Public Relations Manager
Also referred to as: Public Relations Manager, PR Manager
Requirements and Responsibilities
Develops and implements policies and procedures for the public relations department. Maintains favorable public image for employer or client by communicating programs, accomplishments, and/or points of view. Evaluates all forms of communications before release to ensure accuracy and appropriateness of message and authorizes release. Prepares and distributes news releases, fact sheets, scripts, etc. to media outlets. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a head of a unit/department. Manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Extensive knowledge of department processes. Typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 to 3 years supervisory experience may be required.
Similar Jobs:  Public Relations Specialist I, Public Relations Specialist II, Public Relations Specialist III, Public Relations Specialist IV, Public Relations Director, Top Public Relations Executive, Employee Relations Manager, Media Relations Manager, Community Relations Manager
Level of Education:  Public Relations Manager Salaries with a Bachelor's Degree, Public Relations Manager Salaries with a Master's Degree or MBA, Public Relations Manager Salaries with a JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent
Industries:  Aerospace & Defense, Biotechnology, Business Services, Chemicals, Construction, Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Energy & Utilities, Financial Services, Healthcare, Hospitality & Leisure, Insurance, Internet, Media, MFG Durable, MFG Nondurable, Pharmaceuticals, Retail & Wholesale, Software & Networking, Telecom, Transportation,