Esri, Inc.

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Senior Media Relations Specialist

Senior Media Relations Specialist

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Collaborate with our PR manager to create and execute communications plans that tell the story of why Esri GIS matters. We're looking for someone who has an understanding of Esri solutions and how they help customers across industry in order to provide guidance and feedback on communications strategies for the company as a whole. 



  • Assist in the creation and management of communication plans for events and campaigns across the global Esri organization
  • Write press releases and other communication documents
  • Help set up and coordinate press interviews at Esri and during events, including finding appropriate experts and interview subjects at Esri and in the user community
  • Communicate with press as required
  • Represent Esri PR at events and initiatives as required
  • Maintain relationships with key media, bloggers, and influencers
  • Liaise with other groups across Esri to create effective, holistic communications plans


  • 10 years of experience working in public relations
  • Experience in journalist style writing and storytelling
  • Ability to work on multiple projects at a time and to tight deadlines
  • Strong initiative-taking and problem-solving skills
  • Highly organized, energetic, and detail-oriented
  • Bachelor’s or higher in communications, marketing, journalism, or English

Recommended Qualifications: 

  • Understanding of GIS, mapping, and location analytics
  • Understanding of Esri’s technology, products, and services

The Company

Our passion for improving quality of life through geography is at the heart of everything we do. Esri’s geographic information system (GIS) technology inspires and enables governments, universities, and businesses worldwide to save money, lives, and our environment through a deeper understanding of the changing world around them.

Carefully managed growth and zero debt give Esri stability that is uncommon in today's volatile business world. Privately held, we offer exceptional benefits, competitive salaries, 401(k) and profit-sharing programs, opportunities for personal and professional growth, and much more.

Esri is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.