COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER - MEDIA RELATIONS: If you are a second-to-none writer, and a tenacious and team-oriented media relations professional, this may be your opportunity to excel in public relations and member communications at the National Association of Chain Drug Stores, located in Old Town Alexandria.
Secure media coverage for NACDS programs and activities. Write and edit news releases, editorials, op-eds, and letters to the editor. Execute daily media monitoring. Engage the media through pitch calls and managing inquiries, and maintain NACDS’ modern media relations infrastructure. Deliver value to NACDS members through newsletters and the creation of compelling content to be used across web and social media platforms.
Minimum qualifications: three years communications/media relations experience, preferably in government (association or agency exp accepted); related college degree; excellent media writing skills; ability to speak and write clearly and effectively; working knowledge of media; ability to conduct online research; must meet strict deadlines.
Submit resume, cover letter with salary requirement, and a writing sample to NACDS at firstname.lastname@example.org.