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Communications Assistants work to coordinate office activities, as well as manage information and facilitate internal operations within the company. Responsibilities incorporated into example resumes of Communications Assistants include designing graphics and branding for national and regional events, assisting the communications director with audience development and institutional messaging through press releases and press, and monitoring net income on each job after expenses. Communications Assistants in entry-level positions list a high school diploma and office skills on their resumes, else those seeking advanced positions, or entry-level positions in the field of public relations, display bachelor's degrees in communications, journalism, and public relations.

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Communications Assistant

[company name] is the largest commercial law firm in Australia, employing 2,000 staff and is one of the top firms in the Asia-Pacific region.

  • Updated a suite of capability statements showcasing the firm's credentials
  • Coordinated a range of events for the firm including an end-of-year function for 600 people, including the chief executive partner and members of the firm's legal counsel
  • Managed client hospitality program including events at the Australian Open, partner retirement functions and numerous other client events.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
Public Relations
BA
Melbourne
2

Communications Assistant

Provided administrative support to VP Program Director, Deputy Director and Program Integration Manager for $640 million development program including administrative tasks, calendar management and travel coordination.

  • Assisted program communications team with business strategies, social media, media relations and tracking communications results.
  • Provided strategic communications counsel and media training to program management office and various program teams.
  • Managed meeting design, content and production for large scale events including staff meetings, conferences, town halls and employee events.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
BS
Public Relations
3

Communications Assistant

  • Proofread and reviewed press releases and newsletters on a bi-weekly basis, and then distributed to national media and 30 different state lists
  • Conceived and developed organization’s blog which helped establish the organization’s social media presence, along with starting and maintaining a Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube account
  • Oversaw an increase in the organization’s web traffic
  • Wrote and edited posts on organization’s blog daily
  • Assisted in website development and design process
  • Produced 8 organization podcasts and over 100 videos for media and organization speeches and consumer consumption for Youtube with Final Cut
  • Collaborated with co-workers to plan Justice at Stake workshops with co-workers
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Government And Politics
4

Marketing Communications Assistant

Coordinated the printing and production of brochures and other firm collateral materials

  • Managed the creation of PowerPoint presentations for client pitches and attorney speaking engagements
  • Assisted events manager and specialists in the planning and implementation of promotional functions, conferences, seminars, meetings and trade shows
  • Assisted with preparation of newsletters, announcements, special advertising and other collateral materials on a firm-wide basis
  • Assisted with Chambers and Legal 500 submissions
  • Drafted and updated documents including attorney bios, practice group descriptions, press releases and firm-wide brochures
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Marketing
MA
Master of Arts
5

Communications Assistant

Researched and wrote company articles and press releases for external publications and the website

  • Planned educational material used to teach English language to Spanish children with hearing impairment
  • Maintained contact with media and [company name] clients and increased awareness of the organization and its purpose
  • Undertook marketing activities to include: research, event and campaign planning
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
BA
Communications
MA
Master of Arts
6

Public Relations and Communications Assistant

Composed and edited proposed text and chose photos for new website during complete rebranding

  • Tracked, gathered and organized social media coverage and trend stories of business school
  • Crafted and published social media announcements to send to students, alumni and administration
  • Ensured all written language on projects promoted school's image and targeted the proper audience
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
BA
English
7

Communications Assistant

Wrote press releases and articles for College website and alumni magazine

  • Conducted interviews with students, faculty, and alumni for communications material
  • Designed and edited print materials using InDesign
  • Performed general communications duties including taking photos, videotaping, and posting on social media
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Psychology
Public Health And Development
8

Strategic Communications Assistant

Created effective content for the University's 6 major media platforms.

  • Provided historical photographs through archival research for campus presentation.
  • Performed comparative data analysis for the University's top competitors.
  • Created letters from the President's Office addressing campus news and other current issues.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
BA
Mass Media Arts
9

Communications Assistant

  • Assisted in the launch of a premier, high fashion accessories line.
  • Designed promotional material including print ads, investor presentations, event invitations and social media optimizing initiatives.
  • Conducted product research, monitored business trends and catalogued product pieces for reference and inventory.
  • Held administrative responsibilities such as coordinating business gatherings, special events, product viewings and daily appointments.
  • Prepared press releases and media news releases and media kits.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
BS
Public Relations
10

Communications Assistant

  • Authored and published content to the charity's website, including press releases, and composed daily round-up of medical and sector news and monitored media coverage
  • Liaised with fundraisers, patients, and their loved ones to maintain donor database
  • Provided administrative support to the Communications Department and to the Director of Fundraising and Communications
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
6
months
at this job
BA
History

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