The American Land Title Association seeks a creative and dynamic team player with public relations or professional writing experience to fill the position of a full-time Manager of Public Relations and Marketing. This person must have a passion for writing and the ability to craft content in a variety of formats, such as blogs, magazine articles, press releases, social media, marketing, and other content initiatives. The Manager of Public Relations and Marketing also will cultivate and manage ALTA’s relationships with the media and ALTA’s social media presence.
Duties and Responsibilities
Prepare press releases and letters as needed
Enhance meaningful relationships with targeted, high-level external audiences to ensure the industry’s reputation is promoted and to deflect criticism
Maintain media list and cultivate relationships with media
Direct responses to stories in all forms of the media
Identify opportunities to promote the industry in the media
Grow the audience participation on all social media platforms
Provide social media training to state land title associations and industry professionals as needed
Coordinate new opportunities for multimedia development across communication platforms
Work with state associations to support their media needs
Provide media training to staff, board, and state land title associations
Write marketing content as needed
Make paid media recommendations and oversee implementation of external marketing campaigns
Represent the industry at events, conferences, and trainings across the country as needed
Work with Vice President of Communications to support communication with our members
Employee Benefits Overview
Job satisfaction is sweetened by the extraordinary benefits ALTA provides to its employees. The package includes single and family options for healthcare, vision, and dental, plus life, short- and long-term disability insurances for our employee. Eligibility to participate in the 401k program begins after 6 months, where ALTA matches a percentage of an employee’s contribution up to a maximum of 4%. A profit-sharing plan rounds out the financial benefits, and a $50 monthly phone credit is the cherry on the top.
ALTA is pleased to provide its employees with time to relax and rejuvenate with 24 days of Paid Time Off and 2 personal days annually, plus 10 paid holidays per year, complimentary access to the on-site gym, and quarterly staff outings. We offer professional development opportunities and paid membership in the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE).
We offer a modern office stocked with refreshments in a great location in the Golden Triangle Business District, close to 3 Metro stations. With a promote-from-within culture, employees are encouraged to develop their professional skill-set with ALTA. Here you can make an impact by connecting people, helping an industry that protects your property rights, and contribute to developing better informed consumers. You have a future here. Come and grow with us!
Skills, Abilities, and Qualifications
The Manager of Public Relations and Marketing requires a bachelor’s degree, preferably in Communication, Journalism, English, or Public Relations. In addition to education, the following skills, abilities, and experience are preferred:
At least two to three years’ experience in the field of public relations or professional writing
Very strong writing skills and superior interpersonal communication skills
Mastery of grammar rules is essential
Must be highly organized and able to multitask and work with deadlines
A completed application consists of a detailed letter of introduction, your current resume, work samples, salary requirements, and 3 business references. In your letter please indicate how you learned of this position. Email your package to firstname.lastname@example.org. Include Manager of Public Relations and Marketing in the subject line. Please review all application instructions before applying. No phone calls please. The American Land Title Association is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
The American Land Title Association®, founded in 1907, is the national trade association and voice of the abstract* and title insurance industry. ALTA® members search, review and insure land titles to protect home buyers and mortgage lenders who invest in real estate. ALTA® is headquartered in Washington, DC.
Members of the association are in business in most counties across the nation. Nearly... all title insurance companies hold ALTA® membership, in addition to abstracters* and title agents. Nearly 3,000 title agents, abstracters, and title insurance companies are Active members, ranging from small, one-county operations, to large national title insurers. Title insurers or underwriters also conduct business internationally in nearly 100 countries worldwide. Associate members of ALTA® may include attorneys, builders, developers, lenders, real estate brokers, surveyors, consultants, educational institutions, computer services firms, and related national trade associations.