Full-Time

PR & Communications Lead

Head of, Hybrid

Posted on 5/3/2024

Homebase

Homebase

1,001-5,000 employees

All-in-one small business management platform


Senior

Houston, TX, USA

Required Skills
Communications
Marketing
PowerPoint/Keynote/Slides
Requirements
  • Minimum 8 years experience in startup PR & communications, ideally with in-house exposure to SaaS, consumer, and financial services
  • World-class written and verbal communication skills
  • Track record of crafting powerful messaging and distilling complex product details into simple and clear insights that are highly pitchable
  • A strong point of view, with the ability to drive media strategy (with or without agency support)
  • A rolodex of media relationships in Business, Technology, B2B (trades), Consumer
  • Deep agency management experience with evidence of unlocking greatness from them
  • Willingness to travel to major media markets and Homebase hubs (Toronto, SF, Houston, Denver)
  • Deep comfort with providing strategic advice and media coaching to senior executives
  • A default to thinking differently and pushing past the traditional – messaging, channels, etc
  • A strong bias toward impact – scorecarding results, analytical mindset, and data comfort
Responsibilities
  • Developing and executing an earned media strategy
  • Leverage existing rolodex of U.S. media contacts in B2B, Business/Tech, and Consumer to build and develop relationships, including hands-on pitching
  • Expanding reach with a multi-channel, integrated content approach (ex. Social media, events, thought leadership, keynote addresses, media partnerships, etc.)
  • Supporting the execution of broader marketing campaigns to extend their reach
  • Building a communications narrative for the company and products that is compelling to media and end users
  • Building the brand and reach of select executives, including co-founders
  • Developing and raising the executive profile of select senior leaders (ex. Co-founders)
  • Inspiring the entire organization with the true potential of PR & Communications
  • Supercharging company-integrated campaigns by expanding reach
  • Bringing in and executing multiple new game-changing ideas
  • Pushing the organization to think differently, bringing a strong POV and steady hand to how to win

Homebase provides a comprehensive suite of tools designed to simplify the day-to-day operations of small businesses. It integrates seamlessly with leading payroll and point-of-sale systems, enhancing productivity and efficiency. The inclusion of live HR expert support further positions it as a workplace that champions a collaborative and resourceful environment, aiding in professional growth and streamlined business management.

Company Stage

Series D

Total Funding

$201.9M

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Founded

2014

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

30%

1 year growth

90%

2 year growth

139%

Benefits

Stock options

Comprehensive insurance plans

401(k) with 4% company match

Remote, hybrid, and in-office work options

Top-of-the-line equipment and home office

Annual holidays and accrued PTO

Fun company activities

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