Grand Circle Corporation Public Relations Manager in Boston, Massachusetts

Public Relations Manager

Position Summary: The Public Relations Manager’s role is to develop and maintain a positive and current public image for the organization. This will involve developing relationships with key travel publications, writing and maintaining press releases and responding to PR requests, in addition to developing and overseeing an annual PR Budget.

Top 3 Goals

What you will be tasked with 100% of the time

Developing strong image and exposure for Grand Circle Corporation with focus on Oversees Adventure Travel Brand 60%

  • Meet with key leaders to understand business and current issues

  • Contact and develop relationships with Media/Editors of travel publications

  • Develop 6 month contact plan

Increase exposure of Oversees Adventure Travel brand through media releases 30%

  • Understand Brand positioning and travelers – meet with brand writers, double-jack

  • Draft ongoing press releases and 2019 Press Kit

  • Weekly report out on actions and results

Develop and maintain PR Budget 10%

  • Understand current plan and last 5 year actions

  • Determine relevancy of current expenses

  • Develop and maintain Annual PR Budget

Requirements

5+ years of experience in Public Relations field

Bachelor Degree in PR, Communication or Journalism

Technical requirements:

  • Strong written and oral communications essential

  • Good public speaking/presentation skills required

Preferred:

  • Travel industry or media publication experience

Benefits

  • Travel Discounts to 82 Countries on all 7 continents

  • Exceptional Vacation Benefits

  • Paid Sabbatical at 5 Years and 10 Years

  • Education Reimbursement

  • Personal Growth Reimbursement

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and 401K benefits

  • Significant personal travel discounts MBTA T pass subsidy of 75% or Parking subsidy of 45%

  • Wellness program with on-site Health Coach, fitness center & complimentary fitness classes

Grand Circle Corporation is an award-winning, global travel company that is the world leader in travel for those aged 50 and above. Our core asset is our people, and we have a strong culture in place where individuals are encouraged to grow both professionally and personally. The core of our unique work environment rests on two essential elements: culture and values. Our values shape our decisions, give direction to our growth, and allow us to measure success. If you are looking for the potential for unlimited career growth, aren’t satisfied with the status quo, are excited to transform your environment, and would love to enrich your life by seeing the world, Grand Circle Corporation is the place for you!