Situation is a digital marketing agency that works with many of the world's leading entertainment and media brands including Wicked the Musical, Major League Soccer, Bravo TV, and the Guggenheim. Since its inception in 2001, Situation has invested in policies and perks that promote a culture of respect, trust, and fun. These investments have paid off – Situation has been named to more “Best Places to Work in NY” lists than any other privately held digital agency in the city. If you’re looking for a work environment that values big ideas, diverse voices, and above all, its people, you will love working here.


From securing speaking engagements for agency leadership to press mentions for agency initiatives to nurturing relationships with key agency platforms, your focus will be on promoting the amazing work coming out of the agency and the amazing people within it. Working with the Executive Director of Business Development & Communications, you’ll leverage these assets to drive thoughtful exposure for the agency in the wider advertising world. If you love to see the big picture but aren’t afraid of the detail, then you may have found your dream role.


  • Publicity. Driving press mentions, placing speaking engagements, developing media partnerships.
  • Awards. Getting the agency recognition for awesome work.
  • Relationships. Building relationships with key agency platforms.
  • Agency Content. Making sure our website, social, and all other external communication channels accurately reflect the awesome work we do and people we have.


  • Understand the advertising and agency landscape.
  • Love to write and are comfortable with a wide spectrum of writing, from social copy to newsletters to press releases to blog posts.
  • Can come up with the big idea – and actually make it happen.
  • Genuinely enjoy meeting new people and building relationships.
  • Have a passion for clients in the arts, attractions, sports and entertainment space, but love translating your wide-ranging skills to just about any client.
  • Are crazy comfortable with the unknown and excited to see how this role evolves.


(If you are missing some of these, but are awesome, we encourage you to apply.)

  • 4-6 years experience either in publicity or agency-side marketing
  • Sense of humor…you’ll need it!


While we offer a competitive salary for the position, we also offer a range of perks for mind, body and spirit that have continued to put us among the best places to work.

Three we think you'll enjoy the most:

  • Access to the best entertainment NYC has to offer: free museum admission, the best seats on Broadway and other see-it-to-believe-it experiences
  • Summer Fridays (half days) from Memorial Day through Labor Day
  • Free Dunkin’ Donuts card and snacks in the kitchen

Situation is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

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