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Senior Manager, Media Relations

New York

Current Global is an award-winning global communications agency that puts humanity at the heart of everything we do, from our internal culture to the way we help clients understand that people want to connect with companies and brands as real and human as they are.

A member of the Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE: IPG) and The Weber Shandwick Collective, our footprint spans Asia, Europe, MENAT, North and South America with strength and depth across corporate, consumer, health, and technology communications. Our dynamic team of public relations, marketing, and integrated media experts works with some of the world’s most iconic companies and brands to develop highly strategic and creative campaigns, collaborating across four talent communities: Client Experience, Insights, Creative, and Integrated Media.

The best ideas come from a diverse mix of minds, backgrounds, and experiences, which is why we believe that diversity, equity, and inclusion are mission critical to building strong teams, cultivating great leaders, and creating an agency where everyone can do their best work. At Current Global, difference is valued, equality is a mandate, and inclusiveness is a reflex, not an initiative. A Fast Company World Changing Idea, Accessible by Design is our commitment that all communication we create will meet the highest accessibility standards to reach people with sight, hearing, and cognitive disabilities.

POSITION PROFILE.

Current Global is looking for a Senior Manager – Media Relations for our vibrant and growing corporate team. Joining the Integrated Media community, we are looking for applicants who understand how earned media intersects with paid, owned and influencer disciplines, as they will shape media relations strategies within the context of integrated communications campaigns. They also must offer expertise with issues management and crisis communications, helping clients manage negative issues and events affecting corporate reputation. Experience with diversity and sustainability media is an added bonus as our corporate engagements continue to expand into these two critical areas.

The ideal candidate will bring established relationships with business and trade media, and a passion for building strong contacts to deliver impactful coverage for clients. With an inquisitive and analytical nature, they will possess the ability to translate client objectives and business strategies into story narratives that the media find useful and compelling.

We are looking for someone who lives and breathes media relations, is excited about placing amazing stories for their clients and is a go-getter and self-starter. If that describes you, we would love to hear from you!

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES.

QUALIFICATIONS.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.

NYC Salary Range: $81,000-$98,000.

Where an employee or prospective employee is paid within this range will depend on, among other factors, actual ranges for current/former employees in the subject position; market considerations; budgetary considerations; tenure and standing with the company (applicable to current employees); as well as the employee’s/applicant’s background, pertinent experience, and qualifications.

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