Public Relations Lead

Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Nov 08, 2017
Dec 15, 2017
Employment Status
Full Time
JOIN US AS A LEAD, CORPORATE PUBLIC RELATIONSSimilar Industry Titles and Key Words: PR Manager, Account Manager, Account DirectorAbout This OpportunityHelp shape one of the world's strongest brands. Develop innovative, eye-catching campaigns that increase brand awareness, solidify guest loyalty and, ultimately, drive sales. You'll partner with internal and external teams to deliver on our Expect More. Pay Less. brand promise.Responsible for supporting the development and implementation of comprehensive communication strategies designed to positively influence Target business outcomes and shape our corporate reputation.Use your skills, experience and talents to be a part of groundbreaking thinking and visionary goals.  As a Lead, Public Relations, you'll …
  • Provide communications and public relations strategy, planning, execution and counsel in support of Target's strategic store growth, including but not limited to store openings, remodels, small-format strategy, localization and investments in team
  • Manage day-to-day media contact and serve as company spokesperson on a variety of topics
  • Partner with team leadership to develop and execute communication plans
  • Support senior leadership's communications efforts, internally and externally
  • Develop content for multiple internal and external communication vehicles
  • Measure and evaluate effectiveness of communication strategies
  • Manage the development of highly sensitive business information as necessary
  • Partner with peers/leaders to ensure consistent use of best practices
  • Minimum 7 years practical experience in communications field
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Significant media relations experience
  • Comfort providing counsel to senior level leaders  
  • Some travel may be required
  • Ability to respond to media requests and needs after hours and on weekends as needed
  • Strong verbal, presentation and written communication skills