First things first: our company values
Tell it like it is: We are respectful, but forthright.
Proactiveness: We all show initiative in solving the problems we know about, and the ones we don't.
Happy people: We enjoy working with our team and our clients. We are making the world a better place.
Personal growth: We are constantly exploring new ways to grow as individuals.
Customers are our North Star: We don't stop until each customer is over-the-moon.
Innovation: We all contribute ideas and invent new solutions.
No one is above grunt work: We all get our hands dirty.
Independent public relations consultant
Sourcemap is seeking proposals from experienced independent public relations and communication experts who are passionate about our mission and have strong instincts about the needs of our customers.
Sourcemap is the easy-to-use supply chain transparency platform that helps innovative companies stay on the cutting edge of social, environmental and economic performance by tracing the source of products every step of the way. Organizations quickly achieve complete visibility into how products are made, from raw material to consumer.
With a simple and beautifully designed map and dashboard interface modeled on today's most popular cloud applications, Sourcemap helps brands, suppliers and industry groups gain insight from end-to-end in the supply chain -- whether that's farm-to-table, raw material to consumer, or between intermediate manufacturing steps.
Develop a media and content strategy that is laser-focused on increasing awareness of Sourcemap as the mission critical supply chain transparency platform among decision-makers at brands, suppliers, retailers and industry groups
Identify and cultivate relationships with reporters, freelancers, producers, and publishers covering supply chain innovation and product sustainability across Sourcemap's target industries
Turn Sourcemap’s internal assets into a body of work we can leverage to gain media attention and educate users and prospects.
Write timely, original press releases and media primers that connect Sourcemap's sector- or client-specific value proposition with urgent real world issues that are top-of-mind with supply chain and sustainability professionals
Achieve a measurable increase in earned media activity compared with Sourcemap’s current baseline. Track mentions, interviews, and adaptation of Sourcemap-generated content within relevant, targeted industry publications consumed by potential users of Sourcemap
Develop and execute an outreach strategy around in-person events to place Sourcemap’s subject matter experts on relevant industry panels, conference keynotes, and other opportunities to share cutting edge insights with potential users
Criteria for our ideal consultant
Independent PR consultant with 5+ years related industry experience (i.e. enterprise supply chain or sustainability software, food & ag industry, or CPG industry)
Excited to structure an engagement around our objectives, gain our buy-in
A doer: the strategy is important but agile, sustained, ongoing execution is paramount
Innately passionate about Sourcemap's mission to positively impact social, environmental and economic outcomes through transparency
Comfortable with a fast-paced, decentralized work culture where priorities adapt obsessively around our customers’ needs
NYC-based a plus, but not required
How to apply
Send resume, top five media relationships that are relevant to our space and relevant writing samples to firstname.lastname@example.org.