Diversity and Inclusion

SeyferthPR works to create an environment in which the rich diversity of our employees and clients make everyone feel empowered and valued. We recognize that our unique employee cultures, backgrounds and experiences are tremendous assets to our firm and, in service to our clients, we encourage the idea of embracing an inclusive work environment that fosters growth and advancement of all, regardless of the industry or organization.

Open Positions

Account Executive – Media Relations/Social Media

Description:

Seyferth PR is seeking an Account Executive for its growing list of client work. The ideal candidate is a storyteller with excellent creative vision and strong writing skills looking to join our media team. If you understand how and where people get their information and the way strong visuals and words work together and you always know what’s going on in the news and on social media, we’d love to have you join our talented group of public relations professionals.

Requirements

  • Three + years of public relations, integrated marketing or journalism experience.
  • Bachelor’s degree in English, Journalism or Public Relations.
  • Understanding of the current media and social media landscapes and how both are evolving
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Adaptable, client-friendly, comfortable in a fast pace changing environment to serve clients
  • Willing to learn, ask questions, share new ideas
  • Very professional, patient, personable
  • Team player, willing to support the success of the business, work as a member of the team
  • Comfortable taking photos and video
  • Must have a valid driver’s license
  • Must be available and comfortable working weekends
  • Comfortable with travel
  • Individual is required to be fully vaccinated

Job Duties:

  • All aspects of media relations, including research, writing, pitching and recapping
  • All details of social media including planning, content creation, posting and tracking
  • Assist with influencer research and outreach
  • Attend client events and help with set up and photo and video production and media relations
  • Other duties as needed
  • About SeyferthPR

For nearly 40 years, SeyferthPR has consistently been recognized as a public relations and communications leader comprised of practice area experts who are innovative, resourceful, and focused entirely on meeting client objectives. Visit us online at seyferthpr.com or on social media for more information.

Job Type: Full-time

Benefits:

  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Paid time off
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance

Experience level:

  • 3 years

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

Travel requirement:

  • Travel

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Grand Rapids, MI 49503: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Work Location: One location

Send cover letter and resume to sandgren@seyferthpr.com.

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Media Team Internship

Seyferth PR is seeking a storyteller with excellent creative vision and strong writing skills for a winter internship position. If you understand how and where people get their information and how strong visuals and words work together in social and traditional media, we’d love to have you join our talented group of public relations professionals.

Requirements

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Adaptable, client-friendly, comfortable in a fast pace changing environment to serve clients
  • Willing to learn, ask questions, share new ideas
  • Very professional, patient, personable
  • Be familiar with and understand specific aspects of current social media channels
  • Team player, willing to support the success of the business, work as a member of the team
  • Comfortable taking photos and video
  • Must have a valid driver’s license
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs. for event setup
  • Ability to stand/walk for up to 5 hours
  • Must be available and comfortable working weekends
  • Comfortable with travel
  • Individual is required to be fully vaccinated

Job Duties:

  • Assist with social media research, planning, content creation and posting
  • Assist with influencer research and outreach
  • Attend client events and help with set up and photo and video production and media relations
  • Assist with all aspects of media relations, from media outlet research to writing to tracking and recapping

About SeyferthPR

For nearly 40 years, SeyferthPR has consistently been recognized as a public relations and communications leader comprised of practice area experts who are innovative, resourceful, and focused entirely on meeting client objectives. Visit us online at seyferthpr.com or on social media for more information.

Send cover letter and resume to sandgren@seyferthpr.com.

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Internship

Seyferth PR is seeking an energetic, dependable, and adaptable individual with excellent communication skills to be an intern. This is an ideal opportunity for someone to learn about how events play an important role in the work we do for the clients we serve.

Requirements

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Adaptable, client-friendly, comfortable in a fast pace changing environment to serve clients
  • Willing to learn, ask questions, share new ideas
  • Very professional, patient, personable
  • Team player, willing to support the success of the business, work as a member of the team
  • Comfortable taking photos
  • Must have a valid drivers license
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs. for event setup
  • Ability to stand/walk for up to 5 hours
  • Must be available and comfortable working weekends
  • Comfortable with travel
  • Individual is required to be fully vaccinated

Job Duties:

  • Conduct consumer engagement team outreach
  • Assist with influencer research
  • Attend client events and help with set-up/tear down
  • Help distribute promotional items during events
  • Assist with mailings and print production

About SeyferthPR

For over 35 years, SeyferthPR has consistently been recognized as a public relations and communications leader comprised of practice area experts who are innovative, resourceful, and focused entirely on meeting client objectives. SeyferthPR works to create an environment in which the rich diversity of our employees and clients make all feel empowered and valued. We recognize that our unique employee cultures, backgrounds and experiences are tremendous assets of our firm and, in service to our clients, we encourage the idea of embracing an inclusive work environment that fosters growth and advancement in all, regardless of the industry or organization. Visit us online at seyferthpr.com or on social media for more information.

Send cover letter and resume to sandgren@seyferthpr.com.

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We are always on the lookout for talented and passionate communications professionals to join our team! Sounds like you? Send us your resume package.