Sparkology is growing like a weed! We are looking for top talent in the following areas:
Part Time PR Associate
- Do you speak in sound bites? Do you read magazines and dream of having your stories there? Do your friends grow tired of you pitching them on the latest craze? Yeah... we're talking to you!
- Sparkology.com is hiring a PR professional to help us take our message to the people. We're adding a part time PR associate and we'll take the sharpest and brightest.
- In this role, you will use your mind, fingers and rolodex to help propel and keep Sparkology at the forefront of dating and startup tech conversations. So if you've been looking for that perfect chance to show off your PR awesomeness as part of a growing team at an amazing company, now's the time. Let's chat.
- You will proactively pitch national and local media
- You will build and maintain relationships with outlets across traditional and digital media
- You will develop pitches/creative story angles and other written materials. You will report directly to the CEO and head of PR strategy, who will help you craft the angles and provide you with ample resources
- You will secure speaking opportunities for executives
- You will generate weekly press coverage reports
- You must have a BA or be an upper classman in PR, Communications, Journalism, Marketing or related field of study
- You must have 1 - 3 years of related PR experience or equivalent
- You must have passion for consumer lifestyle/dating/technology/internet
- You must have media relations experience
- You must have excellent writing skills for news releases, pitches, fact sheets, etc.
- You must have strong verbal communications skills
- You must have the ability to work both independently and in a team environment
- You must have the ability and desire to learn quickly
Working at Sparkology is like working on the most exciting project you ever had in college, except you get to see the true impact of your work in the real world. We seek motivated people to join our passionate team as we deliver the best possible dating experience to all the great singles out there!
You'll find that we work intensely, but realize that a casual break in the afternoon to sit on a sunny rooftop is great to get the creative juices flowing. We're a meritocracy - showcase your passion and you'll be rewarded.
We empower the modern gentleman. We believe the likes of OKCupid and Match.com have devolved dating in the last decade and we're here to bring it back, baby. Our niche is quality and our customers love it.
Launched in October 2011, Sparkology has gone on to gain critical acclaim and be recognized by CBS, TimeOut, Mashable, Dealbreaker, The Frisky, and countless other news sources, magazines, and blogs. Through our selective exclusivity, efficient social discovery, innovative interaction dynamics, and luxury service, we have disrupted the online dating scene for young professionals and opened the beauty of online dating to those who (rightfully) looked down on the genre in the past.
Apply now by emailing your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
WARNING: As we're highly selective with our dates, you can be sure we're highly selective with our hires. Apply only if you are an ambitious and driven young professional passionate about the long-term value creation of a superior company.