Builder Capital is a web3 native VC fund supporting builders.
Builder Capital is looking for a seasoned public relations professional that is passionate about the web3/cryptocurrency industry and can spearhead PR for ourselves as well as our portfolio companies.
We are also looking for someone with experience with podcast and newsletter placement in the web 3 and crypto industry.
The ideal candidate will have 2 years of experience with PR in the blockchain/crypto industry, as well as positive relationships with media professionals in our industry and the community.
We want someone who is a self-starter and can take initiative - you’ll be our first PR hire and will work with extensive autonomy. This is a perfect role for someone who’s both ambitious but also doesn’t need micro-management.
Ideally you can also help our portfolio companies get on large and successful podcasts.
Help us create a plan to land newspaper, podcast and newsletter coverage for ourselves and portfolio companies.
Analyze and report on media coverage regularly
Cultivate relationships with influential print, digital, and broadcast journalists or thought leaders within the blockchain and financial spaces.
Develop media relations strategy focused on high-level placements in print, broadcast, and online channels to increase company visibility
Schedule and manage requests for panels, podcasts, and more
Write media releases and other press materials.
Brief spokespeople within our organization on communicating with the media.
Be the point of contact for some media inquiries
Coordinate and manage relationships with community members, third parties in PR, publications, and events such as hackathons, community meetups, and conferences
Understand the competitor landscape and stay ahead of any threat to our brand position
Monitor web3 and web3 trends, innovations, and industry growth
We are looking for these traits:
Passionate about Web3 and cryptocurrency
2+ years of experience in communications or public relations in web3/crypto projects with some established connections at major publications, and a proven track record of successful PR campaigns
Resourceful, hard-working, and solutions-oriented mindset - you work to solve problems before asking for help
Exceptional written and verbal communication skills, exacting editorial standards, and impeccable people skills
Willingness to work hard and roll up your sleeves to get work done and even when at times it is outside the scope of the job
With a strategic mindset and the ability to sweat the details, you should be comfortable working in both unbound creative and more structured spaces.
This role requires occasional travel to crypto conferences and other event
Opportunity to work with a dynamic and innovative team