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Public Relations Assistants are entry-level employees providing support to Public Relations Managers. As part of their efforts to craft a positive image of the organization, Public Relations Assistants need to handle research, database management, presentations, administrative duties, and press kit assembly and distribution. Essential qualities listed on most resumes are strong communication skills, organization, writing abilities, time management, attention to details and computer competencies. A degree in communication or public relations is often seen on Public Relations Assistant resume samples.

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1

Public Relations Assistant

Pitched and secured top-tier media coverage for clients and handled all blogger relations

  • Constructed targeted media lists for outreach campaigns and events
  • Clipped, tracked, and updated coverage reports and trackers for 10 clients daily
  • Developed briefing documents and helped prepare quarterly measurement projects
  • Assembled over 50 media mailers for new product launches and managed feedback
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
6
months
at this job
BA
Communication Studies
2

Public Relations Assistant

Managed and coordinated media opportunities in 5 states; expertly pitched story ideas on varying topics to media in those states, took initiative by following up with local media to secure stories

  • Assisted in news monitoring tasks during high-priority, high-profile events such as quarterly earnings
  • Executed daily news monitoring tasks; put media clips into daily report; organized media clips secured by the team
  • Created, executed, and managed Best Buy's first Instagram account
  • Produced unique pitch ideas to pair with current events as well as relevant retail initiatives
  • Exercised my writing ability and range in blog posts, pitch content, and employee news articles
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
BA
English Literature
3

Public Relations Assistant

Assistant for beauty public relations firm with national and international brands including cosmetics, skincare, fragrances, accessories, and beyond.

  • Created and distributed media lists consisting of top digital and print editors in order to successfully achieve brand awareness
  • Collaborated with account coordinators to create cutting edge public relations campaigns
  • Composed press releases and pitches
  • Provided event assistance including car service coordination, vendor relations, editorial engagement and event aesthetics
  • Generated monthly analysis reports displaying status of press coverage
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
3
months
at this job
BS
Bachelor of Science
4

Public Relations Assistant

Manage recording artists and record executives for on-air/on-camera appearances for network television and radio stations.

  • Coordinated major station events for the Jonas Brothers, Britney Spears, and Backstreet Boys.
  • Contributed sales leads and suggestions to generate revenue and sales for Clear Channel University & Clear Channel Sales Department by planned and negotiated strategic alliances.
  • Primary influence with programming department pertaining to artists and airplay.
  • Organized staff meetings for all new market approaches.
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
BS
Business
Theatre Arts
5

Public Relations Assistant Manager

Developed and produced merchandise driven events to increase business, provide luxury customer experiences and build brand strength

  • Liaised with Senior Management in developing event "look and feel" including event decor, guests lists and model castings/fittings
  • Created and oversaw processes to improve internal business including budgets, timelines, and deliverables across departments
  • Tailored and implemented corporate marketing and promotional directives, secured local partnerships and achieved community outreach
  • Managed seasonal event and philanthropy budgets, including planning, sourcing, negotiations and billing as well as ROI reporting
  • Oversaw store scheduling of events, trainings and promotions as well as corporate website, social media and email programs
  • Fostered local and national media relations to secure store and event coverage as well as overseeing all aspects of merchandise loans
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Communications And Marketing
MA
Business Administration
6

Public Relations Assistant, Greeter, Logo Designer

Designed company's current logo and contributed to various promotional materials.

  • Updated computer graphic files using Adobe software programs.
  • Drafted and managed print designed to promote company brand, image and values.
  • Provided feedback on brand consistency in outbound communications.
  • Greeted new customers upon arrival at rental properties and discussed rental details.
  • Communicated effectively with owners, residents, and on-site associates.
  • Supervised distribution of keys and supplies for over 25 rental units.
  • Contacted and coordinated with customers, by phone and in-person, in a professional
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Graphic Design
MS
Information Design Technology
Communication And Information Design Academic Club
7

Public Relations Assistant

  • Part of a team of three that managed up to 12 fashion, beauty, and lifestyle accounts to ensure PR efforts were met
  • Coordinated stylist pulls/requests; tracked and secured media for press placements and presented to clients in real time
  • Updated over eighty contact databases/media lists; built targeted media lists when launching new accounts
  • Planned and implemented PR initiatives including media research for increasing product visibility
  • Performed administrative and showroom management tasks, including sample inventory, tracking packages, and handling phones, calendar, mailings, and drafting correspondence
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
8
months
at this job
BA
International Studies
8

Public Relations Assistant - Fuse

Compiled media lists and drafted press releases for different programming events and announcements

  • Scheduled photographers for events and interviews as well as organized all photographic coverage
  • Arranged talent travel and itineraries for all press related trips
  • Monitored, clipped and distributed all relative press clips to various distributions throughout each day
  • Planned, coordinated and executed a ten-week long classroom program for inner-city teens to learn all aspects of running their own show through the Garden of Dreams Foundation
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
8
months
at this job
BS
Communications Management And Design
9

Copy Editor & Public Relations Assistant

Annotated, edited and proofed medical and scientific manuscripts for content and accuracy; conceptualized and managed quarterly e-newsletter for business-to-client communications; customized and maintained Client Relationship Management (CRM) database of over 800 clients, tracking and initiating correspondence, social media connections and contact information.

  • Overhauled original CRM database and integrated new elements to fit company's evolving communication needs; marketed business to regular and potential clients through handwritten cards and social networking.
  • Designed, distributed and catalogued quarterly e-newsletter; Summer 2012 e-newsletter reception rates: 34.3% opens and 5.3% unique clicks.
  • Performed all job duties virtually, using clear oral and written communication to execute all projects correctly, in-tandem with team and within deadlines.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Communications
10

Public Relations Assistant (internship)

Reported directly to account holders and assisted with marketing and administrative duties at boutique luxury fashion PR agency

  • Answered phones, managed the calendar, managed subscriptions, filed, read-through and organized all magazines and newspapers
  • Created Press Hits and Social Media Highlights for all brands and PR contacts on Photoshop
  • Delivered and picked-up samples, tracked inventory, organized the beauty closet, scheduled urban messenger and UPS mail
  • Assisted on planning and working events for brands
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
BBA
Arts & Entertainment Management / Theatre Arts

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