National trade association in the telecommunications industry is seeking a public relations manager to oversee PR communications initiatives and media relations activities, with a heavy emphasis on policy and advocacy communications. Position will contribute significantly to public affairs and policy communications, including writing speeches, articles and member announcements and producing web and multimedia content. Will work collaboratively with staff subject matter experts on issue communications and other PR initiatives. Will serve as the point of contact on policy communications for media, members, the telecommunications industry and the public. Will not serve as the organization’s spokesperson. Requires self starter with positive attitude and can-do spirit.
Degree in public relations, journalism, or communications and min 5-7 yrs related work experience preferred. Strong writing and interpersonal skills a must. We offer a competitive salary, full benefits package and pleasant work environment, near Ballston metro. Send/fax/e-mail resume and salary requirements or salary history to:
4121 Wilson Blvd., 10th Floor
Arlington, VA 22202