|Date Posted||February 09, 2021|
|Required Education||Bachelor's Degree|
Media Relations Representative
The Johns Hopkins University seeks an effective, creative and nimble communications professional to identify, develop and promote news about the university, its experts, students, and key initiatives. The selected candidate will successfully interact with journalists to secure placements in high-profile news outlets both domestically and internationally.
The media relations representative promotes understanding and appreciation of Johns Hopkins by developing engaging stories related to the university, the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences, the Whiting School of Engineering and other schools and divisions.
The media relations representative will cultivate strong working relationships with reporters, editors, producers and hosts in print, broadcast and online newsrooms. The media relations representative will also develop strong working relationships with faculty, staff and student leaders of the university and with colleagues in the Office of Communications and other Johns Hopkins communications offices. The successful applicant will also be able to work collaboratively with communications colleagues to create successful tools such as video, social media and graphics.
The media relations representative will also perform other duties as assigned to advance the mission of the Office of Communications.
NOTE: During the COVID-19 pandemic, this position will temporarily report remotely. Once permitted back to campus, this position will report to the Keswick campus located in Baltimore, Maryland.
NOTE: This position is not eligible for visa sponsorship.
Specific Duties & Responsibilities:
Minimum Qualifications (mandatory):
Special Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Applicants strongly encouraged to submit a cover letter along with application
Classified Title: Media Relations Representative
Starting Salary Range: Commensurate with Experience
Employee group: Full Time
Schedule: M-F, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Exempt Status: Exempt
Location: 45-MD:JH at Keswick
Department name: 60002576-University Communications
Personnel area: University Administration
The successful candidate(s) for this position will be subject to a pre-employment background check.
If you are interested in applying for employment with The Johns Hopkins University and require special assistance or accommodation during any part of the pre-employment process, please contact the HR Business Services Office at firstname.lastname@example.org. For TTY users, call via Maryland Relay or dial 711.
The following additional provisions may apply depending on which campus you will work. Your recruiter will advise accordingly.
During the Influenza ("the flu") season, as a condition of employment, The Johns Hopkins Institutions require all employees who provide ongoing services to patients or work in patient care or clinical care areas to have an annual influenza vaccination or possess an approved medical or religious exception. Failure to meet this requirement may result in termination of employment.
The pre-employment physical for positions in clinical areas, laboratories, working with research subjects, or involving community contact requires documentation of immune status against Rubella (German measles), Rubeola (Measles), Mumps, Varicella (chickenpox), Hepatitis B and documentation of having received the Tdap (Tetanus, diphtheria, pertussis) vaccination. This may include documentation of having two (2) MMR vaccines; two (2) Varicella vaccines; or antibody status to these diseases from laboratory testing. Blood tests for immunities to these diseases are ordinarily included in the pre-employment physical exam except for those employees who provide results of blood tests or immunization documentation from their own health care providers. Any vaccinations required for these diseases will be given at no cost in our Occupational Health office.
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To apply, visit https://jobs.jhu.edu/job/Baltimore-Media-Relations-Representative-MD-21211/711432700/
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