PR Account Manager

Bateman Group   •  

Portland, OR

Industry: Technical Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 40 days ago


What makes Bateman Group one of America's Best Workplaces of 2018?

  • We're a down-to-earth team that knows how to have fun at work and outside the office
  • We believe in lifelong learning and personal growth
  • Recognizing employees for their hard work is deeply embedded in our culture

Here's what you would be doing day-to-day:

  • Manage accounts, program goals and budgets
  • Drive client calls, team planning sessions, end-of-month reporting and invoicing
  • Create, edit and manage content development
  • Conceptualize inventive influencer strategies and drive influencer engagement
  • Serve as a key contributor in new business
  • Cutivate the agency's sphere of influence with agency peers, VCs, etc.
  • Manage 1-2 direct reports as well as mentor Associates and Senior Associates

Qualifications include:

  • A minimum of 6 years of communications or PR experience, preferably with B2B technology companies or Trust (Cyber Security) related industries
  • Demonstrated experience developing, directing and executing strategic communications programs that blend PR, content marketing, social media and data
  • Experience helping disruptive technology companies develop compelling messaging, storylines and thought leadership platforms
  • Established relationships with top-tier trade media and bloggers, vertical market media and national and local business media
  • Knowledge of at least one of the following practice areas:
  • Trust (Cyber Security)
  • Enterprise B2B tech
  • Ability to travel to and from client/new business meetings as appropriate

Bonus points for any of the following:

  • Experience pitching new business
  • Technology prowess with blogging, podcasting, RSS feeds, etc.