PR Fellow, B2B Technology

Company: 
Blanc&Otus
City: 
San Francisco
State: 
CA
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Blanc&Otus has been redefining tech PR for over 30 years. We are a tribe of authentic, straight-talking change agents who seek to redefine the status quo. We’ll help you discover your best self and have fun while we do it. We are tenacious, passionate and we want you. Do you have what it takes to join the tribe? Are you ready to become a game changer?

Blanc&Otus is seeking the newest member of our tribe to join as a public relations Fellow, assisting our teams in the execution of high-impact campaigns for technology companies spanning consumer and B2B technologies. The fellowship is merely step one toward what will become a fulfilling career for many. As a Fellow with B&O you will:

  • Develop and maintain strong working relationships with team members
  • Build media relations skills by establishing media contacts and drafting pitches for target media
  • Create key press materials including press releases, social media content, briefing documents and coverage reports
  • Research client and competitor products and services
  • Assist in the coordination of events such as press conferences, media briefings, analyst meetings, media tours and trade shows
  • Create compelling written content across our client’s various social networks and other owned channels
  • Interface with potential client contacts, vendors and internal teams
  • Work closely with B&O leadership including our CEO
  • Contribute your unique ideas and personality to the vibrant B&O culture

Our change agents enjoy:

  • A career working with and influencing bold, creative teams and client accounts that include on-the-verge startups and global giants
  • An office culture that thrives on authenticity, creativity and fun
  • An entrepreneurial environment where your ideas are heard and highly valued
  • Strong leadership with a focus on helping you grow and expand your skills

Change agent qualifications:

  • Undergraduate degree in Communications, PR, Journalism or related
  • Previous PR internship or relevant leadership role at college/university preferred
  • A passion for the tech space with a desire for a career in PR
  • Skilled writer and editor with a strong grasp of AP Style guidelines and the ability to deliver drafts of material that is error free and grammatically correct
  • Detail oriented; able to deliver high quality work within tight timelines
  • Newsroom experience, broadcast or print, a major plus
  • Energetic, proactive team player able to thrive in a fast paced, deadline oriented environment
  • Digital & social media savvy
  • Passion, tenacity and enthusiasm for the B&O brand

B&O Fellowship Program Specifics:

We require immediate, full-time availability throughout the program (minimum 40 hours per week) for 6 months.

Compensation: 
$20/hour + overtime eligible (+40 hours/week)

Deadline: 
Application Instructions: 

To apply, email: christopherjuarez@lagrant.com.