Public Relations Coordinator

Marketing & BD Mill Valley, California


Description

Want to love your work? At Glassdoor, one of the world’s largest and fastest-growing job and recruiting sites, our mission is to help people everywhere find a job and company they love. As a fast-growing technology company, we are disrupting the employment industry on a global scale by changing how people search for jobs and how companies recruit talent. We’re backed by top-tier VCs such as CapitalG, Tiger Global, Battery, Benchmark, Sutter Hill and more, and our co-founders and board are the visionaries behind Expedia, TripAdvisor, Zillow and other popular technology sites bringing power to the people. This is an opportunity to join an innovative company at a time of amazing growth.

Glassdoor is looking for a dynamic full-time Public Relations Coordinator who is ready to make an impact on a growing company. In this role, you will help our fast-paced PR and Corporate Communications team reach and influence a range of audiences including job seekers, employees, employers, recruiters, HR professionals and analysts. 

Responsibilities:

  • Leverage news, company milestones, economic research, data, editorial content and events to create and grow awareness of the business as one of the leading job and recruiting sites, while also driving traffic back to Glassdoor and supporting employer lead generation activities
  • Write, edit and proofread communication materials (e.g. news releases, blogs, fact sheets, FAQs, pitches, corporate emails, briefing books, etc.) ensuring accuracy, quality and consistency
  • Field incoming media requests, own select media contacts during outreach, and utilize pitching skills to secure coverage (Lots of media relations in this role!)
  • Build and maintain positive relationships with key influencers, including online and broadcast news reporters and producers
  • Research and find new influencers, including news media, to help elevate Glassdoor’s job and recruiting leadership
  • Maintain and build media, employer and influencer lists
  • Manage corporate communication team assets (i.e. press center)
  • Monitor and analyze daily news coverage - specific to company, industry and business news
  • Provide thoughtful research that supports and/or informs PR and marketing campaigns, product news announcements or other team assignments
  • Support timely PR, corporate communication or marketing campaigns as they arise
  • Serve as a good ambassador of the business: smart, reliable, proactive, responsible and responsive

Ideal candidate will meet the following requirements:

  • Demonstrated media relations skills and success
  • BA or defined education in marketing, PR, communications, journalism or related concentration
  • At least 1 year public relations experience, preferably with a consumer and/or B2B technology agency
  • Strong written and verbal communication
  • You love media relations, a lot
  • Outstanding organizational skills
  • Strict attention to detail and the ability to work under tight deadlines
  • Responsive and proactive on timely and priority campaigns and/or tasks
  • Proficient in Google Drive applications, i.e. Docs, Sheets, Slides
  • Proficient in online social applications i.e. WordPress, Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, YouTube, TweetDeck, Quora, etc.
  • Experience with Google Analytics, Cision and/or Critical Mention
  • You have a ‘make it happen’ attitude – someone who is scrappy, creative, asks questions, provides status updates and speaks to performance around key results
  • You live and breathe ‘accountability’ – say what you’ll do and do what you say
  • You demonstrate passion & dedication - we’re changing an industry after all.  We need people who believe in what we are doing.
  • You’re fun, upbeat & positive – sure, we work hard, but we also have fun along the way!

*PLEASE INCLUDE COVER LETTERS WITH APPLICATION

Why Glassdoor?

  • Work with purpose – join us in creating transparency for job seekers everywhere
  • Glassdoor gives back! Glassdoor is a Pledge 1% member; all employees receive 3 paid volunteer days per year
  • 100% company paid medical/dental/vision/life coverage; 80% dependent coverage
  • Equity in a late stage startup backed by top-tier VCs
  • Sunny & peaceful Mill Valley offices located right on the water
  • Walking, running and biking trails steps away from the office
  • Onsite gym and fitness classes
  • Free catered lunch; new menu daily
  • Paid holidays and flexible paid time off
  • Your choice between Mac or PC
  • Dog-friendly office (with dog-free zones if you are so inclined)
  • Free parking

Glassdoor is committed to equal treatment and opportunity in all aspects of recruitment, selection, and employment without regard to gender, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, disability, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, veteran or military status, or any other category protected under the law. Glassdoor is an equal opportunity employer; committed to a community of inclusion, and an environment free from discrimination, harassment, and retaliation.