Know Thyself: Before you call or e-mail, make sure our Technology PR, Business PR, and Consumer PR focus matches yours
Thank you for inquiring about careers at Media First PR - Atlanta. Our main office is located in the Atlanta suburb of Roswell, Georgia. Roswell is located about twenty five miles north of downtown and along Georgia 400, a technology corridor. The firm maintains other offices, is flexible about location, and routinely works with clients from Asia to Europe, and across North America.
If you are new to Atlanta, we suggest attending events at the Technology Association of Georgia (TAG), the Georgia Center for Advanced Telecommunications Technology (GCATT), Atlanta Interactive Marketing Association (AiMA), the Advanced Technology Development Center (ATDC), Social Media Club of Atlanta, the TweetUp, or tech events posted on Upcoming, MeetUp, etc. These give you a perspective on the local technology community.
Find What You Are Good At That You Love To Do
Evaluate the environment in which you enjoy working and the types of industries, technologies, and clients. Assess the work and specific tasks that you enjoy. Search your strengths to match the tasks you enjoy with those at which you excel.
Richard Nelson Bolles wrote an excellent book, "What Color Is Your Parachute" that helps you assess your ideal career. This book is updated yearly. MediaFirst careers focus on business to business promotion of technology solutions.
Quality Is Conformance To Expectations
Our clients typically want to reach audiences of business customers, prospective and current employees, analysts, and business partners. We also promote firms to consumer audiences when there is a technology angle. Broadly, we cover telecommunications, the Internet, and computing; whether equipment, software, or services.
The technology focus means that clients expect a clear understanding of their business markets and competitive landscape. We understand our clients's customer in order to phrase our writing in words that resonate with the target audience. MediaFirst's flexibility supports dedicated, effective professionals. We believe that careers are more than just jobs.
Today's employment climate requires that employer and employee respect mutual goals and needs. If, in your job search, you seek a flexible opportunity, we offer reliable employees and contractors flexibility, such as the freedom to telecommute. The business culture reflects our effort to best balance the needs of client with those of employee or contractor, within an unique, virtual company model. Meeting client demands is expected, but considerable personal or family flexibility may be available.
Today we have no specific openings.
Example, recent postings:
- Social Media Evangelist with project implementation and budget responsibility. Typical projects involve creating the proper presence and raising awareness of clients via a combination of LinkedIn, Facebook, MySpace, Twitter, or FriendFeed.
- PR Researcher responsible for researching and compiling Editorial Calendars (seasonal). Also, responsible to find Reporters covering specific beats and making database updates.
- Writing or editing opportunity, depending upon qualifications.
Principals and Alliance Partners
The firm is interested in discussing affiliation with professionals that can successfully manage daily client relationships and workloads with the assistance of headquarters support for sales, contracts, billing, editing, graphic design, website building, hosting, and back-office support. These are team efforts within a virtual company model.
Contact for Career & Alliance Inquiries
Please e-mail your resume and writing sample to "jim" [at] "mediafirst" [dot] "net" or call Jim at 770.642.2080, x218.