensitive data and information* Superior organizational skills and detail oriented* Self-starter with the ability to handle multiple tasks and projects* Excellent communication and interpersonal skills* Proven ability to write and edit press releases and public interest articles (samples required)Special Considerations/Physical Work Requirements: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.* Required to use motor coordination with finger dexterity (such as keyboarding, machine operation, driving, etc.)- most of the work day;* Required to exert physical effort in tasks that involve the ability to exert light physical effort in sedentary to light work, but which may involve some lifting, carrying, pushing and/or pulling of objects and materials of light weight handling objects less than 25 pounds- rarely;. WORK ENVIRONMENT: Normal setting for this job is: office setting.Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled
Waste Pro USA Inc
Website : https://www.wasteprousa.com
Waste Pro is one of this country’s fastest growing privately owned solid waste collection, recycling, processing and disposal companies, operating in eight southeastern states. Serving more than two million customers from over 70 operating locations, Waste Pro USA is headquartered in Longwood, Florida, where it was founded in 2001 by the Jennings family, and maintains more than 235 exclusive municipal contracts and franchises.