ResCare: Public Relations Consultant

ResCare

Title: Public Relations Consultant

Job Category: Communications & Marketing

Line of Business: Resource Center Services

About ResCare

Join us in transforming peoples’ lives and their communities! ResCare is a one-of-a-kind human services company offering services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, home care for seniors, as well as education, vocational training, and job placement for people of all ages and skill levels. Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a Public Relations Consultant.

Are you passionate about helping others? Dont miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you help people reach their highest level of independence! Apply today! ResCare. Where Care Meets Career.

Public Relations Consultant Responsibilities

The ideal candidate will have 5 years of corporate or non-profit agency experience in PR with excellent media relations, community relations and storytelling experience with strong strategic PR background.

Essential Job Responsibilities:

Work cross-functionally with marketing and internal communications. Experience in brand building and managing communications strategies.

  • Strategic storyteller and creative thinker who’s always pondering the headline
  • High levels of energy, enthusiasm, initiative, flexibility and commitment
  • Executing integrated PR campaigns across multiple channels
  • Management, tracking and reporting of integrated campaigns based on defined goals
  • Proactive media pitching, managing media relations and crisis communications situations
  • Developing community relations programs and help to drive PR and media activities for local communities where ResCare serves
  • Helping drive trend story ideas/pitches across multiple properties
  • Developing and managing company’s brand strategy with social media content and execution
  • Prioritizing and assigning deliverables, ensuring all deadlines are met
  • Contribute to creative brainstorming sessions and brand strategy
  • Organize and execute press activities
  • Maintain positive headlines in targeted media outlets by distributing methodical, tiered announcements and storytelling that will continuously trigger curiosity and desire for a deeper look.

Specific Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred, preferably in Marketing, Communications or Journalism
  • Five years of corporate, public sector and/or social marketing and CSR experience
  • Superior writing and editing skills (specifically regarding press materials), with strong knowledge of AP Style
  • Proficiency in Adobe and Office programs: Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Photoshop, Illustrator Deadline-driven self-starter with good judgement and a strong attention to detail

Additional Information

Benefits

In addition to meeting your passion for making a difference in people’s lives and career advancement, opportunities you may also be offered:

  • Competitive pay based on experience
  • Medical, Dental, Vision Benefits
  • Suite of voluntary insurance options
  • 401(k)
  • Paid Time Off
  • Holidays
  • Performance incentives
  • Company Discount Purchasing Program
    • Cell phone Service
    • Ford and Chrysler Automobiles
    • Furniture
    • Appliances
    • Staples discounts
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Legal Assistance Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement

Don’t miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you assist people to reach their highest level of independence.

ResCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ResCare does not discriminate against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment, or on the basis of gender in its health programs and activities.

9901 Linn Station Rd FL 6 – 11, Louisville, KY 40223-3824 USA