Quinn Thomas Public Affairs is seeking a public relations/public affairs professional to support a diverse roster of client accounts. Candidates must show initiative, an entrepreneurial spirit, a positive attitude, and the ability to solve problems. Excellent oral and written communications skills are critical. The ideal candidates will thrive in a small, growing firm.
Candidates for the Account Coordinator position must have a bachelor’s degree and should have experience in public affairs or public relations.
Handle media relations in support of client objectives – news release development and distribution, call downs, media kit development, monitoring and reporting, and social media management
Manage schedules and materials development for client meetings
Stakeholder engagement, support, and deployment in pursuit of client
Ability to see the “big picture” of an integrated team and execute deliverables
under real-‐time demands
Assist with the development and production of business and client proposals
Assisting on a wide range of projects
Some local and regional travel required throughout the year
Some experience in public affairs and/or public relations required
Demonstrated ability to recruit and engage stakeholder groups and
individuals around public policy issues
Ability to meet client expectations and deadlines while maintaining careful
attention to detail and ensuring quality
Strong writing ability
Must work well within a small, high-‐performing team environment
Demonstrate behaviors consistent with Quinn Thomas’s core values, code of
ethics and business conduct
Quinn Thomas Public Affairs is a regional strategic communications firm based in Portland, Oregon. Since 2009, Quinn Thomas has specialized in building and executing public affairs and public relations campaigns to advance business and policy objectives. The firm manages a combination of public relations, public affairs, and political communications campaigns. Quinn Thomas focuses on designing issue campaigns for national and regional corporations, trade groups, non-‐profits, and public agencies.
Quinn Thomas is an equal opportunity employer. Salary for this position is DOE. Position includes benefits package, eligibility to participate in 401(k) plans, and professional and career development pathways.
Please email a resume and a cover letter that includes salary requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org. Applicants may submit questions regarding this position to the email above. No phone calls please.