Culture + Careers

What We're About

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At Tier One, we’re passionate about a lot of things. Like being indispensable partners to our clients. Doing great, award-winning work. And attracting and retaining the industry’s best people. 

We’ve built an agency that’s a true meritocracy. Where the best and most creative ideas rise to the top. Where talented communication professionals can forge their own career paths without big agency hierarchies. And where everyone has each other’s best interests at heart. 

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Our hustle, resourcefulness, and collaboration cultivates our championship team mentality. We hold each other to high standards. We have each others’ backs. We celebrate our successes. We’re open to feedback. We own problems and solve them together. We create opportunity. Oh, and we like to laugh.

As we like to say in Boston, at Tier One, it’s all about the cult-cha! Yes, we work hard. But we’re also big believers in cutting loose. Our monthly culture activities include team outings and parties, happy hours, contests with valuable prizes, and other fun events! We also recognize outstanding contributions to client and agency initiatives with our quarterly “Indispensable” award.

Tier One's Employee Benefits Include:

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Company-sponsored health, dental, and vision plans for you and your family, with generous premium contributions.

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A SIMPLE IRA account, and we match a portion of your contributions.

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Unlimited Vacation

Our unlimited vacation policy means you don’t have to hoard your PTO!

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Flexible Schedules

Work remotely each Friday and enjoy flexible office hours that work with your schedule.

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Year-end performance bonuses and unlimited rainmaker bonuses for bringing new business leads to us.

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Annual professional development and industry conference stipends to expand your skills.

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Our office exchange programs let you travel between Boston and Chicago to get to know your colleagues in other locations.

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Summer Fridays

Sign off the clock early and have time to recharge your creative batteries.  

Tier One Careers

Check out our latest openings in Boston and Chicago:



Are you someone who loves managing teams, developing strategy, and bringing stories to life? Tier One Partners is seeking a creative, highly motivated Account Director to join our growing team. Our ideal candidate has 6-8 years of experience in PR and earned media. Working with b2b technology clients is preferred and experience in digital health or financial technology industries is also a plus.


Senior Account Associate - Boston or Chicago

We’re looking for someone with talent, determination, confidence, drive and a sense of humor. We’ll give you the opportunity to play an active role in securing results for clients (e.g., business/trade/vertical media coverage, speaking opportunities, awards) in our day-to-day account work, as well as participate behind-the-scenes in the operation of a successful public relations agency.


Copywriter/Senior Copywriter - Chicago

We’re looking for a digital native copywriter who truly loves the written word to join our Content Studio, where you’ll work alongside our content director, strategists, SEO experts, and visual designers to craft strategic, compelling content that inspires action.


Graphic Designer/Senior Graphic Designer - Chicago, Boston, or NYC

We’re seeking a highly creative Graphic Designer/Senior Graphic Designer with 3 to 6 years of experience, preferably in a content studio or agency environment, to join our team.


Account Specialist - Boston

Tier One Partners is seeking an Account Specialist with one to two years of experience, preferably in a PR agency environment, to join our growing Boston team.


Graphic Design Intern - Chicago

We’re seeking a talented, creative Chicago-based Graphic Design/Multimedia Intern to join our team this summer. The ideal candidate is a driven visual storyteller who demonstrates strong traditional design capabilities as well as skills in video animation graphics and general web design principles. They have an eye for design and a passion for innovative, engaging visual solutions.