US Houston: Sr Public Relations Representative

Date: Aug 13, 2019

Location: Houston, TX, US, 77032

We are looking for the right people — people who want to innovate, achieve, grow and lead. We attract and retain the best talent by investing in our employees and empowering them to develop themselves and their careers. Experience the challenges, rewards and opportunity of working for one of the world’s largest providers of products and services to the global energy industry.

Job Overview:

Seeking a Senior External Affairs Representative with strong writing skills and media relations/crisis communications experience. Must be detail oriented and capable of managing multiple projects concurrently, producing accurate/quality work in a time-sensitive environment. Self-starter, resourceful, team player who accepts the responsibility of being on call 24-7 on a rotating basis.


Job Duties:

  • Establish and implement external and internal communications strategies that support Halliburton and align with the Company’s brand positioning around key initiatives.
  • Develop corporate messaging for press releases, bylined articles, media pitches, external interview talking points, internal newsletters, etc.
  • Identify creative and innovative ways to convey the Halliburton story to both internal and external audiences
  • Establish ongoing media relationships with targeted publications.
  • Field media inquiries and vet/manage interview requests for the Company.
  • Produce content for proactive media relations, speaking opportunities, social media posts, presentations, communications campaigns, and video scripts.
  • Serve on the Halliburton crisis communications management team, rotating on-call duties and available to travel on short notice if needed.


Job Qualifications:

  • Completion of an undergraduate degree in Journalism, Communications or related field required.
  • 2-5 years of experience in public relations, which includes experience in a corporate setting.


Preferred Qualifications:  

  • 3-5 years of agency or corporate media relations experience.
  • Portfolio of writing samples that includes press releases, media advisories, fact sheets and media talking points.
  • Knowledgeable of and accustomed to following the Associated Press Stylebook.


Halliburton is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, citizenship, marital status, sex/gender, sexual preference/ orientation, gender identity, age, veteran status, national origin, or any other status protected by law or regulation.



3000 N. Sam Houston Parkway E., Houston, Texas, 77032, United States


Job Details

Requisition Number: 78919  
Experience Level: Experienced Hire 
Job Family: Support Services 
Product Service Line: Legal  
Full Time / Part Time: Full Time

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Compensation Information
Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience.

Nearest Major Market: Houston

Job Segment: PR, Marketing