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MEDIA CONNECT, a division of Finn Partners, seeks a Publicist to join their award-winning team specializing in book publicity in the New York City office. This position will design and execute customized PR campaigns for both publishing and corporate clients and work with authors and publishers in a collaborative atmosphere.

Responsibilities:

  • Arrange reviews, interviews, and feature stories across all mediums, including print, online, radio, and television, both nationally and locally
  • Arrange book signing events and speaking engagements across the country
  • Build media lists using Cision
  • Draft and edit press materials
  • Pitch media on both a local and national scale, utilizing traditional and digital platforms

Desired Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 2-3 years media experience
  • Familiarity with major print, online and broadcast media required
  • Experience with health/fitness books a plus
  • Assertive self-starter
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Social Media Expertise

About MEDIA CONNECT/Finn Partners:

MEDIA CONNECT is a respected, critically acclaimed and award-winning leader in the media relations placement field since 1962.

Finn Partners was launched in late 2011 to realize Peter Finn's vision to create a leading communications agency dedicated to shaping a bold new future in which innovation and partnership are strong drivers of the brand. Finn Partners specializes in the full spectrum of communications services, including digital and social media. Specialty areas include technology, consumer, education, travel & lifestyle, CSR, arts, health, and public and corporate affairs.

Finn Partners was named “Best Midsize Agency” in 2015, "Best Agency to Work For" in 2013 and "Best New Agency" in 2012 by the industry's Holmes Report. Headquartered in New York City, the company has approximately 500 employees, with offices in Chicago, Detroit, Fort Lauderdale, Jerusalem, London, Los Angeles, Munich, Nashville, Paris, San Francisco and Washington D.C., and has additional international capabilities through its own global network and PROI Worldwide. Find us at www.finnpartners.com and follow us on Twitter @finnpartners.

 

While we appreciate the interest of all candidates, we will only respond to those with whom we have a greater interest.

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