Industry: Retail & Consumer Goods•
Less than 5 years
Posted 183 days ago
SENIOR MANAGER, PUBLIC RELATIONS - BEAUTY
Bolingbrook, IL, USA
1000 Remington Blvd
Ulta Beauty is the largest specialty beauty retailer in the United States and the place for the true beauty enthusiast who gets butterflies as she shops for beauty and experiments throughout our store. We are the only one to provide our guests prestige, mass and salon products and services under one roof – All Things Beauty, All in One Place™. We put our guests at the center of all we do, committing to offer her unrivaled ways to be beautiful in an environment that provides the thrill of exploration and delight of discovery.
The Senior Manager, Beauty Public Relations works with the Director as a key thought leader in helping develop strategy and direction of the beauty PR function. Interacting closely with senior management as well as high profile external industry leaders, this position serves as Ulta Beauty’s beauty industry ambassador. Collaborating closely with other internal thought leaders, this position is tasked with building critical industry and media relationships and offering counsel to key executives. Working cross functionally in this role, the senior manager will lead efforts in building relationships brand partners, supporting their PR efforts with fresh, innovation PR tactics. Assist and represent the Director of Communications in all aspects of the management of beauty PR agency partners specifically serving as their primary day-to-day contact. Support and back up the Director in the key area of issue/crisis management as it relates to beauty/product related issues.
Strong team leader tasked with helping lead the team to carry out media and external communications tactics to generate strategic, priority media coverage for Ulta Beauty with the beauty and beauty trade media in support of Ulta Beauty and brand partner efforts.
Additional duties include reviewing assigning, critiquing, editing and approving communication materials. Developing long-term relationships with priority media contacts to increase Ulta Beauty visibility and leverage for increased opportunity for media coverage in priority outlets.
Drive process to validate media relation effort success through analysis and measurement of earned media results. Mentor and manage one direct report. Position requires travels up to 40%.
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