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Proof Strategies
Washington, DC
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Job Description
Salary: $16.10/hour

WHO WE ARE:


Proof Strategies works with value driven organizations and leaders who aspire to create positive change. As an agency partner, we’re committed to supporting our clients’ goals and actualizing their mission.


But what does this mean?


It means we try to live by our values – Curiosity, Inclusion, Empathy, Innovation, Integrity, and Excellence. And we hold ourselves accountable and work with our clients and our staff in a way that illustrates those values every day.  We expect you to Ask Better Questions™ and bring the entrepreneurial spirit to your work.


Culture is the character and personality of our organization; we practice internally what we say externally. This is what makes our business unique and why you’ll want to work with us. The sum of our values, traditions, beliefs, interactions, behaviors, and attitudes is what we bring with us to work – your work – every day. 


WHAT ARE LOOKING FOR:


We are looking for a fellow to join our team this fall.  The ideal candidate will be someone eager to learn about PR and able to commit to at least 24 hours a week. Proof Strategies will give you real public relations and marketing experience.   If you're our ideal candidate, you have a strong desire to learn earned media and digital marketing, thrive in a fast-paced agency, and are extremely detail oriented.

Responsibilities:


  • Write blog posts, social media posts, and copy for digital ad campaigns.
  • Assist with media relations, including pitching and media list building.
  • Draft media briefing books and conduct background research for client interviews.
  • Conduct daily media monitoring.
  • Assist with new business, including research, proposal, and pitch preparation.
  • Maintain positive brand sentiment for clients with community management and social channel monitoring. 
  • Assist in the planning and implementation of public relations and marketing communications programs for a variety of clients. 
  • Create and design client visuals, social media graphics, and other imagery.
  • Assist with administrative tasks: team support, project management support, meeting set-up, maintaining documents in the drive, note-taking, media training sessions which include equipment knowledge, set-up and catering coordination. 


WHO YOU ARE:


  • Educated.  Currently pursuing or completed a bachelor’s degree in marketing, PR, journalism, communications, or related field.
  • Experienced. Preferred agency or communications experience.
  • Can-Do-Attitude. Whatever it takes attitude and proven ability to “get the job done.”
  • Articulate. Strong writing skills with the ability to communicate points-of-view succinctly, thoroughly, and convincingly.
  • Innovative.  Creative and strategic thinker.
  • Inquisitive.  You cannot learn unless you ask questions.
  • Friendly.  We like to work with people we like.


WHAT WE OFFER:


  • Professional development, including PR Council’s “Agency Ready” course to help position a Proof fellow for an agency career.
  • Quarterly team community volunteer opportunities
  • Pro-bono work (Giving Tuesday)
  • Culture events throughout the year, including yearly all-office retreat and holiday party
  • Remote work
  • Pay, Proof Strategies compensates all fellows at Washington, DC’s minimum wage of $16.10/hour.


We will require staff to be vaccinated and boosted.


Proof Strategies provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, family status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

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