PR Team Leader

Bader Rutter

Bader Rutter is an independent, integrated marketing services agency with headquarters in Milwaukee and additional offices in Chicago and Lincoln, Nebraska. We specialize in full-service advertising and marketing campaigns, and our 275 employees work in public relations, account management, creative, production, digital, strategy, social media, campaign management, data and analytics, media and more.

We do the hard stuff that matters. We are hardcore creative, stage-diving into each project like it’s the only project in the world. That’s how we make every idea count. We don’t care about easy. We care about great. It’s worked for more than 40 years.

We know finding and fostering great talent is the secret to success. That’s why we’ve created an agency that inspires and develops talent. With river views and downtown life, Bader Rutter offices capture the spirit of place and the buzz of business. Named one of Milwaukee’s “Coolest Offices,” our open concept design facilitates interaction. Because, when you bring smart, creative people together, they inspire each other.

Position Details

PR Team Leader
Southeast Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WI

You’re a confident leader and your teammates would call you boundlessly collaborative, a visionary, mentor and motivator. You excel at turning visions into real plans of action; you love getting it done as much as the ideation stage.

With your extensive sustainability communications and strong reputation/issues management experience, you’re willing to try something new and work with a chemical company. You love activating PR plans and championing a team. Your agency experience means you know how to align teams and develop solid relationships with key subject matter experts. You’ve managed direct reports and PR programs before so you’re well-versed in organizing PR projects, operations and people.

Here’s why we want you:

  • You have eight or more years of agency experience and a bachelor’s degree in journalism, marketing or communications. 
  • Your ability to build relationships and love of teamwork is unmatched. 
  • You’ve managed employees, excel at organizing a team and are passionate about helping team members grow. 
  • You have proven media relations skills, trade show experience, and PR monitoring and reporting expertise. 
  • You’ve managed PR programs and have experience budgeting projects and managing budgets. 
  • You’re passionate about content with experience writing for a variety of channels. 
  • You juggle multiple projects, prioritize and meet deadlines with ease. 
  • You’re on top of your PR game and want to continue to grow and develop your career.

We offer a flexible work environment, competitive wage/benefits package including medical and 401k. As an agency, we value our people and offer many wellness initiatives and social events including regular on-site yoga, opportunities to give back to the community and various team-oriented activities.

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