PR Specialist - O2E Brands

1-800-GOT-JUNK? is looking for an exceptional public relations professional to tell our story on a variety of platforms.  

What people say about you:
You’re a passionate and energetic brand ambassador. You are an exceptional writer with an uncanny ability to know what makes a great story and how to leverage it in an integrated way on a variety of channels. You are highly motivated, tenacious, and absolutely fearless when pitching media or product placement opportunities. You thrive in a fast-paced and challenging environment where you can roll up your sleeves to get things done, collaborating with a smart, driven, fun team.  

Who we are:
With our four uniquely branded home service franchises - 1-800-GOT-JUNK?, WOW 1 DAY PAINTING, You Move Me and Shack Shine - we make the ordinary businesses of junk removal, painting, moving and house detailing exceptional by being leaders in customer experience and innovation. It’s all in our name: O2E = Ordinary 2 Exceptional!

And it’s not just our brands that are exceptional, our team is too! We foster a culture people want to be a part of. We strive to make work rewarding and fun. We’ve been continuously recognized as one of Canada’s top employers and one of the country’s most admired cultures.

A day in the life:

  • Coordinate compelling content for 1-800-GOT-JUNK?, telling our story across channels on a variety of platforms
  • Coordinate national media relations for 1-800-GOT-JUNK?, identifying and earning opportunities to tell our story through campaigns
  • Enhance and maintain a public relations program that enables our Franchise Partners to generate and leverage local content
  • Coordinate product placement opportunities, liaising with Franchise Partners and production companies to ensure programming delivers our brand messaging
  • Develop and execute experiential marketing initiatives to drive brand awareness and create news

What you bring to the table:

  • Proven experience in a dedicated public relations, media relations or journalism role, preferably in a mid to large size organization or agency
  • Ability to provide examples of securing product placement, influencer engagement or publicity opportunities 
  • Strong understanding of paid media and valid examples of securing and reporting on results
  • Strength in managing internal and external stakeholder relationships
  • Excitement to share exceptional writing skills with samples 
  • Collaborative, energetic, positive attitude required!
Is this the role you've been seeking? Send us a resume and let's talk about it.
PR Specialist - O2E Brands