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OPEN POSITION
 

Communications Specialist

It’s time to stop “working” and start getting paid to do what you love.  At Curley & Pynn – The Strategic Firm®, our award-winning team of creative thinkers is excited to offer you this opportunity.  As a communications specialist, you can do big things in an environment that will challenge you to contribute 100 percent every day, while empowering you to succeed.

What you need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in communications, marketing, public relations, journalism or a related field
  • Overwhelming desire to grow your career
  • Writing skills stronger than the Hulk
  • Annoying obsession with details
  • No fear to call a reporter, get rejected and call again
  • Confidence to raise your hand and take responsibility for new projects
  • Penchant for to-do lists and ability to juggle

(Ideally, you’ve had some on-the-job experience and are ready for the next step in your career.  Solid internships and a high level of maturity go a long way, too.  Experience with graphic design and digital marketing will earn you bonus points.)

What we have:

  • Experienced, friendly and enthusiastic mentors who will always have your back and are invested in helping you grow.
  • Long-standing relationships with some of Florida’s most well-respected organizations, including globally recognized brands.
  • Generous benefits:  a competitive salary, health benefits, three weeks of paid vacation time, financial support for professional development activities and reimbursement for continuing education.
  • Work-hard, play-hard mentality, which often leads to cookie breaks, birthday celebrations, happy hour and more.

Interested?  Email your resume, writing samples and a meaningful cover letter to Dan Ward at dward@thestrategicfirm.com.  In your cover letter, tell us which of the Five Steps to Professional Success you have applied on the job.

 

Internship Program

The Curley & Pynn internship program provides students with the opportunity to use as many public relations and marketing communications tools as possible in a real-world setting.  Nothing beats on-the-job training, and we want our interns to explore and discover practical applications of the field they have been studying.

Interns are compensated for their time, and a sampling of activities includes:

  • Conducting online and traditional research
  • Writing press releases
  • Managing eNewsletters
  • Conducting media pitch calls
  • Staffing media and special events
  • Developing and updating media lists
  • Participating in client brainstorming sessions

For more information, contact:

Kacie Escobar
(407) 423-8006
kescobar@thestrategicfirm.com