Public Relations Manager

| Greater NYC Area
The Scentbird team is all-encompassing and features diverse, smart, individuals who are encouraged to think creatively to turn ideas into actionable results.
To support the company’s exceedingly impressive growth, we are looking for a PR Manager with experience handling beauty accounts who is not only a self acclaimed, “self starter,” but who can also bring fresh and innovative thinking to Scentbird by way of brand storytelling and media relations.
About the Role:
The PR Manager will work across all in-house teams to deliver unique and mediable stories for both Scentbird and its sister brand, Deck of Scarlet. Candidate must be motivated, organized, detail-oriented, and able to thrive in a fast paced environment. Other key responsibilities include:
• Assist with day-to-day activities such as: media monitoring, writing, pitching, client relations, planning and events
• Foster current relationships with key media “friendlies” while continually building new relationships with key journalists
• Have a key understanding of media relations and the ever-changing landscape
• Liaise with media through a mix of channels within key categories including, business, tech, beauty, and consumer
• Execute editorial calendars (beauty, business, and tech awards, special editions, etc)
• Create all press materials including but not limited to, product fact sheets, press releases, tool kits
• Execute PR calendars (internally)
• Provide key insights into meadiable trends, events, and holidays
• Maintain PR placement grids and other tracking materials
• Oversee and execute PR mailers and other deliverables
About Us:
Launched in 2014, Scentbird is one of the fastest growing subscription brands cemented in the fragrance and beauty categories.
As a tech start-up business, with a proprietary technology platform and a disruptive business model, our ambition is to be the destination for beauty lovers.
As the digital platform scaled, currently capturing 1% of the prestige fragrance market, SCENTBIRD expanded by launching a namesake line of scented home and personal care products. In early 2017, the team ventured into the world of color cosmetics and created Deck of Scarlet, a multi-media focused cosmetic brand inspired by the trends of today’s most notable influencers.
  • Bachelor’s degree in a related area required
  • Must have experience handling beauty accounts
  • 3-6 years of relevant experience required (applicants need a background in PR either in-house or agency)
  • Knowledge of the beauty, fragrance, and tech industries
  • Experience in organizing and executing events
  • Excellent written communication skills, being well-versed in writing press releases and proposals
  • Collaborative team player with the tenacity to drive results and ambition to progress within an extremely talented team
  • Friendly, positive, can-do attitude who thinks outside the box, is creative and goes the extra mile to drive initiatives
  • Competent in working on integrated consumer communications campaigns and can devise and implement plans with creative flair
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An Insider's view of Scentbird

What kinds of technical challenges do you and your team face?

Our technical challenge is really pulling in every data point we have and repurposing the info to provide to absolute best, and most personal experience for non-subscribers in order to convert them. We want to provide a concierge to our database to show that we anticipate what they're looking for and provide it seamlessly.


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How does the company support your career growth?

I'm given the latitude to build the best team with only people smarter than me who I can learn from. Career growth can be measured by how many successful teams you supported.


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How do your team's ideas influence the company's direction?

We consider ourselves not just as a subscription company but a technological startup. Every business process we have goes through a platform we built. So every time someone in my time comes to me with an idea - it’s always a new possibility to our business.


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What projects are you most excited about?

I'm really excited to help grow our team here at Scentbird. We are a high growth startup, intent on bringing in amazing people. As Talent Acquisition Manager, my role is identifying the best across a wide array of skill sets and roles. It’s a pleasure to play a big part in our growth.


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What are Scentbird Perks + Benefits

Scentbird Benefits Overview

Work in a fabulous collaborative environment where you have room to grow and advance! Full benefits as well as paid time off and commuter benefits. In office snacks and out of office events.

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