Overview

Praytell is a modern communications agency… and we’re shaking things up. Our perspective is this: social media and PR work best when they work together. Take that concept, root it in strategic and creative thinking, and what you have is a digital PR agency that’s doing things differently.

Role

Public Relations Intern

Location

Austin

Employment

Full-time

Praytell is looking for a Public Relations intern to support the overall strategy and objectives for various clients from our Austin office from January 7, 2020 to May 15, 2020. This is a full-time, non-exempt position.

We’re equally committed to our amazing client partners (partners being the key word), weird and wonderful employees (especially our interns) and community. Everyday, we come to work excited to service a broad range of industries (from beer to tech) with a diverse spectrum of services from media relations to creative big ideas to paid and analytics. We’re proud to say we have a few badges of honor, including PRWeek’s Best Places to Work (five years running) and two-time Agency of the Year – NBD.

We take the responsibility of caring for our employees seriously and are an equal opportunity employer. We welcome all human people at our company and do not discriminate. Period. All qualified applicants will receive consideration in accordance with federal law requirements, and because it’s the right thing to do. We also comply with the applicable state and local law governing non-discrimination in employment in every single one of our locations. And we prohibit any form of workplace harassment based on any protected class, because duh.

Responsibilities

As a Public Relations Intern, you will be:

  • Tracking media coverage, and supporting monthly and campaign reports
  • Assisting with pitch packages including a first pass at drafting pitches and media lists
  • Researching influencers, competitors, target audiences, news trends and other relevant information that will help the team be smarter
  • Executing media mailers for clients by managing logistics and sharing updates
  • Attending, setting up, and taking notes during internal weekly meetings, client status meetings, brainstorms and more

About You

Flexible and Adaptable: You are willing to do whatever it takes to get the job done! You understand that you may be required to work irregular hours as dictated by client deliverables. You’re willing to jump in and help others no matter the task or level.

Collaborative Spirit: You’re a team player and understand how you can support your teammates. While you can work individually as well, you’re able to collaborate with your colleagues and peers to deliver the best work possible learning from those around you along the way.

Proactivity and Initiative: You’re excited to learn new skills and raise your hand for new projects. You’re curious and don’t hesitate to ask any questions. Read all about what a day in the life of a proactive intern is like here.

Ethics and Integrity: You approach all work ethically and honestly, setting an example for your colleagues. You do the right thing, even when it’s hard taking responsibility and being accountable for actions and apply these standards to those around you.

Join our team

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Overview

Praytell is a modern communications agency… and we’re shaking things up. Our perspective is this: social media and PR work best when they work together. Take that concept, root it in strategic and creative thinking, and what you have is a digital PR agency that’s doing things differently.

Role

Senior Account Strategist

Location

Austin

Employment

Full time

We’re equally committed to our amazing client partners (partners being the key word), weird and wonderful employees and community. Everyday, we come to work excited to service a broad range of industries (from beer to tech) with a diverse spectrum of services from media relations to creative big ideas to paid and analytics. We’re proud to say we have a few badges of honor, including PRWeek’s Best Places to Work (five years running) and two-time Agency of the Year – NBD.

We take the responsibility of caring for our employees seriously (not in a scary way) and offer benefits that prove it – unlimited time off, flexible schedules, wellness stipends, 401K program with employer match, a no-employee-contribution healthcare option, an employee stock ownership program – and so, so, so much more. Oh, and free snacks!

Praytell is looking for a Senior Account Strategist to support our Public Relations team to develop and implement the overall strategy and objectives for various clients from our Austin office. This is a full-time, exempt position.

Responsibilities

  • Managing client projects from beginning to end, working with junior team members to coordinate and complete each step in the process
  • Acting as point of contact for clients on projects and asks
  • Coordinating with agency departments on integrated requests when possible
  • Supporting account lead with planning, strategy, briefs, timelines, and other high level deliverables
  • Staying up-to-date on news and social trends impacting client industry and proactively making recommendations internally and externally
  • Participating in mentorship and training programs for junior staff development
  • Overseeing the development of briefs, statements of work, and project templates and tools

About You

Experienced: You have about 3-4 years of experience in public relations, communications, and/or client service in a related field in an agency environment. You’ve worked with media ranging from pitching to events for multiple projects or accounts. You’ve worked on multiple account teams at once and interacted with clients regularly. You’re familiar with consumer brands and how their needs differ from other industries.

Excellent Communicator: You are able to clearly and concisely communicate both verbally and in writing. You understand how to change your communication approach depending on your audience. You have an awareness of the nuances that influence communication such as body language and tone. You’re comfortable presenting to clients and colleagues.

Relationship Builder: You strive to develop, maintain and strengthen partnerships with others including colleagues, clients, vendors, partners and media. You work collaboratively with teammates and peers across departments to deliver the best quality work.

Flexible and Adaptable: You are willing to do whatever it takes to get the job done! You understand that you may be required to work irregular hours, nights and weekends, etc. as dictated by client deliverables. You’re willing to jump in and help others no matter the task or level.

Ethics and Integrity: You approach all work ethically and honestly, setting an example for your colleagues. You do the right thing, even when it’s hard taking responsibility and being accountable for actions and apply these standards to those around you.

Fulltime Benefits

We are an equal opportunity employer. We welcome all human people at our company and do not discriminate. Period.

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