Public Relations Specialist

Wake Research - Raleigh, NC (30+ days ago)

Full-time

M3 Wake Research Inc, an integrated clinical research site organization, on a growth trajectory, is seeking a Public Relations Specialist for their Raleigh, North Carolina location to assist in the following marketing and advertising initiatives.

Supports the public relations and marketing activities for internal and external publics of the clinical research practice.
Develop an overall media outreach plan to promote key initiatives and community events.
Development of communication plans to contact and maintain relations with media and affinity group contacts across communities.
Search out events for participation and creatively working with site to create impactful events to grow our database.
Research, acquire, collate, and summarize information to support corporate marketing communications and recruitment strategy.
Build and maintain public and media relations programs, with the goal of enhancing M3 Wake Research Inc. presence through communication and promotions.
Requirements

Requires a bachelors degree in public relations or communications
3-5 years of experience generating interest in organizations using public relations and community relations techniques.
Medical PR, Communication Relations or Mass Media background preferred.
Requires precise attention to detail, organization, positive and frequent interaction with internal and external audiences, and excellent customer service skills
Must have the ability to communicate clearly, effectively and professionally, both verbally and with written word
Must be a self-motivated team player with strong interpersonal skills.
Benefits

Wake offers a comprehensive package of benefits including Health Care, 401k, and Paid Time Off