Senior Associate – San Francisco

Senior associates oversee client projects as the day-to-day contact, ensuring clients are pleased with progress and proactivity on our PR goals. You will serve as a lieutenant to Coderella’s CEO, providing key updates on client activities and delivering seamless execution. In addition, you’ll be an active participant in the new business process to grow the agency.

Responsibilities:

  • Plan and execute media outreach campaigns with top-tier outlets, business press, and high priority targets specific to the client’s industry
  • Develop relationships with key media contacts on behalf of clients and the agency
  • Write relevant, compelling content that gets results, including media pitches, bylines, press releases, and more
  • Lead and mentor junior staff, helping them reach their potential and stretch beyond their comfort zone

Requirements:

  • At least 3 years working in the PR industry, with at least 1-2 years working in tech
  • Solid relationships with media and a proven track record for closing stories
  • Excellent writing skills and understanding of the journalistic process
  • Social confidence and poise in presenting yourself to clients, media and new business prospects
  • Strong project management skills and ability to set goals, meet deadlines and prioritize

Nice to haves:

  • Prior PR agency experience
  • Technical acumen, whether that’s coding, IT skills or your penchant for keyboard shortcuts (gamers also very welcome!)

Coderella offers:

  • Competitive compensation commensurate with experience
  • Generous health benefits with medical, vision and dental
  • Opportunity for accelerated career advancement based on client results and contribution to agency profitability
  • Dog-friendly office