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

Finance Intern

Location

Brooklyn

Employment

Full-Time

Praytell is looking for a Finance intern to support the finance team based in our Brooklyn office from Jan to May 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 Finance Intern you will be:

  • Managing accounts payable inbox, working with account leads on invoice approvals, coding and processing vendor invoices for payment through our invoice portal
  • Handling vendor management including setting up new vendors (collecting paperwork from necessary parties), following up on payment status, communicating with vendors, etc.
  • Supporting month-end accounting close, including running the monthly client sales reconciliation for accounting/treasury department, pulling expense reports for costs and combining excel workbooks to pull it all together
  • Assisting in uploading monthly billing invoices into the accounting system
  • Utilizing our resource tool to open new client projects and close completed ones as well as handle any transfers between projects or cost centers
  • Pullin monthly rent invoices to send to the accounting department, and daily cash receipts from bank accounts to send to treasury
  • Forwarding expense reports to appropriate team leaders from our finance system for approvals

About You

General Accounting Knowledge: Someone who likes to work with numbers and has a general knowledge of accounting principles. Proficiency in Excel is a must and experience working with accounting systems (like Concur, Quickbooks, Oracle, etc.) is a plus! Bonus points if you’re an accounting major and even better if you have familiarity with how it works within an agency. 

Curious and Proactive: 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. You’re a quick learner and a problem solver! 

Flexible and Adaptable: You are willing to do whatever it takes to get the job done! You have the ability to organize and prioritize needs month to month. 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. 

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

Public Relations Intern

Location

Brooklyn

Employment

Full-time

Praytell is looking for a Public Relations intern to support the overall strategy and objectives for various clients from our Brooklyn 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

Apply Now

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

Account Strategy Director

Location

Brooklyn

Employment

Full-time

Praytell is looking for an Account Strategy Director with corporate communications experience to lead accounts and build smart media strategies from our Brooklyn office. This is a full-time, exempt position.

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!

We 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 an Account Strategy Director, you will be:

  • Leading corporate communications and executive thought leadership efforts for top-tier consumer brands
  • Developing corporate, business and technology communications strategies
  • Acting as point of contact for senior clients and executives, cultivating trusted relationships
  • Finding creative ways to drive earned media coverage and exposure opportunities
  • Networking with media and conference producers to build relationships via coffees, lunches, GIFs and more
  • Assisting with new business strategies and presentations
  • Leading up corporate communications efforts across the agency and participating in staff mentorship

About You

Experienced: You have about 6-9 years of experience in communications running accounts, building business and tech media expertise in an agency environment. You’ve led multiple workstreams, developed corporate communications strategies and new business proposals and continue to be hands-on with business and technology media. 

Proactive Problem Solver: You address issues proactively with fresh ideas and a positive attitude, working to find a new way to drive coverage or address a client challenge. 

Go the Extra Mile: You are willing to do whatever it takes to get the job done, leaving no stone unturned and always trying to find a way to succeed. 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 and apply these standards to those around you. 

Excellent Communicator: You’re able to synthesize complex ideas and connect them to opportunities and solutions. You can think on your feet and communicate effectively under tight deadlines and senior stakeholders. You know how to stay positive, while setting proper expectations.

Relationship Builder: You showcase a vast network of media relationships and strive to develop, maintain and strengthen partnerships with key media contacts and internal account teams. You work collaboratively with teammates and peers across departments to deliver the best quality work. 

Teacher & Mentor: You enjoy mentoring junior staff and serving as a trusted advisor to peers / senior staff on media strategy.

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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