Part-time / Freelance

Davidson Belluso is seeking a Public Relations Specialist with 3-5 years of experience in public relations and social media to assist in managing client projects and agency promotion.

Davidson Belluso is a dynamic, full-service marketing communications agency that is team-focused, creative, collaborative and fun. Our growing client list spans many industries, with a particular focus on education, government, healthcare, financial services, and travel and tourism.

We are seeking someone with excellent writing, editing and proofreading skills as well as a strong work ethic and a positive attitude.

Essential Functions

  • Reports to Account Executive and helps manage client and internal public relations efforts and campaigns.
  • Writes, edits and proofreads press releases, blog posts and newsletter content.
  • Creates social media content and manages both internal and client channels.
  • Performs media research and assists in the development of media pitches.
  • Assists with offsite client events and presentations. Position may require work on evenings and weekends and may involve limited travel.
  • Researches and contributes to strategic planning, reporting and creative brainstorming for public relations and social media campaigns.
  • Participates in researching, writing, editing and implementing annual communications plans and reports for various clients.
  • Tracks social media and media coverage and develops reports for client and internal use.
  • Collaborates with teams throughout the agency on a variety of projects and planning efforts.

Essential Qualifications

  • Previous public relations, marketing or advertising agency experience.
  • Demonstrated social media creation, management and experience with social media management tools.
  • Media relations experience in the local market.
  • Experience with Constant Contact or other email marketing system.
  • Experience with WordPress, content publishing and blogging.
  • Familiarity/experience with Meltwater and other media research tools.
  • Knowledge of Function Point preferred but not required.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in communications, journalism, public relations, or equivalent experience in a public relations environment.
  • Minimum 3-5 years in public relations.
  • Demonstrated experience and knowledge in AP Style for proofreading and copy editing.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel programs.
  • Must work well in a fast-paced team environment.
  • Please send your resume, samples of work, and a minimum of three (3) references to careers@davidsonbelluso.com

What to Include

  • Your resume in PDF format.
  • Links to some of your work.
  • A minimum of three references.
  • Reasons why you think you’d be a great fit.
  • Time and availability to start working, if selected.
  • Hourly Rate

Davidson Belluso

Davidson Belluso is a Phoenix-based, full-service marketing communications company specializing in education, healthcare, financial services, travel/tourism and non-profit marketing. Davidson Belluso is recognized in the Phoenix Business Journal Book of Lists as one of the top companies in advertising, graphic design, web design and public relations.

Davidson Belluso is certified as a Women’s Business Enterprise by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council and as a Small Business Enterprise and Disadvantage Business Enterprise by the City of Phoenix. Learn more at davidsonbelluso.com.