The holding company that oversees Magnum PR and The Riddler seeks a full-time business manager to lead core business strategy, reporting, and operations for these brands and other companies within its growing portfolio. This role reports directly to the CEO, partners closely with the leadership teams of each business, and is focused on driving sustained business success and profitable new business development. Core responsibilities include:  

  • Design and implementation of business strategies, plans, and procedures to secure sustainable growth of the brand.
  • Creation and management of monthly, quarterly, and annual budgets for each business. Lead monthly budget and P&L meetings with each leadership team. Create and manage monthly sales reports to reveal trends, opportunities, and corrections that need to be made in each business unit.
  • Comprehensive goal-setting for the performance and growth across each business unit.
  • Performance evaluation of each business unit through analysis and interpretation of our core businesses' data and metrics.
  • Partnership with the CEO and senior leadership to create 1-year and 5-year plans and benchmarks for building the currently existing businesses, and potential growth of future businesses.
  • Assessment of all new business opportunities and brand extensions. 
  • Creation of structure, consistency, and best practices around fundamental aspects of the business: budgeting, banking, real estate assessment, legal/contract terms, payroll/benefits, and HR compliance. Partnership with management teams and junior team members to ensure that best practices are followed across the business in these core areas.
  • Assistance with investor relations, particularly around quarterly reporting, investor payback, and pitch decks for new business opportunities.

If you’re the one, tell us why by emailing jen@magnumpr.co.


Magnum PR seeks a rockstar Account Manager to join our growing team. At Magnum, each client has a dedicated Account Manager, and most full-time Account Managers handle four clients. When taking on a new client, Account Managers work closely with Magnum’s Principal, Jen Pelka, to set a full-scale media strategy, including media lists, story pitch calendars, and branded event strategy. Each Account Manager has a dedicated intern or coordinator to assist with projects, and takes responsibility for mentoring that junior team member. The full team reports into Jen herself.

Account Managers are responsible for the following aspects of client management:

  • Make your client look good. You are here to position their business to the outside world with style, finesse, and authenticity
  • Create and manage full-fledged PR campaigns and influencer programs that have a material impact on their business. You help these businesses grow and succeed
  • Craft a story that shares what is special about your client. Share talking points and messaging with your client so they know how to share their concept with confidence
  • Drive bi-weekly client meetings, each kicked off with a “Magnum Agenda”  
  • Establish a story list, pitch calendar, and target media list for each news moment
  • Craft personalized pitches to local and national media and influencers that resonate with editors
  • Create a media kit with all media assets necessary (press releases, bios, menus, photos, etc.)
  • Manage all requests for information, assets, and interviews
  • Schedule media interviews and photo/video shoots, and serve as the on-site liaison between your client and the media
  • Craft branded events that showcase what’s noteworthy and exceptional about each of your clients.  Manage event logistics, guest lists, and follow-up
  • Draft and submit key award nomination applications
  • Share monthly clips and key social media mentions with the client and Magnum team  

If you’re the one, tell us why by emailing jen@magnumpr.co.


As a member of the Magnum team, you’re expected to:

  • Make Magnum look good. Act with professionalism, integrity and style
  • Share best practices with your team, thank your collaborators, and celebrate the successes of your peers
  • Contribute to making Magnum into the best-in-class restaurant PR agency in San Francisco

You are:

  • Obsessed with restaurants and food media
  • Whip smart, creative, and collaborative
  • Ready for any challenge, positive, optimistic, and fun
  • Detail oriented, and happily hands-on to make a campaign a success: mailing product samples, rolling napkins, or weeding through invitation spreadsheets

Perks:

  • An amazing team, and lots of hands-on training
  • A soon-to-open incredible office in the heart of San Francisco’s Hayes Valley (for now, we’ve got a lovely co-working space in the same neighborhood)
  • Monthly team drinks or dinners at client restaurants  
  • Bonuses for any new clients signed on by the agency from your referrals