Public and Media Relations Specialist in Ft.Lauderdale FL

Full-time @Keiser University in University
  • Ft.Lauderdale, FL 33309, USA View on Map
  • Apply Before : October 26, 2022
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Join Keiser University, hiring Full-Time Public and Media Relations Specialist in Ft.Lauderdale Florida, You will be assigned at Keiser University – OOC in ADMINISTRATION department, Seeking knowledgeable, reliable, enthusiastic, and inspirational team to join education team.

Title: Public and Media Relations Specialist

Location : Ft.Lauderdale, FL 33309, USA

Job Type: Full-Time


Job id : PUBLI002167

Working at : Keiser University – OOC

Job Details


The Keiser University Media and Public Relations Department is seeking a results-oriented Public and Media Relations Specialist to deliver measurable media and public relations results, contribute to the overall reputation of the university on social and digital media, and effectively and responsibly execute crisis communications as needed. The Public and Media Relations Specialist will play a key role in the development and execution of a media relations strategy, delivering key messages to local, regional, and national media outlets, policymakers, community stakeholders, and the higher education community through traditional and digital formats. The Specialist will be responsible for creating and contributing to the University’s content strategy for Keiser’s digital media channels including social media, blogs, websites, and online platforms. Public relations, social media management, public engagement, and special event planning are critical functions of the Specialist.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Develop and implement measurable media and public relations strategies and campaigns
Create pitches, news releases, media advisories, talking points, and research to accurately position the University as a key resource in higher education
Contribute to the organization’s growing social media presence through the implementation of social media messaging and engagement with all stake holders, and organize rapid responders/surrogates
Identify opportunities, trends, and innovations in traditional and digital/social media spaces to stay relevant and effective, and analyze Keiser University’s position and how it can be improved
Develop campus contacts and surrogates to assist in an organized content curation strategy
Assist in the implementation of public affairs campaigns with colleagues in development and fundraising, government relations, and student services
Monitor traditional and social media, and alert relevant team members of emerging threats to the Keiser brand
Support team in crisis communications situations, working with the Office of the Chancellor and the media in an accurate and timely manner with disciplined messages


Bachelor’s Degree in public relations, communications, journalism, digital media, broadcast communications, marketing, or advertising
Superior written and verbal communication skills
5 years of experience in media relations with a proven record of successful media placements with traditional and digital media outlets
Experience working as part of team responsible for creating and executing public relations campaigns
Proven crisis communication experience
Knowledge of SEO best practices preferred but not required
Proficiency in Spanish preferred but not required

This is a full-time position located in Fort Lauderdale, FL and requires day, evening, and weekend availability. Travel is required for this position.

Travel Required


Travel is required for this position.









Bachelors or better in Communications (All) or related field.



Proven crisis communication experience

5 years of experience in media relations with a proven record of successful media placements with traditional and digital media outlets

Licenses & Certifications


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