Public Relations Specialist

WaterStreet Creative

WaterStreet Creative is a full-service marketing, design and public relations agency based in Downtown Milwaukee. As an extension of our client’s team, WaterStreet Creative brings a “do-whatever-it-takes-to-get-the-job-done” work ethic and more than a century of combined industry expertise to every project. We are seeking a well-rounded, energetic and creative, yet organized, individual to join our team as a Public Relations Specialist.

Position Details

Public Relations Specialist
Southeast Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WI

Our PR Specialist will have the opportunity to work on variety of PR projects – including events, media relations, social media and content development. We’re looking for someone with excellent communication skills, creativity, attention to detail and is comfortable working on tight deadlines.

  • Develop content for newsletters; websites and social media; 
  • Gather project research and information via interviews and articles; 
  • Conduct media research on reporters, topics and trends; 
  • Write press releases, pitches and talking points; 
  • Identify story angles and create interview prep materials; 
  • Prepare and submit media reports; 
  • Create or update databases and media lists; 
  • Assist with planning and implementation of events; 
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • 1-2 years of public relations and/or communications experience preferred. 
  • Applicants should be proficient in MS Office programs, well-versed in AP Style and familiar with common Social Media platforms. 
  • Applicants must have strong written and verbal communication skills along with demonstrated organization skills. 
  • Event coordination and agency experience would be a plus.
  • Employment Status: Full-time (40 Hours / week)
  • Compensation: Competitive market salary, commensurate with experience
  • Company provided laptop
  • Medical and dental benefits
  • Retirement Plan
  • Paid time off and holidays

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