The media relations specialist writes and promotes Rice news releases, news stories, media advisories and expert alerts for local and national media outlets for his/her assigned beats. S/he serves as backup for the director as needed.
The successful candidate will have a successful track record in journalism or media relations managing tight deadlines and creating meaningful work on a routine basis. The position requires a thoughtful, organized and results-oriented professional, accustomed to working in a fast-paced environment.
Position Status: Full-Time
Rice University is an Equal Opportunity Employer with commitment to diversity at all levels, and considers for employment qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status.
Internal Number: 21949
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