Description: Assists Senior Manager and Assistant Director in executing media relations programs; communicates with various committee volunteers, reporters and other external contacts; works in the annual meeting newsroom; writes press releases and develops other materials for media relations projects; manages media relations web content; monitors and tracks media coverage and interaction; prepares various coverage reports.
Assists in planning and execution of the monthly Radiology press release program.
Manages web content on Media page.
Works in the Newsroom at the RSNA annual meeting, assisting media, conducting presenter interviews and managing exhibitor relations.
Assists with media registration for the annual meeting.
Assists in scientific abstract review process for annual meeting.
Works closely with members of the Public Information Advisors Network (PIAN).
Manages tracking and reporting of media coverage.
Manages media contact lists.
Researches and writes scientific and non-scientific press releases and assists in distribution.
Performs media relations administrative tasks, such as proofreading, scheduling and award submission.
Bachelor's degree in communications, public relations, journalism or a related field
Experience in all aspects of public relations, including developing and writing press releases and related materials
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Experience in project management, from concept to execution
Ability to manage multiple projects
Strong editing and proofreading skills
Attention to details and deadlines
Ability to direct projects and coordinate deadlines with outside contractors
Proficient in Microsoft Office and Adobe Photoshop; experience with video production/editing and Cision and Critical Mention media monitoring tools a plus.
About Radiological Society of North America (RSNA)
The Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) is headquartered in Oak Brook Illinois and is a 50,000+ member medical specialty society with a staff of 200 and a budget of $40 million. RSNA holds the largest medical meeting in the world, with around 55,000 - 60,000 attendees, in Chicago each November following Thanksgiving.