marlo marketing. fully integrated marketing, public relations, and creative services agency based in Boston, Massachusetts and New York City

From influencer engagement for luxury hotels to website design for assisted living communities to public relations for iconic beer brands, we cover a lot of ground.

In industry lingo, we’re considered a full-service integrated consumer marketing agency.

In our lingo? We just get sh*t done.

Media Relations Maven (Manager)

marlo marketing seeks an experienced and energetic Media Relations Manager to spearhead outreach efforts for a variety of leading lifestyle and hospitality brands. The Media Relations Manager will maintain strong relationships with regional/national and influencer targets on behalf of the agency, seeking thoughtful and brand-building coverage opportunities. Candidates must possess a passion for creative storytelling, a proven track record of media placements, and a minimum of 5-7 years of public relations experience; food & beverage category experience a plus! This role may be based out of our New York office, depending on the candidate.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Cultivate media and influencer relationships
  • Lead media relations efforts on behalf of multiple clients in the lifestyle & hospitality sectors by developing and executing strategic outreach plans
  • Secure high value placements with regional and national media targets
  • Coordinate and staff media visits
  • Draft and edit press releases, pitches, briefings and other media materials
  • Stay up to date on the media and trends relevant to food, beverage and restaurant categories
  • Report to Vice President

REQUIREMENTS:

  • 5-7 years of post-college PR experience
  • Media relations expertise
  • Ability to craft – and pitch – compelling narratives
  • Strong writing skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to organize, multitask and prioritize work under pressure
  • Excellent interpersonal skills; ability to work well with others
  • Ability to take direction and respond positively to constructive criticism
  • Time management skills; respect for deadlines
  • Operate with a sense of urgency and effective follow through

We offer outstanding professional growth opportunities; a fun and supportive environment; mentoring in a team-oriented environment; competitive compensation; and excellent benefits.

If this describes you, please send an email with your cover letter, resume and salary requirements to careers@marlomarketing.com.