Director of Public Relations


Media Virtuoso

We’re looking for an inspiring leader, strategic thinker, and brand architect with the skills and drive to grow our already thriving client list. More than a title holder, our ideal candidate delights in leading by doing, and dives into communications and marketing strategies that generate positive buzz and earned media for our clients. As a leader, this candidate also savors the role of mentor, and helps to raise up their department and the agency as a whole. Responsibilities also include the delicate handling of client crises, crafting public statements, public  engagements, and developing new business opportunities. As a department head, this person reports directly to MVNP’s President and CEO.

What you’ll do_

Key responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain an efficient, profitable PR department that helps further the business goals of the agency and the agency’s clients
  • Administer agency policies and procedures within the PR department, and work with agency management to help maintain a desirable working environment throughout the agency
  • Develop systems and procedures within the department to effectively and efficiently serve its clients
  • Develop and manage Crisis Plans
  • Develops new business strategies including proposals, budgets, and presentations
  • Oversee brand / creative development as they apply to your accounts
  • Search out and develop new business opportunities for both the agency and department 
  • Report to agency president and directors on status of client relations, problems, and opportunities

What you’ll need_

Required skills

  • A minimum of ten years of agency and/or corporate public relations management experience  
  • A college degree in public relations, marketing or journalism
  • Account management experience, including strategic process planning
  • A media relations track record
  • Experience in crisis management and marketing communications
  • Experience in department/client budget management
  • Excellent writing, communication, organizational, and managerial skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced team environment 


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