Public Relations Coordinator


Omaha, NE Technology

Build your career at Buildertrend, ranked #1 in Best Places to Work in Omaha 2019!


The job

Buildertrend is looking for a persuasive and energetic Public Relations Coordinator to join our Content Marketing team in our rapidly growing Marketing Department. The Public Relations Coordinator will be responsible for coordinating public relations initiatives for Buildertrend. Works with Content Marketing Manager to develop and implement public relations and earned/owned media strategy with the goal of enriching the company’s position within the public eye, building relationships and brand storytelling.


Main responsibilities


  • Serve as company’s media spokesperson
  • Compose and distribute press releases to support content strategy
  • Respond to information requests from media; coordinate media interviews
  • Evaluate incoming editorial requests to ensure media placement fits our company’s business objectives and thought leadership goals
  • Draft and complete awards submissions and internal announcements  
  • Research media, influencer and co-brand opportunities/outlets; build relationships with contacts and maintains company’s contact list
  • Develop and maintain companywide subject matter experts list
  • Monitor media and online mentions; organize press and social clippings
  • Develop monthly public relations and media reports
  • Develop and distribute corporate communications
  • Assist with the development of content for social media and blog
  • Identify and develop case studies and testimonials
  • Contributes creative ways to keep the company in the news; pitches media ideas

The preferred candidate


  • Bachelor’s degree in communications, public relations, journalism, marketing or related field
  • Two+ years’ experience in a public relations or communications role
  • Proven working experience in Public Relations required
  • Proven track record designing and executing successful public relations campaigns at a local level, national level or both
  • Strong knowledge of media relations best practices and AP Style
  • Solid experience in tracking performance of public relations efforts
  • Excellent range of spoken and written communication skills
  • Dependable and driven to be successful
  • Self-starter and quick, independent thinker
  • Thrives in an environment of change and growth
  • Team player: Shares information and experience openly, ready to step in where needed, flexible, supportive, effective in group tasks

Perks and benefits


  • Health
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • 401 (k)
  • Paid Time Off
  • Team Happy Hours
  • Bottomless Soda Pop
  • $50 Monthly Onsite Café Cash
  • Relaxed Dress

About us

Buildertrend’s mission is simple: To make building or remodeling your home an amazing experience! Founded in Omaha in 2006, Buildertrend is on its way to becoming an industry standard project management tool at the intersection of construction and tech. Buildertrend is changing the way that homes are built not only in North America, but globally. Using technology to bring all parties together, Buildertrend has quickly become the industry standard. The innovative solutions and team atmosphere are what helped Buildertrend rank #1 in Best Places to Work Omaha 2019. Ready to join the team? Visit


Equal Opportunity Employer

At Buildertrend, we value diversity and treat all employees and job applicants based on merit, qualifications, competence and talent. We are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status or disability status, Buildertrend believes that diversity and inclusion among our team is critical to our success as a company, and seek to recruit and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool.

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Job ID: 3553

Posted 13 days ago

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