Public Relations Coordinator

Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP (SOM) Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP (SOM) Employer:
New York, NY, USLocation:
Thu, Jun 21 '18Posted on:

SOM, one of the most influential design firms in the world, is seeking innovative, creative, independent, and critical thinkers who aspire to the highest standards of excellence. Join our collaborative design practice as a Public Relations Coordinator for the opportunity to build a strong and thriving career.

Desired skills and expertise:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (Master’s Degree in journalism, architecture, or architectural history a plus)
  • Minimum of 1-2 years’ experience in public relations and/or marketing (work experience in design world is a plus)
  • Excellent communications skills; experience in media relations and an ability to interact with press
  • Strong writing skills and experience developing copy and/or press releases
  • High standard for presentation and preparation of materials
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work well in a team environment
  • Ability to organize and manage multiple tasks on tight deadlines
  • Ability to think strategically and creatively and communicate effectively with a variety of fast moving team members
  • A familiarity with image and layout software

SOM offers opportunities to work on transformational projects, competitive salaries, health insurance, wellness, retirement and financial and other work/life plans.

At SOM, we welcome and encourage diversity in the workplace. We believe an inclusive environment benefits our employees, our firm, and our community, while also enriching and challenging our own thinking about design. We are proud to be an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Visit this page to learn more about SOM's employment policy and how to apply offline:

For more about SOM:

Portfolios must be submitted for all design positions (Architecture, Interiors, Planning, etc). Applications without work samples will not be reviewed.  Portfolios should be one PDF attachment, 10-20 pages, maximum 5 MB. Submit portfolios as part of your application in the section where the application asks you for your Resume or CV.


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