Winner & Associates - Associate Position (Century City) Winner & Associates is a full-service strategic communications consulting firm specializing in issues and crisis management, public affairs, marketing and public relations.
Winner & Associates provides strategic counsel and communications services to industry leaders in a wide variety of sectors including oil & gas, power generation, transportation, technology, entertainment and gaming.
Since its inception in 1975, the firm has served the U.S. and international communications needs of over 350 corporations, trade associates, law firms, governments and not-for-profit organizations, including more than fifty Fortune 500 companies.
Winner & Associates is looking for a new addition to the team. We are seeking someone with background in strategic communications, public and government relations, public affairs, government and/or business, preferably with at least 2 years of professional office experience. This is a full-time position that requires a minimum commitment of 40 hours per week.
Essential Duties: • Assist with account management and administration activities (includes managing assignment tracking system and project document archival and distribution system) • Conduct media analysis & online research • Assist with the development of strategic communications proposals, plans, reports and presentations • Assist with the development and implementation of communication tools and outreach activities, including: media relations programs; spokesperson and media training; recruitment of third party spokespersons; community relations; reports, brochures and fact sheets; summaries of technical documents; website and blog communications; presentations and speeches; print, TV and radio advertisements; multimedia presentations. Profile: • 2 years minimum of professional experience in relevant field (e. g. strategic communications, public affairs, government and/or business) • Strong Word, Excel and particularly PowerPoint skills ESSENTIAL • University Degree in relevant field (e.g. communications, business, government, law) • Excellent oral and written communication skills • Excellent planning & administrative skills • Strong analytical and strategic thinking skills • Ability to work independently and with god judgment • Ability to work flexible hours to ensure client expectations and project deadlines are met • Strong understanding of U.S. socio-economic and cultural issues • Extensive knowledge of U.S politics and government • Firsthand understanding of contemporary web tools and trends a plus Please send resume, cover letter, 1-2 writing samples and 2-3 references to:firstname.lastname@example.org