Public Relations Assistant at Ring
Santa Monica, CA, US
Ring is seeking a motivated, eager, and organized full-time Public Relations Assistant to work alongside the Director of Communications. Recent college graduates with public relations, marketing, and communications degrees are preferred. Communication skills, strong interpersonal skills and time management skills are essential to succeed in this position, as well as a strong interest in public relations, social media, and technology. Please include a cover letter and link to social media accounts if available.
Responsibilities:

Developing media lists for announcements and press outreach
Securing print and online coverage for highly targeted local media outreach and pitching
Managing product review inventory and oversee the QA and shipment of media units
Writing press backgrounders prior to briefings
Tracking all local press coverage and maintain documentation
Creating and maintaining events/awards/speaking engagement calendars for CEO. Submitting Ring and key spokespeople for speaking engagements
Researching industry trends and staying up-to-date on current events and news
Drafting copy for media kits, websites, brochures and other marketing materials
Contributing toward strategic positioning and messaging documents
Supporting Director of Communications with additional tasks as needed
Execute various administrative tasks including scheduling
Qualifications:

Relevant experience in PR (internships) preferably within the tech or a consumer facing brand
Highly organized with the ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks simultaneously
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Ability to think creatively and strategically
Proactive mindset and ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment
Team player who can collaborate with coworkers and agencies at all levels
Ability to deliver results under tight deadlines
Proficient in Google GSuite programs
Bachelor's Degree in marketing, communications, or journalism required
About Ring

Ring's mission is to reduce crime in neighborhoods and empower consumers by creating a Ring of Security around homes and communities with its suite of smart home security products: Ring Video Doorbell, Ring Video Doorbell Pro (HomeKit-enabled), Ring Stick Up Cam and the new Ring Floodlight Cam. With these security devices, Ring has created the neighborhood watch for the digital age and continues to keep homes around the world safe. For more information, visit www.ring.com. With Ring, you're always home.