Associate Manager, PR at Indigo

| Greater Boston Area
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Associate Manager, PR


Indigo improves grower profitability, environmental sustainability, and consumer health through the use of natural microbiology and digital technologies. Utilizing beneficial plant microbes and agronomic insights, Indigo works with growers to sustainably produce high quality harvests. The company then connects growers and buyers directly to bring these harvests to market. Working across the supply chain, Indigo is forwarding its mission of harnessing nature to help farmers sustainably feed the planet. The company is headquartered in Boston, MA, with additional offices in Memphis, TN, Research Triangle Park, NC, Sydney, Australia, Buenos Aires, Argentina, and São Paulo, Brazil.



Build, manage and execute on communications calendar, including all external media events, industry moments and company announcement

Own the planning, development and execution of low and medium- tier announcements from start to finish

Define agenda for agency meetings and contribute effectively

Represent the PR team without the support from the PR Manager to internal company stakeholders

  • Develop relationships with key business leads

Draft press releases, starting from the planning phase through drafting

  • Own the approval process of all press releases

Extremely familiar with Indigo’s messaging and tone and draft responses to media questions.

  • Work across the organization to distribute that messaging effectively
  • Work across the organization to distribute that messaging effectively
  • Own media monitoring and reporting


  • Proactive
  • Questions everything
  • Comfortable with ambiguity
  • Detail-oriented
  • Strong communicator
  • Resourceful
  • Takes initiative
  • Project-oriented, strong business skills for follow-up, agenda setting, etc
  • Comfortable with a fast-paced environment
  • Confident
  • Excellent writer
  • Polished presence, can speak to executives
  • Creative and thinks independently
  • Passion for our mission and vision
  • Sees opportunities and executes


  • 3-5 years in a PR/comms role
  • Experience with a modern or non-traditional PR i.e. social, experiential, influencer
  • Understanding of PR metrics
  • Corporate communications, preferred
  • Agency experience, preferred
  • Strong media relationships
  • Proven experience in media relations

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Technology we use

  • Engineering
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    • GraphQLLanguages
    • ReactLibraries
    • ReduxLibraries
    • ExpressFrameworks
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    • MySQLDatabases
    • PostgreSQLDatabases


On the edge of Charlestown, we are within walking distance to restaurants and bars. The Sullivan Square T and bus stop is also right next door!

An Insider's view of Indigo

What projects are you most excited about?

Our mission is to provide agronomists with unbiased real-time data we are collecting across thousands of acres at the ground level and from space. It's such a thrill to be working on the data and analysis perspective of this massively cross-disciplinary team that helps agronomists initiate data-powered conversations to provide substantial results.


Principal Data Scientist

What makes someone successful on your team?

A successful Indigo team member is someone willing to continuously learn and improve, regardless of experience or role. Whether you’re an Engineer, Account Manager, Business Analyst, or Scientist, successful team members keep the bigger picture in mind and bridge disciplines to solve problems facing the incredibly complex system that is agriculture


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What are Indigo Perks + Benefits

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Wellness Programs
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
Company Equity
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Recreational Clubs
Relocation Assistance
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
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