Director, Public Relations

Los Angeles, CA

POSITION DESCRIPTION

The primary functions of this position are to (1) work with client publicity teams to generate publicity for select Propper Daley social impact clients, and (2) generate greater awareness for Propper Daley as an agency.  Key methods through which you will do this include:

  • Developing client strategies and activation plans, in concert with the Co-Presidents, Co-Heads of the Social Impact Practice, and Vice President of Digital Strategy.

  • Thoughtfully and proactively pitching client stories and campaigns to appropriate media outlets.  

  • Securing meaningful press hits that meet client goals.

  • Creating comprehensive PR reports for Client Services team, to share with clients.

  • Presenting PR plans to clients, and interfacing with client publicity support teams as appropriate.

  • Developing and executing an annual agency publicity plan and calendar.

  • Pitching agency Co-Presidents, senior staff and agency client case studies to trade media outlets that cover entertainment, corporate social responsibility, and philanthropy.

  • Working with the Director of Business Development to create an annual target list of speaking opportunities for agency Co-Presidents and senior staff and successfully securing desired speaking roles.

  • Reviewing quarterly client impact reports, to refresh agency publicity plans.

  • Drafting blog and social media posts of Propper Daley client success stories, for publication through Propper Daley communication channels.

ABOUT US

A social impact agency based in Hollywood, Propper Daley helps our clients leverage their unique assets to create positive change in the world.  We work with influencers, brands and causes, providing both strategic and creative solutions to move the needle on the issues they care most about.  Our approach, rooted in behavioral science, moves beyond foundational "awareness raising" to those strategies and ideas that shift the attitudes and perceptions that lead to behavior change.

We believe deeply in working as teams. More often than not, social change requires collaborative creativity, disruption and complex problem solving. We hope to serve our clients as thought-partners, strategists, advisers, tacticians and all-around utility players as they move their important work forward. Each member of the Propper Daley team brings a diverse set of relevant expertise that uniquely positions us to get things done. This includes proven experience in coalition-driven social change, leadership of high-stakes political campaigns, experience building a shared policy agenda in arenas with fractured opinion, convening powerful learning communities to drive coordinated action, and supporting the growth and evolution of individual change agents.

Some of our clients include:

  • John Legend and #FREEAMERICA

  • The Bill, Hillary and Chelsea Clinton Foundation

  • The Call of Duty Endowment

  • US Chamber of Commerce Foundation

  • Bradley Charles Cooper Foundation

  • The Paramount Network

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Min 5 years of PR experience

  • Social Impact, PR, Marketing, Advertising or other agency experience

  • Nonprofit, Corporate Social Responsibility, Philanthropy or other social impact experience

  • Superior presentation skills (both written and oral)

  • Interest in entertainment (music, movies, pop culture, gaming etc)

  • A sense of humor

Additional position requirements:

  • Proven track record of media hits and relevant case studies.

Position reports to: SVP Marketing & Communications

APPYLING

When applying, in lieu of a traditional cover letter, please provide: two examples of influencers or brands you think are doing a great job leveraging their platform for the greater good with a written description of why you chose them as examples.

Also include your press portfolio and resume.

*This position is a full-time role

Salary: Competitive with benefits


To apply, send resume, press portfolio and cover letter to jobs@propperdaley.com with subject line "Director, Public Relations"