ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING (OTHER DUTIES MAY BE ASSIGNED):
Draft news release, web content, and all other communications collateral to support CTIA and CTIA Wireless Foundation. Support efforts to promote CTIA, wireless industry, and CEO. Prepare daily news summaries of key issues affecting industry. For CTIA Wireless Foundation, manage WirelessFoundation.org as needed and as appropriate. This includes identifying relevant and timely issues and writing copy for blogs, social media (Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, etc.), and responsible for all releases, blogs, and promotion of the Foundation’s initiatives
QUALIFICATIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
KNOWLEDGE: An understanding of the role of public relations is essential. Knowledge of wireless industry preferred. Proficiency of online editorial outreach (including SEO and SEM) strongly preferred. Proficiency of Wordpress, HTML, Constant Contact and Sitefinity preferred.
COMPUTER SKILLS: Experience in Microsoft applications and electronic research programs (e.g., Cision, LexisNexis, etc.), Wordpress, Sitefinity, Google Analytics and Tweetdeck.
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE: Minimum requirement of a Bachelor’s Degree and at least two-year work experience in public relations, corporate social responsibility, cause marketing environment and/or marketing, preferably in a telecommunications corporate setting.
CTIA (www.ctia.org) is an international organization representing the wireless communications industry. Membership in the association includes wireless carriers and their suppliers, as well as providers and manufacturers of wireless data services and products. CTIA advocates on behalf of its members at all levels of government. The association also coordinates the industry’s voluntary best practic...es and initiatives, and sponsors the industry’s leading wireless tradeshows. CTIA was founded in 1984 and is based in Washington, D.C.