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Public Relations Resume Sample

Public relation is an important aspect of any business. The professionals working in this field should be creative, outgoing and ready to travel. Candidates should have good interpersonal, problem-solving and convincing skills. The public relations specialist may be able to design an excellent press release idea and manage client functions, but may find it difficult to write their resume and put all varying work details together. Hence, we have provided a public relations resume sample below so that you can use as reference.


Public Relations Resume Sample

Personal Details:
Name: Timothy D. Rosa
Address: 3984 Granville Lane
Clifton, NJ 07011
Home: 475-489-5896
Cell No: 475-896-4785

Job Objective:
To work for a leading multinational Public Relation Company that aims at providing excellent PR service to their clients by understanding client's requirements.

Professional Experience:
Public Relations Specialist, EDG Company Pvt. Ltd., August, 2005 to September, 2008

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Coordinating and managing client functions
  • Making sure that the press and broadcast media is aware of the clients function for publicity
  • Attending and solving clients issues
  • Meeting clients and media persons
  • Providing on job training to new employees in the team
  • Supervising the work of junior associates in the team
  • Attending community activities for promotion of client products or ideas

Public Relations Specialist, Alpha Corp Services, August, 2005 to September, 2008

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Handling functions organized by the company or clients
  • Handling interest group projects
  • Managing investor and employees conflicts
  • Understanding the concerns and needs of the clients
  • Drafting press releases
  • Contacting media person to print or broadcast clients material

Education Background:
Masters in Public Relations, St. Mary College, 2005


  • Captain of the college students PR committee
  • Contacted various well known PR professional to conduct seminar for college students
  • Was responsible for contacting, taking appointment of PR professional to call them as guest of honor for several college events
  • Won intercollegiate elocution competitions and best PR idea competition
  • Was listed on the dean's list for last two semesters

Bachelors in Public Relations, William College, 2003


  • Member of the college student committee
  • Organized college and intercollegiate functions
  • Participated in intercollegiate competitions
  • Received award for excellent performance in academics and submitting excellent project work

Accredited in Public Relations (APR)

Member of Public Relations Society of America


  • Problem-solving skills
  • Decision-making skills
  • Creative, good research and judgment
  • Good communication abilities
  • Good understanding of human psychology

Area of Interests:

  • Social Work: Work with XYZ NGO to help provide aid to underprivileged people
  • Basket Ball: Play basketball for the local basketball team
  • Traveling: Love traveling, trekking and exploring new places

Language Proficiency:

  • English: read, write, speak
  • Spanish: read, speak
  • Chinese: read, speak


Jeffrey P. Lee
Managing Director
EDG Company Pvt. Ltd
1191 Sardis Street
Clifton, NJ 07011
Cell No: 475-896-5329

Ronald M. Jackson
Public Relations Specialist
Alpha Corp Services
1452 West Street
Clifton, NJ 07011
Cell No: 475-896-9856

The public relation sample resume provided above is for public relations specialists. To include important details in your resume, make a list of details you need to include in your resume. Make a rough list of sections you wish to include in your resume. Entry-level candidates should lay emphasis on academic achievement, internship detail, professional experience (if any) and professional skills. Candidates with work experience need to lay emphasis on their professional expertise, skills and professional experience.

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