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Senior Publicist
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
  • 8+ years of experience in communications with an emphasis on media relations
  • Deep existing relationships and contacts across the media spectrum and a passion for placing stories where they will have the most impact
  • Ability to understand the nuances of the brand to pitch appropriately
  • Experience in automotive is not necessary, but there must be a willingness to understand the EV (Electric Vehicle) world and what makes Rivian special
  • Ability to quickly grasp technical language and information to create clear communications and experiences
  • Strong team-oriented mindset, able to embrace flexible work across time zones and collaborate to get the work done
  • Strong interpersonal communicator with partners at all levels to successfully drive projects to completion within tight deadlines
  • Ability to work with colleagues across organizational and cultural boundaries to ensure successful execution
  • Ability to act with integrity, professionalism, and confidentiality
  • Join a lean, disciplined, high-responsibility communications team to develop and execute a clear media / influencer strategy to ensure our stories are told in the right place and secure consistent inspiring coverage about Rivian and its products
  • Rivian is a brand with no shortage of stories to tell from product to sustainability, technology, and retail. We are looking for an experienced publicist whose finger is on the pulse of the news cycle, understands what makes a compelling pitch and can craft clear narratives that interpret our company effectively for the consumer lifestyle media
  • Product launches - Rivian is a fast-moving and dynamic company with an ambitious product roadmap. We need someone who can help create powerful launch moments that engage and excite media nationally and internationally
  • Be a passionate champion of Rivian's mission, values, and culture
  • This is a significant role for someone who is ambitious with potential career growth in the future

10,001+ employees

Electric vehicles manufacturer
Company Overview
Rivian is on a mission to keep the world adventurous forever. The company believes there is a more responsible way to explore the world and is determined to make the transition to sustainable transportation an exciting one. Rivian designed their emissions-free Electric Adventure Vehicles to challenge what's possible.
  • Ownership for All: We offer every employee the opportunity to own Rivian stock through equity programs, supporting their financial wellness.
  • Mental and Emotional Wellness: We provide employees and their families access to mental wellness platforms and our Employees Assistance Program
  • Fertility and Family Planning: We support diverse family-building journeys, providing employees with benefits such as paid parental leave and financial support for adoption, fertility treatments or surrogacy.
  • Competitive Compensation: We offer competitive compensation packages driven by mutual investment in our long-term growth and success.
  • Career Development: We enable all employees to own their development. Continuous learning opportunities and tuition reimbursement help drive performance, boost engagement and develop future leaders.
  • Transgender Benefits: In alignment with WPATH guidelines, our 2022 plans provide coverage toward medical, pharmacy and cosmetic needs.
Company Core Values
  • A diverse workforce
  • Embracing active allyship
  • Purpose-driven partnerships
  • Supporting our team