Comms & PR Lead
Updated on 5/4/2023
San Francisco, CA, USA
Experience Level
  • 10+ years of experience in PR and Communications in tech companies, with at least 4 years of in-house experience
  • Strong book of reporter relationships, especially those that cover software and devtools; a proven track record of securing corporate and product coverage
  • Ability to think strategically and develop creative solutions to complex problems
  • Strong project management skills; prioritize and manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Ability to work collaboratively with cross-functional teams, such as engineering, DX, and other marketing functions
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Develop and implement a comprehensive PR and Communications strategy that aligns with our business goals and elevates Retool's awareness and cache
  • Build relationships with key journalists and media outlets to secure coverage for Retool in top-tier publications
  • Create engaging content, including press releases, blog posts, and thought leadership articles, that highlights Retool's unique value proposition
  • Bring a passion for storytelling and creating compelling narratives out of thin air; everything from an interesting customer use case to a data insight to spotlighting a unique approach
  • Use your technical fluency to translate complex ideas to multiple audiences - whether that's more traditional outlets or through analysts or the new guard of newsletters, podcasts, etc
  • Collaborate closely with our executive team, engineering organization to identify new product features and use cases that can be used to craft compelling stories about Retool's impact on the industry
  • Work closely with the Marketing and DX teams to develop and execute integrated campaigns that amplify Retool's message
  • Monitor and analyze media coverage to measure the impact of our PR and Comms efforts and adjust our strategy as needed
  • Stay up-to-date on industry trends and best practices to continually improve Retool's PR and Comms efforts
  • Manage external PR agencies and freelancers, as needed

51-200 employees

Internal tooling software
Company Overview
Retool's mission is to create the future of internal software by making software development for engineers simpler and more accessible.
  • Competitive healthcare, dental and vision benefits.
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner at our San Francisco and New York offices.
  • $1,200 annual stipend for anything learning-related (books, conferences, classes, etc.).
  • $1,000 work-from-home-setup stipend.
  • Take the time you need to recharge!
  • Family planning support and paid parental leave.
  • Enrollment and matching up to an effective rate of 4%.
  • Mental health and wellness benefits