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Working at Purple Orange

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Founded in 2009 in Jackson Hole, WY, Purple Orange LLC produces small batch, high quality brand communications mixed with creativity, modern mediums and a respected authentic voice. Our professional influences range from publishing, large and small agency work, and former in-house marketing; we like to think we see the whole picture for our clients. Specializing in outdoor and active lifestyle brands, our clients have spanned industry-leading performance apparel brands, food and beverage, outdoor tech, and non-profit work. We strive to create, execute and deliver customized communication platforms that meaningfully connect brands with their audiences.

If you are looking for a workplace that offers perks like powder mornings, lunchtime bike rides and a dog friendly work environment, while working along side people who take as much pride in their professional career as they do in how many days a year they ski, Purple Orange may be the perfect place for you.

PR Account Coordinator (internship / contract-to-hire)

Compensation:
$25 / hr
(contract-to-hire)

LOCATION:
Jackson Hole, WY + Salt Lake City, UT

Position Summary:
Purple Orange is an outdoor + active lifestyle digital communications agency with offices in Jackson Hole, WY and Salt Lake City. This is full time position (M-F 40 /hrs week). Ideal entry-level position for someone wanting to learn PR and digital marketing. Depending on experience, position may start as a contract-to hire, moving to salary employment after 4-months.


Primary Responsibilities:

The Account Coordinator (AC) serves to support agency Account Managers, helping carry-out strategic communication plans, coordinating with journalists, clients, and helping compile reports. The AC should expect to spend 6+ hours a day cranking away at computer, while also assisting with shipping, office organization, and with agency-sponsored media events.


Responsibilities:

  • Support the Account Manager in daily PR duties and tasks.
  • Research and Develop media lists.
  • Maintain regular client media reporting.
  • Manage product seeding, shipping, order tracking, and returns.
  • Assist AM with mail merges and pitch development.
  • Capture, photo edit, and archive client media hits / tearsheets.
  • Keep abreast of your client’s industry, competition and media coverage.
  • Assist with client meeting agenda creation.


Job Specifications/Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree.
  • Strong writing skills and proven writing experience.
  • Experience managing spreadsheets, databases, or other cloud-based applications.
  • Strong digital multi-tasking and systems-based approach toward task management.
  • Team-oriented attitude and willingness to pitch in wherever needed.
  • Creative communications approach.
  • Desire to keep learning and advance within the agency.
  • Creativity and integrity.
  • A love of the outdoors.
  • A sense of humor.


Office Culture:

Are you looking for a company that offers perks like powder days, lunchtime bike rides and dog friendly work environment? Do you want to live and work in a place with access to world-class skiing, fishing, hiking, paddling and biking? Do you take as much pride in your professional career as how many days a year you ski? If you check these boxes, Purple Orange may be the perfect place for you.

 

To Apply:

Email resume, cover letter, and any other pertinent information to

Chris.Dickey@purpleorangepr.com