Publicist Resume

Jane Smith

123 Home St

Home City, ST 12345

123-456-7890  jane@email.com

OBJECTIVE:

Seeking to utilize more than 12 years of expertise as a publicist for a growing company with room for advancement.

QUALIFICATION HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Professional, efficient, punctual and highly motivated with high standards for ethics and conduct in all situations
  • Easily adapt to all types of tasks and environments, able to think creatively and foresee eventualities others might miss as a result of my detail-oriented approach and wide vision
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with diverse groups of people across all cultural, socio-economic and educational lines
  • Develop a clear understanding of company goals and image to create a strong, unified message in all media including traditional press and new media marketing

Areas of Expertise:

  • Writing of Press Releases, Cover Stories and Company Newsletters
  • Planning and executing successful tradeshows, seminars and other public presentations
  • New media marketing, social media strategies and online reputation management
  • Public Relations

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Public Affairs Manager

Pharmaceutical Company

Home City, ST

October 2005-present

  • Create and maintain company standards for brand marketing, logo use and application, advertising style and reputation
  • Design media kits, press packets and other documentation for public consumption
  • Review all advertising and marketing materials for compliance with company standards and to ensure accuracy of message and required pharmaceutical warning messages
  • Prepare press releases in regards to new pharmaceuticals, study results and responses to issues with side effects and other problems connected with company products

Publicist

Large Company

Home City, ST

May 1998-October 2005

  • Prepare and distribute press releases regarding new company products and services
  • Created company branding including logo, letterhead and font
  • Prepare media kits and press packets
  • Set up for tradeshows and seminars

EDUCATION

Bachelors Degree in Communications

State University, 1998