Manage day-to-day account activities for one or more clients
Supervise, coach and motivate junior staff
Establish strong relationships with clients as a day-to-day client contact
Play a major role in the planning and development of strategic, comprehensive public relations and media relations programs
Demonstrate solid research skills and measurement techniques to plan and evaluate client programs
Establish and maintain reporter/journalist/influencer relationships (prior experience and connections required)
Generate and manage media outreach strategies that successfully secure client coverage and meet program objectives
Demonstrate the ability to oversee on- and offline community engagement strategies
Write persuasive documents, including program plans, press materials, media pitches and other PR content
Additional Job Functions:
Assist in successfully growing existing accounts and contribute to new business efforts, regularly network and expand media relationships
Participate in forecasting and managing budgets while demonstrating the ability to effectively manage projects to maintain profitability and revenue targets
Address and resolve any client issues/challenges thoughtfully and effectively
Qualified candidates will have exceptional management and client handling experience and the ability to create and manage multiple projects.
Have an understanding of PR, knowledge of todayís ever-changing media and business landscapes in Myanmar, and strong media relations, management, writing and editing skills.
Excellent English and Myanmar language skills required (writing, translating, etc.)
Experience in public relations, media relations, journalism or business.
Ability to meet deadlines and work in a fast-paced team environment
Excellent communication skills (written, oral and presentation)
Record of excellent organization and planning skills, taking initiative
Zagar Communications is the first full-service public relations firm dedicated to helping organizations succeed in the Myanmar market. It was founded by a team of professionals with a cumulative 60+ ...