Senior Public Relations Manager

| Northwest Suburbs
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We are looking for an enthusiastic, organized, and deadline-oriented Senior Communications/PR Manager to heighten our communication strategy through a variety of external channels. Reporting to the Sr. Director of Corporate Marketing, this role will offer the opportunity to create thoughtful, differentiated, market-focused content; dive deep into communications strategies; make a difference using data to drive company communications; and work 

What you'll do:

  • Build and execute the company’s earned media strategy
  • Drive communications associated with major events (Elevate, SHRM, Sales Summit, Presidents Club etc.). 
  • Support Lead Generation and Product Marketing teams with communications support.
  • Establish media relations with key publishers/editors/influencers who target our clients and prospects
  • Drive the distribution of press releases
  • Lead and/or support projects that can vary in size and scope and ensure communications plans and deliverables align to business partner needs.
  • Monitor and report on competitor earned media activity
  • Provide media training as necessary for executives; create earned media opportunities for key leadership
  • Monitoring industry trends to continue enhancing our external communications strategy
  • Tracking and reporting on earned media metrics 
  • Manage PR agency relationship and deliverables 

What you bring:

  • Bachelor’s degree required 
  • 8+ years of professional communications experience required, with a minimum of five years focused on B2B external communications
  • Proven experience coaching and guiding internal stakeholders on external communication strategies.
  • Positive, driven and energetic team player; able to roll-up his/her sleeves to get the job done. Strategic thinker and strong implementer
  • Ability to spot trends in the industry and make recommendations for proactive story pitches that highlight the company’s solutions 
  • Focus on business metrics and outcomes and communicating back to team
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills (writing samples required)
  • Experience in crisis communications is a plus
  • Experience working at a technology or human resources company preferred #SH
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Technology we use

  • Engineering
    • C++Languages
    • JavaLanguages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • SqlLanguages
    • AccessDatabases
    • Microsoft SQL ServerDatabases
    • OracleDatabases

Location

We just moved into a larger, more modern space across from the bustling Woodfield Mall area in Schaumburg, accessible to plenty of bars & restaurants.

What are Paylocity Perks + Benefits

Paylocity Benefits Overview

Our commitment to hiring the best and brightest employees with a “talent anywhere” strategy means that no matter where you’re located around the country, you can be a part of our growing tech department

• Enjoy an attitude of trust to work remotely, manage your own schedule and be productive
• Work in small, cross-functional product-oriented teams
• Showcase development progress in two-week sprints with strong executive involvement
• Embrace the freedom to innovate, voice opinions and share new ideas

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Partners with Nonprofits
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Highly diverse management team
Unconscious bias training
Someone's primary function is managing the company's diversity and inclusion initiatives
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Wellness Programs
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Company Equity
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Remote Work Program
We have a talent anywhere culture, where employees can work anywhere in the US and/or work from one of three US offices located in Illinois, Florida, and Idaho
Family Medical Leave
Adoption Assistance
Company sponsored family events
Acme co. sponsors family oriented events Annually.
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Volunteer Time
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Game Room
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Parking
Recreational Clubs
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Tuition Reimbursement
Diversity Program
Lunch and learns
Acme Co. hosts lunch and learn meetings on occasion.
Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within
Mentorship program
Our mentorship program includes 1-to-1 program, Cross-department program, Leadership mentoring.
Online course subscriptions available
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