This position manages and helps implement public relations programs to support the priorities of the department and Visit Seattle.
This position is responsible for creating and maximizing positive editorial media coverage for the destination, partners and the Visit Seattle organization. This position supports the Director of PR in executing a media relations program and strategic communications planning for the organization. The Public Relations Manager will assist the Director of PR in the management of day-to-day operations of the PR department. The successful candidate will exhibit a true passion for travel and interest in a career in the hospitality industry.
Regular Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am-5:00pm. Additional hours as needed.
The physical demands here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing most of the duties of this job, the employee will not be exposed to weather conditions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
Visit Seattle is an equal opportunity employer. It is Visit Seattle’s policy that employees and prospective employees be treated with respect and without discrimination because of their age, marital status, race, color, national origin, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status, the presence of any sensory, mental or physical disability, the use of a trained guide dog or service animal by a disabled person, or any other legally-protected status. It is our policy to conform to all applicable laws and regulations affecting all protected classes. It is Visit Seattle’s policy to comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act and other laws prohibiting discrimination against applicants or employees with disabilities. Visit Seattle will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified applicants and employees with known physical or mental disabilities in all the terms and conditions of employment, including the recruitment and hiring process.