Director of Public Relations

Director of Public Relations

Title: Director of Public Relations

Position Summary:

Conscious Capitalism, Inc. (CCI) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that pursues a higher purpose of elevating humanity through business. The Director of Public Relations will drive the strategic implementation of our global PR efforts to elevate Conscious Capitalists and their collective impact of changing the paradigm of business to one that puts people at the center, not profit.  You will design and implement marketing strategies that cultivate our relationships with media, engage our target audience and boost our brand awareness. You will have the opportunity to use your creative ideas to drive PR initiatives that will bring success and impact for a rapidly growing global movement.

The Director of PR will play a key leadership role in advancing Conscious Capitalism, Inc.’s mission to change the practice and perception of business as a force for good. A focus of your role will be to develop and deploy creative initiatives that support these high priority organizational efforts, primarily in the media and academic sectors. This is a relationship-based strategic role that requires a sophisticated and savvy individual who is eager to build a long-term sustainable plan that shines a spotlight on the impact that Conscious Capitalists are having around the world. In the next year or two, there will likely be an opportunity to support a team of PR managers in regions around the world as we grow our organizational capacity.

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Pitching model Conscious Capitalists for feature stories
  • Building relationships with major business publications
  • Developing partnerships with media outlets for our conferences and events
  • Elevating model Conscious Capitalists as thought-leaders on LinkedIn
  • Implementing an editorial board and talk radio strategy in our conference locations
  • Placing stories about Conscious Capitalism in action in major business publications
  • Managing the Conscious Capitalism Speakers Bureau
  • Collaborating closely with the Marketing and Communications Manager
  • Working closely with the Chief Strategy Officer to translate the organization’s vision to a compelling company profile
  • Tracking and influencing media coverage
  • Monitoring the media coverage of mid-market businesses and creating benchmark targets
  • Working with the authors of Conscious Capitalism Press on the speaking tours for their books

Basic qualifications:

  • Commitment to the principles of the Conscious Capitalist Credo
  • At least 5 years of experience as a Public Relations (PR) Director or PR Manager
  • Strong knowledge and experience of business publications
  • Solid experience coordinating successful PR campaigns, and developing strategies based on organizational needs
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to foster long-term relationships with key stakeholders

Preferred qualifications:

  • Strong network of contacts in major business media outlets and relationships with influencers in the mid-market business ecosystem
  • Experience designing and driving DEI (Diversity, Equity, Inclusion) outreach initiatives
  • International experience

Skills required:

  • Integrity
  • Creativity
  • Leadership
  • Teamwork
  • Excellent written and verbal communications
  • Attentive follow through
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Attention to detail and a high level of accuracy and accountability
  • Well-developed planning and organizing skills
  • Self-directed and collaborative
  • Ability to prioritize and plan effectively
  • Awareness of different media agendas


  • Remote Full-Time position
  • Competitive salary
  • Healthcare insurance
  • Training and professional development resources
  • Paid company retreats

Conscious Capitalism, Inc. maintains a collaborative, metric driven, and results-oriented culture where proven results are rewarded. We are seeking a motivated individual who thrives in a fast-paced, mission-focused and values-driven startup environment. We have a unique organizational culture that embraces autonomy and gives you the freedom to grow in your role.

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