Direct Communications, a Birmingham-based public relations firm is always looking for talented people to join its team. If you are interested in a position with DC and have experience in PR, communications, journalism or corporate communications, we would like to hear from you. This is a great opportunity for an ambitious self-starter with strong writing and organizational skills, as well as a thorough understanding of social media and digital communications.

Role would be responsible for managing the clients in the following industry sectors:

    • Healthcare
    • Sports/ Outdoor Recreation
    • Education
    • Energy
    • Tourism/Travel
    • Workforce/ Economic Recruitment
    • Legal


Management Responsibilities for each client or practice area include, but are not limited to:

      • Draft press releases, guest editorials, letters to the editor, talking points, speeches or other communications needs. Manage all aspects of press conferences and media interactions.
      • Oversee the digital media component for clients including organic social media posts. Also understand paid digital media and the knowledge to manage a digital program on multiple platforms.
      • Engage a variety of advocacy groups across the state to build relationships and identify synergy between our client’s interests and advocacy groups mission.
      • Continually work to develop relationships with clients, thought leaders, elected officials, as well as businesses, associations and non-profits.
      • Lead meetings and conference calls with clients, partners and potential partners exhibiting a vast knowledge of issues important to our clients.
      • Ensure that we are exceeding client expectations, including reporting progress and updates as necessary to each client.


Interested candidates should send their resume and cover letter to