Public Relations and Media Expert

Dispatch Communications

Part time

United States Remote

Mar 12

Overview: 

Dispatch Communications seeks a motivated public relations and media professional to support and elevate the interests of our category-leading cycling clients. Dispatch provides multi-layered, interactive marketing support and develops communication strategies to increase awareness and brand loyalty for our partners. We work closely with external media, building and maintaining relationships to increase media coverage and engage the greater cycling audience. We are passionate about bikes, technology, and creating a fun and welcoming cycling community. If you bring a robust resume of cycling and general-interest media relations, strong communication skills, and a willingness to learn in a creative, collaborative, and flexible environment, we’d love to hear from you. 

Scope:

  • Grow and maintain positive media relationships across cycling and general-interest publications
  • Create compelling media communications, including press releases, launch materials, and story pitches
  • Become an expert in our clients’ broad range of cycling technology and products
  • Assist in long-term communication and marketing strategy 
  • Write and edit brand stories for our clients

Skills and Experience: 

  • A passion for bikes and eagerness to work in the cycling industry
  • Exceptional communication skills 
  • Strong copywriting, editing, and story development skills
  • Self-motivated, with strong organizational and time-management experience
  • Comfortable speaking about bike technology, components, and gear
  • Engaging, energetic, personality 
  • Industry knowledge is a plus
  • Established cycling media relationships a plus; non-endemic media relationships are a significant plus

Additional Details:

  • Regular travel for consumer and media events (post-Covid)
  • Contractor-based position 
  • Approximately 30 hours per week
  • Work is remote 

Please send your resume and cover letter to: Kristen@DispatchCo.com

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