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Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Press Friendly - PR Manager

Summary
We’re looking for a PR manager to join our growing team as we continue to shake things up in the PR industry. At PressFriendly, we teach companies how to manage outbound PR and also operate as a virtual PR agency. We take the institutional knowledge of a PR practitioner and turn it into a dead-simple software service that just works. Our software uses machine learning to build “smart” media lists for better, more effective PR pitching. The new PR manager would educate and advise companies on how to get coverage and build effective in-house PR programs.

Duration
Full-Time

Location
Minneapolis (Remote Okay)

Responsibilities
  • Advise startups on appropriate PR strategies and tactics
  • Develop public relations plans and guide clients through the execution
  • Educate companies and founders on how PR works
  • Facilitate story creation to appeal to media contacts
  • Build effective, targeted media lists
  • Write and review guest posts for placement in media publications
  • Provide product feedback to improve customer experiences
  • Establish processes for client communication

Skills/Qualifications
  • 3-6 years PR/media relations experience, preferably in a corporate or agency setting
  • College degree, preferably in Public Relations, Journalism, Advertising or Marketing
  • Confident self-starter able to quickly build strong, trusted relationships
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge/previous experience in tech and/or software preferred, but not required

Contact
Jeremy Baier