Cooper Smith Agency is hiring!

We are always on the hunt for folks to join our team. Below you will find a description of open positions, as well as our “Characteristics for Excellence” that we strive for.


  • Public Relations Coordinator
  • Public Relations Account Executive

Founded in 2002, Cooper Smith Agency offers a casual work environment, a generous paid time off policy and health insurance stipend.


Each member of our team is expected to…

  • Seek out the “why” for everything we do and produce.
  • Elevate everything. Always seek to make something more significant than it initially appears.
  • Avidly pursue storytelling.
  • Be a detail-oriented, engaged self-starter and problem-solver who begins with the end in mind.
  • Anticipate what people want next.
  • Always be learning — “sharpening their saws.”
  • Always ask “now what” — is there something else we can do with this?

To be considered, please send your resume, a writing sample (i.e. a media pitch) AND a press release you’ve written about us hiring you to Other examples of work are welcomed.

No calls please.


Public Relations Coordinator 

The position will assist our account team in managing the day-to-day activities of our growing roster of clients within the commercial real estate/development, AEC/construction, architecture/design, building products and healthcare industries.

Duties include:

  • Assist in drafting press releases, blogs and other client written materials
  • Manage client social media accounts and company websites to position clientele as content leaders in their respective areas and expertise
  • Build and maintain media lists and relationships with media contacts
  • Research editorial opportunities, industry conferences, events and award opportunities for clients
  • Develop email campaigns for client events and announcements
  • Monitor and track print and online coverage
  • Various other supporting PR activities, as well as some administrative duties

This is a full-time position for individuals with 6 months to a year of PR agency experience.


PR Account Executive

The Account Executive will work with our team to lead his/her own accounts while acting as a supporting role for the agency’s growing roster of clients.

Duties include:

  • Drafting and editing press releases, bylined articles, blogs, newsletters and other forms of written content. (A writing test will be administered as part of the interview process.)
  • Proactively pitching the media, as well as various other media relations activities;
  • Creating social content across multiple platforms to promote clients’ brands, reach targeted audiences and connect with social influencers;
  • Managing product placements;
  • Overseeing client reporting and analytics;
  • Research/management of editorial calendars and media lists.

The right candidate will be a self-starter with strong writing and organizational skills, working knowledge of AP Style, receptiveness to feedback and amazing attention to detail. 1-2 years experience, preferably in a B2B environment, required. Good attitude, sense of humor and open-mindedness are also expected.


Are you a good fit? If so, we’d love to meet you!