Press Officer Resume Samples

A Press Officer is a representative of the organization and acts as the main contact for the media. The job description entails handling the media and preparing press releases and organizing press conferences and interviews, liaison with media contacts, and monitoring media coverage of the company. Some of the common duties are listed on the Press Officer Resume as – preparing and writing articles and press releases, handling enquires from journalists and other media contacts through telephone calls, email and written correspondence, arranging and organizing events, interviews, and press conferences; liaising with media representatives and managers, and monitoring current affairs and coverage of the organization within the media.

Crucial skills include – familiarity with project management software and video/photo editing, excellent organizational skills, creativity, and problem-solving skills, a strong background in researching, writing, and editing publications; and creativity. A degree in public relations, communications, or journalism is commonly regarded as a minimum requirement.

Press Officer Resume example

Press Officer Resume

Headline : Press Officer with more than 7 years of experience in fast-paced office environment. Excellent communications and analytical skills. Track record of achieving exceptional results in outreach and media relations.

Skills : MS Office, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Wrote, edited, and submitted press releases and news briefs through GovDelivery and Cison.
    2. Tracked which news outlets pick up the story.
    3. Attended Congressional hearings with the Assistant Administrator.
    4. Recorded questions and his testimony to ensure that news outlets report accurately.
    5. Worked with reporters for followup interviews.
    6. Covered press inquiries regarding the Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response, the Office of Environmental Education, the Office of Environmental Information, the Office of Children's Health Protection, and the Office of the Chief Financial Advisor.
    7. Transmited press inquiries to the program offices, edits responses, and sends responses to the press in a timely manner.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS


Press Officer Resume

Headline : To establish a long-term career in a company where I may utilize my Press Officer professional skills and knowledge to be an effective Associate Program Manager and inspiration to those around me.

Skills : Microsoft Excel, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Microsoft Access, Time Management, Presentation Skills, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Wrote and distributed news releases.
    2. Acted as the liaison between clients and the media.
    3. Coordinated press conferences, conducted media tours and interviews.
    4. Tracked media coverage relating to the clients.
    5. Assisted the Graphic Artist with the text contents of the advertising, invitations and arts.
    6. Assisted with the organization and planning of promotions, ceremonies and other events.
    7. Supported clients such as Puerto Rico Olympic Committee, Caguas Municipality (Puerto Rico), Universidad del Turabo and Puerto Rico Amateur Baseball Federation.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associate In Paralegal Studies


Press Officer Resume

Objective : Highly motivated, results-driven professional with more than 15 years of experience developing, writing and editing strategic outreach and advocacy communications.

Skills : Proficient with Microsoft Office, PageMaker, InDesign, CBS College Sports Netitor, NeuLion's Titan, Photoshop, Statcrew, and Hy-Tek software.

Description :

    1. Utilized my experience as an Olympian and freelance journalist, I created, pitched and facilitated media opportunities for 90 athletes on the Olympic and rookie teams leading up to the 2014 Olympics and beyond.
    2. Created press and PR opportunities for U.S. Ski and Snowboarding Team athletes.
    3. Worked with athletes, agents and media to create media opportunities and drive coverage for major events including X Games, Burton US Open and the 2014 Sochi Olympics.
    4. Managed media, press conferences and athlete appearances for major events including U.S. Olympic trials, the U.S.
    5. Collaborated with outside PR agencies to pitch relevant athlete, event and brand storylines.
    6. Schedules and facilitates interviews between reporters and EPA staff, including Associate Administrators and Office Directors.
    7. Works with reporters for followups, ensuring accurate quotations and coverage.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BA

Press Officer Resume

Objective : Responsible for Working directly with the Police Chief to establish strategies and messaging for the department, Coordinating structure and process as it relates to internal communication, ensuring that information is disseminated and done through the proper channels.

Skills : Communication , Travel industry, Computer Literate, Copywriting, Social Media Management.

Description :

    1. Served as main media representative for all activities of water and sewer utility with 6,100 employees in metropolitan area and upstate watershed region, nine million customers and over $2 billion annual budget.
    2. Responded to environmental emergencies, managed reporters onsite and provided breaking information to varied news media.
    3. Organized and conducted press conferences and agency events.
    4. Secured media placements to further agency mission and goals.
    5. Crafted statements, speeches, press releases, letters and responses to concerned citizens and elected officials, among other written materials.
    6. Developed public information pamphlets, briefing papers and items for agency website.
    7. Performed media training for agency commissioner, senior staff and other employees.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
M.A In Journalism

Press Officer Resume

Headline : Seeking a Press Officer position utilizing my Japanese language skills and experience as president of a multi-million dollar manufacturing firm with worldwide sales.

Skills : Excellent Communication, Networking, Interpersonal And Writing, Driven, Flexible With A Keen Willingness To Learn.

Description :

    1. Prepared and supported press kit for each client, including images from their buy, biography, designer portrait images, logo, campaign images, press release and other significant material.
    2. Supported clients requests; send out samples according to each clients purchase and meet their deadline.
    3. Daily communicated with international luxury magazines sharing press material such as look-books, campaign images, price confirmation, press releases, celebrity images,interviews and other pertinent material for publication.
    4. Prepared short stories for internal newsletter communications.
    5. Assisted with seasonal press days and special AQUAZZURA events - Initiated relationship with Ortigia to coordinate, design & create 500 AQUAZZURA gift boxes which later turned into a full collaboration.
    6. Responded continuously to media, public and press inquiries.
    7. Pressed kit assembly and distribution.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Art

Press Officer Resume

Headline : Press Officer Professional and polite demeanor Keen attention to details Good communication and interpersonal skills Works well with others and is able to communicates effectively Resourceful and adaptable.

Skills : MS Office, Interpersonal Skills.

Description :

    1. Prepared informational data for the media and the public through press releases, public notices, statements and announcements.
    2. Arranged interviews and press conferences between TCIG and the media, such as TV stations, radio and newspapers.
    3. Coordinated travel arrangements for office staff.
    4. Assisted the media with media queries directed to TCIG.
    5. Managed TCIG Flickr website, (took and distributed photos).
    6. Worked closely with TCIG Head of Departments in preparing weekly grids.
    7. Developed and managed database of Press Office activities.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
M.S. In Communication

Press Officer Resume

Summary : Over 8 years working experience in the Chinese government with extensive knowledge of China's import/export and customs regulations and processes. If you have questions about the inner workings of China's State, Provincial, and Local levels of government bureaus and departments, I'm your go-to person.

Skills : Journalism, Editing, Photography.

Description :

    1. Provided strategic advice to the creation and support of a process of effective communication between the public corporation and its customers.
    2. Developed strategies, programs, campaigns and messages that directly impact on public opinion.
    3. Provided information with responsibility to positively project the public corporation and strengthen relationships with their customers.
    4. Coordinated press affairs, interviews and requests for all media.
    5. Composed, sent and confirmed press releases, calls for press, blurbs, publishers and other advertising material.
    6. Coordinated and developed logistics for press conferences and official activities.
    7. Evaluated and coordinated staff participation in conventions, exhibitions, presentations, conferences and public hearings.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Master In Public Relations

Press Officer Resume

Headline : As a Press Officer, responsible for Overseeing PIO team to ensure effectiveness and efficiency, and to maximize media outreach, Establishing and executing policy around media interaction with sworn officers (with PIO being the single point of entry for any and all media requests).

Skills : Proposals, Business Development, Writing, Social Media.

Description :

    1. Brought on board to serve as the Press Officer, for a major Cypriot human rights organization, coordinating diverse messaging, outreach, actions, and communication initiatives on a daily basis.
    2. Worked closely with the organization's senior leadership to define priorities and roll-out campaigns to achieve strategic goals.
    3. Authored press releases, organized conferences, public presentations, and oversaw lobbying efforts.
    4. Developed and managed website, internet media outreach and mailing list.
    5. Leveraged management and networking skills to organize, promote, and lead highly successful fundraisers and actions.
    6. Coordinated and managed PR and outreach related to the organization's strategic goals.
    7. Wrote monthly reports for the analysis of strategies employed.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Master Of Arts

Press Officer Resume

Headline : Good communication skills, ability to research and write, attention to detail, ability to execute a media campaign using traditional media as well as social media and evaluate, ability to conduct interviews with a view to disseminate information, ability to prioritise work and a team player. I am polite and courteous too.

Skills : Microsoft Power Point, And Adobe Photoshop.

Description :

    1. Assisted in the development and management of multiple strategic initiatives including the Transformational Partnerships Fund.
    2. Developed, reviewed, analyzed, and provided written summaries of grant proposals that fit within the ECMC Foundation Special Opportunities portfolio.
    3. Conducted due diligence of potential grantee partners, including analysis of financial information, site visits, and interviews with other funders and relevant stakeholders.
    4. Oversaw consistent grant monitoring and reporting, including the review of progress reports and maintenance of regular communication with grantees.
    5. Assisted in the design and implementation of processes and systems which contribute to key strategy and portfolio management decisions.
    6. Reviewed and refined portfolio outcomes and indicators periodically and collect and analyze this data for all grants within the portfolio.
    7. Maintained expertise in areas relevant to the education field and policy reform efforts that impact these issues nationwide.
                        Years of Experience
                        Experience
                        5-7 Years
                        Experience Level
                        Level
                        Executive
                        Education
                        Education
                        Master's In Public Relations

                        Press Officer Resume

                        Summary : Talented, results-driven Press Officer professional with more than 25 years of experience in media, public relations, strategic planning, and in the development and implementation of public policy. Expertise in directing communications strategy and the execution of public relations campaigns.

                        Skills : Planning Skills, Coordinating Skills.

                        Description :

                          1. Managed and distributed team statistics.
                          2. Produced game recaps and features throughout Team USA's tour.
                          3. Coordinated interviews with coaches and athletes.
                          4. Advanced press mission of Patriarchate while operating in trilingual work environment.
                          5. Wrote, translated and analyzed press releases and human rights reports for use in Greek and Turkish press for the Ecumenical Patriarchate.
                          6. Produced documentary with funds from UNC traveling the path of the first crusade from Istanbul to Cairo.
                          7. Managed press requests for national, regional and international luxury publications such as Harper's Bazaar, Vogue, Elle, Grazia, & Vanity Fair - Coordinated sample send-outs and returns with internal and external press offices - Oversaw International press send-outs and tracked all samples using DHL, FED-EX or UPS.
                        Years of Experience
                        Experience
                        10+ Years
                        Experience Level
                        Level
                        Senior
                        Education
                        Education
                        Bachelor Of Science In Journalism