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Careers

Careers 2017-05-26T02:22:27+00:00

Beyond the Arc is a fun, highly collaborative team of strategists, technicians, and creative professionals with a passion for serving our clients. We all bring our best game and have a great time doing it —if that sounds like you too, we hope you’ll consider joining us.

How to Apply

  • Please respond via EMAIL ONLY to recruiting@beyondthearc.net.
  • Include a cover letter explaining why you’re interested and feel you are a good fit for the position.
  • Attach your resume in PDF or Word.
  • If you don’t find a fit, check back periodically for other Bay Area jobs.

Business Communications Writer/Editor

We're looking for a full time, on-site Assistant Writer/Editor to support ongoing projects for both our client communications and BTA marketing.

It's an ideal position for someone looking to gain more experience writing business customer communications, and collaborating on projects in a fast-paced, friendly yet highly professional corporate environment. You'll work with us at both our San Francisco and Berkeley offices. This is NOT a tele-commute or freelance position.

NOTE: Applicants will be asked to complete an editing exercise.

Experience & skills you need to have

  • 1-3 years professional writing and editing
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office; experience with Adobe Acrobat and InDesign a plus
  • Familiarity with social media such as Twitter and Facebook
  • Preferred education: Undergrad or Graduate education in English, Business, Marketing, Communications or related studies

and the ability to…

  • Edit with an insane level of detail accuracy – often on short notice
  • Transform bank/legal jargon into simple, concise language with conversational tone
  • Apply client writing standards and brand voice to improve customer experience with business letters, marketing emails, web pages, call scripts, and more
  • Function well in a fast-paced environment, while tuning out distractions and producing quality output quickly
  • Effectively organize your project files for easy tracking; manage your time well across multiple deliverables
  • Communicate and collaborate with corporate clients in a poised, professional manner
  • Thrive as a part of a team, with loose structure and high accountability

Data Analytics Internship

We are looking for a Data Analytics Intern to help us with a variety of interesting projects. This is an excellent learning opportunity for a motivated individual. Successful candidates may be considered for future employment.

Experience we’re looking for

  • Data mining, text mining, data visualization, knowledge management
  • SQL, Python, R, or related software
  • Must be a motivated, inquisitive, clear thinker who desires an opportunity to enhance their education with real world work experience
  • Undergraduate senior or Graduate student in Computer Science, Business Analytics, Market Research, or related studies

Explore a range of activities

  • Text mining, data mining, data science, statistical modeling, scripting within data analytic models
  • Research projects
  • Learning and evaluating new software tools (including open source), and reporting assessments to the team
  • Formal presentations to our team using PowerPoint

Graphics & Web Production Assistant

We’re looking for a self-motivated individual to work with us as a full-time Graphics & Web Production Assistant. You’ll be part of a small, highly motivated and fast-paced team that thrives on creativity, ideation, and teamwork.

You'll work with us at our Berkeley office (and occasional remote work is possible).

Experience & skills you need to have

  • Strong working knowledge of:
    • Adobe CS5+ (InDesign, Dreamweaver, Fireworks, PhotoShop, Illustrator, Acrobat)
    • WordPress
    • Microsoft Office (Word, Powerpoint, Excel, Outlook)
    • HTML, CSS, FTP tools a plus
    • SEO best practices; website analytics tools a plus
  • Excellent attention to detail (including proof-reading copy to ensure no errors)
  • Strong aptitude for creative visual design and information design (optimize usability and readability)
  • Experience with video editing and web integration a plus
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills

and the ability to…

  • Support digital projects such as collateral design, email newsletters, promo materials, web production, and videography
  • Create graphics to accompany blog posts, presentations, and other communications
  • Make minor updates to WordPress website and post blog content
  • Function well in a fast-paced environment, while tuning out distractions and producing quality output quickly
  • Communicate and collaborate in a poised, professional manner
  • Thrive as a part of a team, with loose structure and high accountability

Public Relations Associate

We're looking for a Public Relations Associate to be part of a small, nimble team that thrives on creativity, ideation and teamwork. It's an ideal position for a candidate who is a natural networker and enjoys building relationships with the media and potential partners.

In this role, you'll work with Fortune 50 companies in both tech and consumer markets. You'll work with us at both our San Francisco and Berkeley offices.

Experience & skills you need to have

  • 1-4 years of experience in Public Relations, preferably with an agency
  • Uncanny attention to details and supernaturally organized
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Strong working knowledge of Bay Area media (TV, radio, print, online)
  • Must complete an employment and criminal background check
  • Preferred education: Undergraduate or Graduate education in English, Business, Marketing, Communications or related studies

and the ability to…

  • Pitch new story angles and get them placed for our clients (primary focus of this role is pitching and media relations)
  • Maintain positive media contacts for targeted launches and outreach within tech and consumer verticals
  • Stay current on Bay area news and local trends
  • Attend media events held throughout the Bay Area and in the evenings
  • Function well in a fast-paced environment, while tuning out distractions and producing quality output quickly
  • Communicate and collaborate in a poised, professional manner
  • Thrive as a part of a team, with loose structure and high accountability