We’re Hiring: PR Specialist

Terkel
Aug 11

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2 min read

Decentralized Question and Answer Marketplace

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Terkel is a Q&A site that turns questions into articles featuring expert insights. Currently, 7,500+ experts from organizations like Google, Harvard, NFL, VISA, and more have joined Terkel to share their expertise and experiences in articles published online.

We’re looking for a motivated and enthusiastic individual to join our early-stage startup as a PR Specialist. As a PR Specialist you’ll be responsible for identifying and inviting vetted media outlets and brands to post their questions on Terkel.

The right candidate must be able to successfully manage and prioritize community building activities online. They thrive, align and connect with our core values:

  • You Are Unique (Respect the uniqueness of every human being)
  • Always Fresh, Always Thrilling (Innovate to keep things exciting)
  • Take Ownership (Deliver on all promises)
  • Bias For Action (When in doubt, do what you think is right)
  • Strength In Numbers (Use data to drive decisions)

What’s a day-to-day look like? Here it is.

  • Draft pitches based on trending topics on Terkel
  • Build relationships with new media contacts and maintain relationships with existing contacts
  • Pitch story ideas and content to business / tech / lifestyle publications
  • Manage publisher requests in a timely and professional manner
  • Track and analyze article publications to ensure placements and user success
  • Execute campaigns alongside our VP of Partnerships
  • Support Partnerships Manager in communicating with existing media outlets
  • Act as a brand ambassador who can explain Terkel’s value proposition
  • Appreciate the urgency of operating in a fast-growing, unpredictable, early-stage startup

Ready to create the world’s leading professional Q&A site? Here are the things that stand out on a resume when we evaluate candidates:

  • Existing media contacts in business / tech / lifestyle verticals
  • A love for connecting with people
  • A desire to take something from 0 to 1
  • An active LinkedIn profile that stands out among the rest

This is a remote position where you’ll be reporting directly to our Partnerships Manager and working closely with our VP of Partnerships to grow the Terkel community.

This is a salaried position starting at $46,450 / year, with an equity / stock option package in an early-stage, venture backed startup.

Apply by sending press clippings and your resume to brett@terkel.io

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