Here's a JOTW “Can't Wait” opportunity from Kellogg Company

Here's a JOTW “Can't Wait” opportunity from Kellogg Company

EXTERNAL MEDIA SPECIALIST, Kellogg Company, Battle Creek, Michigan


Kellogg Company is seeking an External Communications Specialist who will serve as first point of contact for members of the media; managing those inquiries received through the U.S. Kellogg Company media hotline and email.

Responsibilities include, but are not be limited to:

-Managing Kellogg Media Hotline, including expediting media inquiries (phone and email)

-Overseeing daily News Briefs process, using good judgment in story selection and gaining approvals to ensure error-free and timely distribution each morning;

-Formulating answers and coordinating responses for media inquiries as directed;

-Tracking media inquiries and results, and preparing monthly Board of Directors summaries as well as Corporate Communications mid- and end-of-year results reports;

-Preparing media monitoring reports as needed for specific issues;

-Managing Vocus media software including inputting position statements, advisories, Q&A, fact sheets as directed

-Providing project management, writing, etc., support for projects as directed

Position Requirements:


– Four-year college degree in communications or journalism required.

– 1-2 years experience (internship or full-time) in public relations (corporate or agency) is required.

– Must have excellent communication skills, both written and oral.

– Must be able to work independently as well as work effectively within a team.

– Must possess a positive, can-do attitude and deliver great customer service.

– Must be highly detail oriented and have exceptional organizational skills.

– Must have absolute ability to handle sensitive and confidential information as well as high level of accuracy with information.

– Must have strong computer skills including Microsoft Word, Microsoft Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint, internet, wire services, media monitoring software, and other public relation tools.

Those interested must apply via

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