Public Relations Assistant needed


Advertising and PR

Advert ID



New York City

Job Type




Salary Range

Based on Experience

No. of Openings


Branch Information

New York City, NY - Metro - (USA) 99 Park Avenue 6th Floor NY New York , NY 10016

Branch Phone Number


Job Description

Manpower is currently hiring a temporary Public Relations Assistant to work with one of our international clients based out of New York City.

If you are interested in starting a career in Public Relations, apply today!

Job Title: Public Relations Assistant

Job Location: New York, NY 10022

Duration: 3-6 Months

Timing: 40 hours per week

Pay Rate: $22-25/hour

Job Summary:

Manpower is currently seeking candidates with experience in Public Relations to assist an international economic and trade office in New York with coordinating and facilitating media and/or visit programs (including speaking engagements and meetings with targeted authorities, organizations, companies or individuals) during and/or for visits by the Commissioner for Economic and Trade Affairs in the United States of America.


(a) To assist with monitoring of daily news and preparing media summary;

(b) To assist with daily management of the office's social media accounts, including Facebook and Instagram. Tasks include drafting content, securing photos and videos, and creating posts.

(c) To assist with planning and execution of promotional events.

(d) To assist with artwork drafting and design of promotional content, including but not limited to newsletters, website content, PowerPoint presentations, event invitations, and advertisements.

(e) To assist with conducting research to support public relations planning.

(f) To assist with any other assignments per Head (Communications & Public Relations) and/or her representative.

Job Requirements:

* Bachelor's degree (preferable relating to Public Relations, Journalism, media studies etc.)

* Minimum two (2) years of related experience.

* Requires traveling out of state as needed.

* May require working out of office hours and during holidays where necessary.

* Mastery of Chinese language (Mandarin and/or Cantonese) is preferable but not required.