Public Relations Specialist

Celtic, Inc.

Founded in 1992, Celtic is a full-service advertising agency located in Milwaukee’s Historic Third Ward. We offer a variety of integrated services, including research, branding, advertising, paid media, public relations, social media and digital. We serve a wide variety of clients in various industries, including active lifestyle, travel and tourism, food and beverage, financial services, health care, manufacturing, non-profit and more.

Celtic is powered by people who are creative, passionate, experienced, smart, approachable, energetic, hardworking, fun, active, offbeat, caffeine-addicted, pint-loving, outdoor-enthusiastic and 100 percent focused on each client's success. It’s no cliché – our people are what set us apart.

Position Details

Public Relations Specialist
Southeast Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WI

We’re seeking a Public Relations (PR) Specialist to join our crew. The ideal candidate is currently working in the PR field, but we’re open to talking with recent grads who have the right stuff. A PR Specialist at Celtic helps our clients communicate with their key stakeholders, including the media. This position requires strong communication skills, both written and oral. 

PR Specialist responsibilities at Celtic include:

  • PR planning
  • Writing (B2C AND B2B)
  • Media relations (ex. media pitching, story coordination, etc.)
  • Media training
  • Event coordination
  • Content development (ex. case studies, blog posts, etc.) 
  • Ongoing client communication
  • Reporting

A successful PR Specialist at Celtic displays these qualifications:

  1. Strong communication skills (written and oral)
  2. Solid interpersonal skills
  3. Highly organized with the ability to multi-task
  4. Ability to generate earned media for clients 
  5. Nurture relationships with clients and the media
  6. Work independently but enjoy collaborating with co-workers and clients
  7. Positive, can-do attitude  
  8. Experience working with Cision and Burrelles is a plus
  9. Bachelor's degree in PR, communications or related field

Celtic offers a robust benefits program, including health care, dental, vision, 401(k) and other voluntary benefits. Employees get a full slate of paid holidays and PTO. We also offer Friday Summer Hours, plus a half-day vacation on St. Patrick’s Day (a time-honored tradition here at our agency). We offer a flexible work environment that fosters a healthy work-life balance.

This is a full-time, salaried position. 

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