| Greater Boston Area
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Bullhorn is the leading global software provider for the staffing and recruitment industry. More than 10,000 companies rely on Bullhorn’s cloud-based platform to power their staffing processes from start to finish. Through our incredible products and services, we create raving fan customers, resulting in company growth that consistently offers new opportunities for our talent to advance their careers. 25% of our global workforce gets promoted or moves into a new role every year, expanding their skills and working with new people. Bullhorn is large enough to provide these exciting opportunities but small enough to maintain the energy of a startup, and we’re consistently ranked as a great place to work for our strong culture and rewarding career opportunities.
Our commitment to our employees: Every Bullhorn employee has a sense of belonging, a voice that is heard, and a clear path to success. Bullhorn offers unlimited planned vacation, great opportunities for career development, quarterly paid volunteer days through its philanthropic group Bullhorn Cares, and an open invitation to Bullhorn Allies groups, which celebrate and cultivate diversity and inclusion for all employees.
Our in-office employees enjoy a casual, collaborative environment with weekly catered-in lunch and breakfast, and quarterly social events. While working from the comfort of their own homes, our remote employees are provided a full equipment package with all the tools they need to perform their role. We use Zoom, Slack, and other tools to stay connected while we are remote.
Bullhorn is a large, profitable, and fast-growing SaaS company based in downtown Boston. We are seeking a Media Relations Specialist who can increase our media coverage and brand awareness with a diverse set of stakeholders, including media, analysts, prospects, customers, and potential internal new hires. Working as an integral part of the Global Content and Communications organization within Marketing, the Media Relations Specialist will be responsible for pitching and engaging with media, analysts, and key stakeholder groups (including prospects and customers) across Bullhorn’s geographies and lines of business. This person will work closely with teams across the business to help increase brand awareness and identify opportunities to highlight our internal culture, executive presence, and product innovation. The ideal candidate is passionate about media relations, and is a creative and strategic thinker with excellent and prolific writing skills who can work both independently and collaboratively to connect PR processes to business outcomes.
The Media Relations Specialist's typical day might include:
Pitching reporters and placing stories that improve Bullhorn brand awareness with considered sets of stakeholders
Writing press releases, pitches, bylines, case studies, industry research, blog posts, and other branded content.
Working closely with the content marketing team on social media presence and brand narrative
Working with customer marketing to manage Bullhorn’s advocacy programs and maintaining an active customer community.
Developing creative ways to engage with Bullhorn’s customers and turn them into raving fans.
Identifying key customers and executives who can act as a marketing channel through case studies, customer stories, testimonials, speaking opportunities, etc.
This job might be a fit for you if:
You have strong relationships with business press reporters.
You have two years working in a PR agency, tech or consumer focused.
You are a persuasive communicator and creative thinker who enjoys a challenge.
You have the ability to write compelling copy and pitches.
You are comfortable speaking with a wide variety of audiences.
You have impeccable grammar and strong attention to detail.
You are comfortable with creating plans, measuring progress and reporting on results.
Bonus points for:
A degree in either English or Communications
Bullhorn is committed to our core values and we are looking for people who exhibit these traits:
- Service - You go beneath the surface to solve problems.
- Energy - You build up your teammates and leave people positively charged.
- Ownership - You take action and own up to your mistakes.
- Speed & Agility - You go around obstacles and demonstrate urgency.
- Being Human - You consider other people's perspectives, laugh, and have fun.
Bullhorn is fully committed to equal opportunities. We aim to create a working environment free from discrimination. This means all job applicants and employees will receive equal treatment regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy, race, religion, or belief, gender or sexual orientation.
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