This position provides general administration support for a robust Public Relations department. Support includes managing and tracking all media coverage, sharing coverage reports internally and externally, managing all media contacts, editing and proofing all press material, assisting with organization-wide presentations, and actively contributing to public relations programs and strategy.
The successful candidate will be a demonstrated self- starter who takes initiative, is extremely organized, who exhibits excellent and consistent follow through, creativity and maturity. There are lots of moving parts in this position, so candidate must be able to handle multiple projects and priorities with poise, accuracy and efficiency. We are looking for someone who understands and embraces Visit Seattle’s mission, who is highly service and team-oriented and able to deliver consistently top-level service to both internal and external customers. The successful candidate will exhibit a true passion for travel and interest in growing 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.