Public Relations / Communications Group Director

New Business

About Sullivan

Sullivan is an independent, WBENC-certified woman-owned business.

We operate in a dynamic, entrepreneurial environment made up of people who possess unique talents and perspectives. What those who excel here have in common are: they are electrified by being part of a team and company that generates smart thinking that leads to standout work; they will dig in and do what it takes to fuel that process from start to finish; they take tremendous pride in what they do; and they genuinely enjoy working together.

Working at Sullivan requires large doses of passion, discipline, hard work, and intelligence. In return, we’ll provide an environment where committed employees with great ideas can thrive.

Position Summary

We are looking for a PR expert that will help us maintain leadership in our sweet spot (financial services and higher ed) and break deeper into new spots (industrials and technology). In addition, we're looking to build our profile among the creative and brand strategy community for help with recruiting. This is a unique opportunity to go "in-house" and help build awareness of a branding firm and the leaders of the agency.

This person will have sole responsibility for PR and communications matters, reporting directly to the Principal of Growth and working closely with the partners of the firm. The work will include pitching the press, managing a cross channel content strategy, securing speaking roles at key conferences, managing awards, proactively suggesting new opportunities, and helping to develop campaigns and messaging for the agency.

Ideal Candidate Profile

  • 8-10 years experience at a PR agency, with in-house communications experience a plus
  • Strategy-led, execution-high role
  • Deep knowledge of and relationships with key marketing, branding, business, and design press
  • Proactive media relations approach
  • Social media and content marketing savvy
  • Focused and results-driven
  • Resourceful and curious
  • Confident in liaising with senior executives
Sullivan offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits, including medical, dental and disability insurances, 401k plan, and transit program. Employees enjoy our vacation, personal, and sick leave policies. Then there’s fun stuff like summer Fridays, Tuesday night cocktail hour, and a hybrid work environment in our centrally located new office.

Please Submit Resume to careers@sullivannyc.com