November 15, 2021


PlainClarity, a boutique public relations firm specializing in culinary/hospitality, lifestyle and tech pr, seeks an engaging and creative publicist. The culture at PlainClarity is progressive and welcoming. Join a team of tenacious storytellers who think like journalists and have the grit of publicists.

You are...

A fantastic writer and connector who instantly puts people at ease. You form relationships quickly, are authentic, confident, abundantly detail-oriented and trustworthy. You’re resourceful and committed. You do well, nay thrive, under pressure. Your research skills are exceptional; you know how to find trends and secure stories with local and national press. You enjoy working in an autonomous environment and consider yourself extremely creative. The tactics you employ could be considered vanguard. You’re a social media whiz and successful at executing team strategy, securing editorial placements and managing events.

  • You appreciate the opportunity to grow within an organization that cares about your success and well-being.
  • You’re able to manage your workload with finesse and positivity and take care of our valued clients, who we treat like family, sans drama.
  • Extra points for being wickedly witty. You’re self-confident, but your hubris is in check.
  • You have at least two years of agency experience and positive relationships with San Diego and national press or you’re able to forge relationships quickly. And you do it because you love people, not because they’re doing something for you.

You'll be...

  • Enjoying the perks of PlainClarity life.
  • Executing client initiatives.
  • Engaging in social media.

  • Recommending and implementing uncommon, creative tactics that improve the public’s perception of clients.

  • Establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with press, bloggers and key tastemakers.

    • Keeping up on trends.
    • Quickly synthesizing and articulating details.
    • Effectively writing and pitching stories.
  • Managing tv segments, photoshoots and other work in the field. This sometimes involves eating delicious food and sipping refreshing libations.

    Pay: Commensurate with experience

    Benefits: Flexible PTO, retirement, health

    Apply: Email cover letter, resume and writing sample to hello[at]plainclarity[dot]com.

About the Author

Brook Larios

Brook Larios

Brook's 14 years of professional communications experience spans newsroom reporting, national nonprofit and luxury public relations management and building a successful pr agency founded on uncommon connections and creativity. She's a lover of horses, fitness, reading, nature and good conversation. Zany and approachable, Brook prefers removing the surface rather than scratching it.