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Discuss any experience you have dealing with the media as a Marketing Communications Manager.

1 of 30 Marketing Communications Manager Interview Questions and Answers Written by Rachelle Enns

Updated on February 15th, 2019 | Rachelle is a job search expert, career coach, and headhunter
who helps everyone from students to fortune executives find success in their career.
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Dealing with the media can be an enjoyable part of your job in marketing; and, it can also be excruciatingly painful. Your experience will all depend on the industry in which you work, and if you handle controversial products or services. Briefly discuss the exposure you have working alongside the media, giving interviews, offering comments, or attempting to get a spot in a particular story.

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"Coming from a smaller city, I have built great relationships with most of the media outlets including local television and radio stations. Often, I comment on particular stories surrounding marketing, branding, communications, and online business. I am happy to contribute to the media outlets in hopes of maintaining a relationship of trust and balance."

Answer example

"The agency I work for has a public relations department which handles all media interactions and inquiries. With that said, this is a task I am comfortable with, should you need me to collaborate with any media outlets."

Written by:

Rachelle Enns
Rachelle Enns is a job search expert, executive headhunter, career catalyst, and interview coach. Utilized by top talent from Fortune companies like Microsoft, General Electric, and Nestle, she helps professionals position themselves in today's competitive digital marketplace. Rachelle founded Renovate My Resume and Executive Resume Solutions, two companies focused on helping job seekers get their edge back. She helps everyone from new graduates looking for their first placement, to CEO's who want more out of their career. Rachelle coaches students to executives on how to master the toughest interview questions and how to handle the most bizarre interview situations; all with confidence and poise. Rachelle trains other career coaches, recruiters, and resume writers, globally. A big part of her job is also spent coaching HR professionals on how to bring the human touch back into their interview and hiring process.
First written on: 01/31/2017
Last modified on: 02/15/2019
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