617MediaGroup is now hiring for:
Vice President, Public Relations
Account Director
Junior Account Executive
Public Relations Intern
Videography Intern

Please see the job postings below. You may also submit resumes for general consideration to 617MediaGroupJobs@gmail.com.

Full-Time

Vice President, Public Relations

617MediaGroup, New England’s fastest growing progressive communications firm, is looking for a Vice President of Public Relations to join our growing team. This full-time position is based at our Waltham, MA headquarters.

Who you are:

• A proven leader and manager, capable of developing and cultivating staff
• A stellar writer, pitcher, and media strategist, with a long track record of placing A+ stories and op-eds in the Boston media market
• A client service pro, with a deep ability to internalize goals, and develop and drive plans to reach them
• Ability to lead multiple, diverse account teams in a senior account manager capacity, overseeing the work of junior account managers and graphic/web designers to ensure all client needs are met
• Able to see the whole field—across projects and departments — to effectively cut through clutter and prioritize what matters
• Creative, hyper-organized, collaborative, and you thrive in fast-paced, campaign like environments
• You have 7+ years of communications and PR strategy experience in labor, advocacy, organizing, politics, or media, and you’re eager to make a difference for the public good. Agency experience a big plus.

Who we are:

Veteran campaigners, communicators, designers, strategists, story-tellers, web developers, and true-believers. We love what we do. We’re results-driven. And we only work with clients we believe in.

What we do:

We move public opinion. We win tough fights. We tell stories simply, and with maximum impact. We offer comprehensive communication services: from earned media to paid, and social media to owned content. Copy and design. We do it all.

What we value:
• The peace of mind that comes with fully-paid healthcare premiums
• Industry-leading benefits, including ample paid time off, and generous travel stipend
• We strongly encourage candidates from underrepresented backgrounds to apply and to join our growing team.


How to apply:
To apply, please send resume plus 3-5 writing samples, combining press materials (press release, op-ed, key messages, scripts, speeches) and strategy documents to 617MediaGroupJobs@gmail.com.

Account Director

617MediaGroup.com, LLC is a fast-growing, full service, progressive communications firm headquartered in Waltham, MA. We specialize in providing public relations, marketing, digital content curation, and advertising services to a select group of local and national clients. Those clients include a range of political advocacy groups, trade associations, labor unions, and more. We are proud to serve a diverse array of organizations with missions serving the public good.

Who you are:

• You’re a talented strategist who can internalize a client or campaign’s goals, and develop and execute high-impact plans to hit them
• You’re an ace writer, with a unique ability to develop sharp, compelling content—from catchy social media posts, to attention-grabbing press releases and incisive talking points.
• You have a nose for news, with a proven track record pitching and placing media
• You thrive in fast-paced environments
• You’re highly organized and deadline-driven
• You are poised, professional and at ease in a key client-facing role
• You have 5-7 years of communications experience in labor, advocacy, organizing, politics, or media
• You’re eager to make a difference for the public good

What you’ll do:

• Develop smart and effective strategies to help our clients win campaigns and reach their goals
• Write persuasive campaign messaging, press materials, social media content, TV and radio scripts, flyers, email blasts, and ad copy
• Play an integral and lead role on client teams, including driving the day to day work plan, and interacting directly with clients
• Develop strategic plans in support of our clients’ missions, including communications plans, social media calendars, advertising budgets, and more
• Participate in and advise on inspiring events
• Contribute to the public good for causes you care about

Who we are:

Veteran campaigners, communicators, designers, strategists, story-tellers, web developers, and true-believers. We love what we do. We’re results-driven. And we only work with clients we believe in.

What we do:

We move public opinion. We win tough fights. We tell stories simply, and with maximum impact. We offer comprehensive communication services: from earned media to paid, and social media to owned content. Copy and design. We do it all.

What we value:

• The peace of mind that comes with fully-paid healthcare premiums
• Industry-leading benefits, including ample paid time off
• We strongly encourage candidates from underrepresented backgrounds to apply and to join our growing team.

How to apply:

Send resume and 3 writing samples (mix of social media, talking points, and press materials) to 617MediaGroupJobs@gmail.com.

Junior Account Executive

Who you are:

• A hungry go-getter with a knack for sharp, compelling writing—from catchy social media content, to attention-grabbing press releases and incisive talking points.
• A news-hound with a proven track record pitching and placing media
• You thrive in fast-paced environments
• You have 1-3 years of communications experience in labor, advocacy, organizing, politics, or media, and you’re eager to make a difference for the public good

Who we are:

Veteran campaigners, communicators, designers, strategists, story-tellers, web developers, and true-believers. We love what we do. We’re results-driven. And we only work with clients we believe in.

What we do:

We move public opinion. We win tough fights. We tell stories simply, and with maximum impact. We offer comprehensive communication services: from earned media to paid, and social media to owned content. Copy and design. We do it all.

What we value:
• The peace of mind that comes with fully-paid healthcare premiums.
• Industry-leading benefits, including ample paid time off, and generous travel stipend
• We strongly encourage candidates from underrepresented backgrounds to apply and to join our growing team.

How to apply:

Please send resume and three writing samples (mix of social media, talking points, and press materials) to 617MediaGroupJobs@gmail.com.

Intership

Public Relations Intern

617MediaGroup, Boston’s fastest growing progressive communications firm, is looking for a PAID PR Intern to join our growing team.

Recent graduates and grad students from diverse backgrounds strongly encouraged to apply. This candidate will ideally grow into a full-time position at the end of the internship.

Who you are:

• A fast and creative writer with an interest in what makes and shapes news
• You’ve had internships before, preferably with a focus on PR
• You’re dogged and organized
• You thrive in fast paced environment
• You want to learn and grow with an exciting, mission-driven
• communications firms
• You’re ready to hit the ground running

Who we are:

Veteran campaigners, communicators, designers, strategists, story-tellers, web developers, and true-believers. We love what we do. We’re results-driven. And we only work with clients we believe in.

What we do:

We move public opinion. We win tough fights. We tell stories simply, and with maximum impact. We offer comprehensive communication services: from earned media to paid, and social media to owned content. Copy and design. We do it all.

What we value:

• We strongly encourage candidates from underrepresented backgrounds to apply and to join our growing team.

How to apply:

Send resume and 2 writing samples to 617MediaGroupJobs@gmail.com Internship begins September 2018.

Videography Intern

617MediaGroup, Boston’s fastest growing progressive communications firm, is looking for a fall videography intern.

Our internship program provides up-and-coming videographers with the opportunity to get significant production and post-production experience while learning from professionals and making an impact for the public good.

This is a part-time, paid internship for the fall with potential for staff promotion thereafter.

Responsibilities:

• Document major social movements, labor rallies, marches, and heart-warming moments in people’s lives
• Provide videography services at client events
• Edit high-quality videos for client review in a quick and efficient manner

Qualifications:

• A degree (or earning a degree) in videography, journalism, communication, or another related field
• Experience shooting at public events and editing footage to create a polished, finished product
• Knowledge of Adobe Premiere
• Portfolio of previous work
• Proficiency working with standard videography equipment
• Flexible schedule with ability to occasionally work nights and weekends as needed for client events

How to apply:

To apply, please submit resume and portfolio to 617MediaGroupJobs@gmail.com.

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