Salary $72,800 - $93,600 a year job type contract
Full job description
Pr volt automates and amplifies the traditional public relations (pr) approach to yield incredible results for our clientsOur clients span b2c and b2b, lifestyle and tech, and have been featured in people, cnn, the today show, huffington post, aol, good morning america, wired, npr and beyond.
In this role, you will be responsible for conceptualizing and driving highly appealing and creative media relations for clients, developing media lists, crafting persuasive media pitches, and sending them to the media on behalf of our clientsWriting compelling emails that editors can`t help but open and respond to will be your north starKnowing how to turn a “maybe” into a hit is your secret weapon.
You look at “no news” as an opportunity, not a burdenYou’re able to handle day-to-day communications with clients and media with little guidance, stay on track of client deliverables, follow processes and merchandize coverage at the drop of a hatData-driven insights like “open rates” are part of your vocabulary just as much as “lede.”
Your ability to translate client’s business and marketing needs to pr strategy and tactics is outstandingYour excel skills are superb and your experience with creating media lists and collaborating via slack are unrivaled.
You`re also passionate about startups and technology and you`re interested in disrupting the public relations spaceYou know the difference between editorial calendars and haros, and managing editors versus news editors.
If this sounds like you, please apply!
Please note that this job is 100% remote!
You have significant experience with:
Developing media lists using industry standard media databases
Reporting and interpreting campaign results and media coverage
Account management and keeping clients happy
Writing compelling pitches that reporters can`t help but open and read
Generating media outreach ideas for client campaigns
You have the following skill set:
2+ years of experience in tech, lifestyle, fashion, beauty, wellness, cpg, food & beverage, or other general b2c media relationsB2b experience in tech, education, and other areas are a welcome plus!
You`re comfortable working with a lean, remote account team and you`re deeply familiar with efficiency/communication tools like slack
Able to work quickly and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment
Recent experience working directly with clients in dynamic situations
Great communicator and super organized
Tech-savvy (you love getting your hands dirty with new apps/tech and are always looking for a better way to do things)
Data-driven (your excel skills are superb and you can analyze email campaign performance)
Strong storytelling, media relations and copywriting skills
Pr agency experience preferred
This is an independent contract position and also a remote position, which means you can work from home or wherever you are most comfortable! the hours will vary depending on your availability with minimum of 20 hours per week and max of 40 hours per weekPay is done by deliverable and averages out to $35-45/hr.
About pr volt
Founded in 2017, pr volt`s mission is to make pr more affordable, efficient and transparent for small businessesAt pr volt, we use tech and automation to streamline the entire process of pr - from the way we interact with clients, to the way we target and reach out to journalistsCore to our focus is reducing manual touchpoints that have historically added cost without adding incremental value.
We began as a completely distributed company, so we have remote work down to a teeOur core values reflect our dna as a lean startup:
Continuous improvement (always learn)
Optimize, automate and outsource
Data and innovation
Get things done and follow through
The customer is always right