JUNIOR STRATEGIST @ BWK

BWK is seeking a full-time junior strategist specializing in research, writing and project management.

BWK junior strategists work in highly cross-disciplinary environments, assisting clients in fields ranging from synthetic biology to sustainable fashion to cellular agriculture. Our ideal candidate is highly interdisciplinary: we are looking for someone who is fluent in speaking STEM and has a passion for the arts; someone who constantly follows the news and who enjoys reading Cell or Nature papers.

Your day-to-day responsibilities will differ depending on client portfolio and project demands, but general responsibilities will include: compiling news reports for specific industries; researching and synthesizing new technology spanning synthetic biology to artificial intelligence; briefing executives on key themes and developments in advance of meetings; writing copy for internal and public-facing documents; and managing projects from conception to completion.

Relevant experience and capabilities:

  • B.A./B.S. degree (1-2 years work experience in a similar industry is a plus)

  • Excellent communication and writing skills (please note a writing assessment is required)

  • Ability to manage several projects at once in a fast-paced environment

  • Comfortable working with minimal supervision and oversight

  • Ability to work with a team to meet group objectives

  • Great flexibility, and a hunger for new ideas

  • Knowledge of Mac platform; comfort with Microsoft Office, Google Docs, Gmail

  • Good with feedback and dedicated to consistent improvement

  • Desire to work in a positive and demanding environment that rewards successes and supports development

  • Prior research experience is a plus, particularly in a STEM field

  • Prior editing experience is a plus, particularly in a newspaper setting

About BWK:

BWK is an award-winning PR firm working with companies that are building, designing and growing the future. Founded in 2012, BWK advises companies with radically disruptive business models, for whom clear communication – and an authentic voice – is mission critical. Taking a personalized approach, we help our clients communicate their expertise and passion to drive powerful campaigns that hit a nerve.

Please send your résumé detailing your relevant work experience and a cover letter explaining why you would like to work with BWK to careers@bwkpr.com.