GR Restaurant Group, Operators of the highly successful Table 42 in Boca Raton, Racks Italian Kitchen in North Miami Beach and Racks Downtown Eatery and Tavern in Mizner Park, is seeking a Public Relations Specialist. The ideal applicant will have experience with the following: JOB FUNCTIONS: Prepare press releases, email blasts and contact people in the media who might print or broadcast this material Arrange and conduct programs to keep up contact between the restaurants and the public Coordinate production of advertisements and promotions Represent the Company to the press and public by acting as a corporate spokesperson Ensure new information is regularly added to all communication media to include company website, Facebook, Four Square, Twitter and other social media sites) Develop strategies to more effectively promote the restaurants to the public Represent the family of Companies at various events Consult with advertising agencies and staff to arrange promotional campaigns in all types of media (radio, print, television and internet) Plan and coordinate parties and special events for the three restaurants (i.e., ladies night, rehearsal dinners, menu planning, parties, wine tasting, etc…)
KNOWLEDGE and SKILLS REQUIREMENTS: Knowledge of media production, communication and dissemination techniques and methods. This includes alternative ways to inform and entertain via written, oral and social media Thorough familiarity with web communications and social media Must possess exceptional interpersonal skills Ability to function independently and as part of a dynamic team Experience developing public relation strategies that promote ideas, products and services. Must be a self-starter and think creatively- come up with new ways to successful promote the organization Must be able to work a flexible schedule including weekends and evenings. Candidate must have a burning desire for success with a “whatever it takes” attitude.
EDUCATION Bachelor’s degree (BA/BS) in public relations, communications or journalism is preferred Must have minimum of 2-3 year’s experience Corporate public relations or agency experience with media relations is a plus
Please fax resume with salary requirements to 954-697-8430. Resumes without salary requirements will not be considered further. Salary is negotiable and includes a generous incentive package. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.