Buzz Media Solutions
Job Description: Marketing Communications Specialist
Position is located in Schenectady, New York
Buzz Media Solutions, a full-service communications firm located in the heart of downtown Schenectady, NY, provides businesses with a wide variety of strategic marketing solutions. From entertainment & fitness to technology and start-up companies, Buzz Media Solutions works to ensure clients achieve their goals.
Join Our Team!
If you are a self-starter and have a passion for providing exceptional marketing services, this could be the position for you! The Communications Specialist is an entry level career opportunity that will call upon your positive and results oriented attitude and will provide a solid foundation to build your career as a marketing professional.
The ideal candidate is an exceptional writer, a social media guru, analytical, creative, curious and detail oriented.
- Take direction from senior management to execute daily marketing tasks.
- Manage social media and online campaigns for multiple clients; never stop learning about best practices.
- Draft press releases, media advisories and develop other forms of content, as needed.
- Become liaison between selected clients and firm.
- Attend client meetings.
- Work with management and clients to develop news stories.
- Pitch stories to targeted media connections.
- Coordinate events and press conferences.
- Participate in sales and related activities.
Skills & Qualifications
- Possess an above average aptitude for writing. We will ask for a few examples.
- Effective communicator with management, peers and clients.
- Ability to work well in groups and independently.
- Must be a self-starter and take initiative.
- Must be able to organize and manage multiple tasks.
- Be able to “roll” with changing priorities.
- Be well versed with social media websites.
- Experience with email marketing sites such as ConstantContact and MailChimp is a plus.
- Experience with Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.
4 year degree in journalism, communications or related field. Alternatively, a special combination of education and experience and/or demonstrated accomplishments.
To be considered for this opportunity send your resume to jobs@BuzzMediaSolutions.com.