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Sr. Specialist, Product Innovation PR

Atlanta, GA 30308
JobTitle: Sr. Specialist, Product Innovation PR
Job ID: 338234_en-us
Salary Range: null- null
Job Category: Communications/External Affairs
Employment type: Full Time

Position Description:
POSITION PURPOSE

The Sr. PR Specialist, Product Innovation PR is a key member of the Home Depot Merchandising Public Relations Team and is responsible for external communications efforts for The Home Depot and its products. This position executes proactive and reactive opportunities with key external stakeholders, primarily media and industry influencers, to convey a narrative about the organization concentrated on their product innovation including tactical execution and measurement of PR efforts.

This role is an excellent opportunity for career advancement and personal growth to the successful candidate who demonstrates differentiated drive, creativity, and a collaborative spirit.

Working with The Home Depot’s Marketing and Merchandising Teams, the candidate must be able to collaborate cross-functionally to manage consumer and trade communications programs. He/She must be an excellent project manager, possess strong media relations skills, as well as possess superior written and verbal communication skills.MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITIES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES
Involves one or more of the following: actively support national and local merchandising/marketing and community affairs/sponsorship strategies through proactive media relations. This includes placement of stories to local print and broadcast media, maintaining relationships with local media outlets, and development of creative
May include one or more of the following: manage incoming media calls
relating to products and services available at The Home Depot; manage stores through grand opening process and community affairs programs and secure profiles in local media for key regional leaders.
Monitor media coverage in assigned categories and develop reports.
Manage and counsel local store level spokesperson network.
Build relationships with designated leadership and store associates.
Ability to serve as a The Home Depot spokesperson.

NATURE AND SCOPE
Position reports to Director, Public Relations/Brand Marketing
No direct reports

ENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS
Environment:
Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.

Travel:
Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.


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Posted: 2019-12-17 Expires: 2020-02-15

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