Cision – Why Work For Us?


Where Media and PR Connect.

PR and communications professionals come to us to find media information. Target their pitches. Connect with audiences. Monitor coverage. Understand public perception. Respond to crisis. And measure and analyze their results.

Members of the media come to us to find leads. Specify their areas of coverage. Determine how they want to be contacted. Find new professional opportunities. And gain access to the latest buzz, and insights from the global media community.

From freelancers to the Fortune 500, the world's communicators look to Cision to make sure their message succeeds. And we provide the PR and media solutions - including software, services and tools - to help them navigate the changing media landscape and cover every angle - from beginning to end, around the globe. All delivered through CisionPoint, our integrated, award-winning on-demand software solution.


Research exciting career opportunities at Cision and be part of the innovative team that is creating the next wave of PR and media solutions.

What's kept us cutting edge for more than a century? Innovators like you.

At Cision, we believe that staying in the lead means always moving forward. That's why we are committed to finding and keeping the best and brightest people as part of our team. After all, it's our people that fuel our innovation, service our customers, and keep Cision at the forefront of PR and media solutions, technologies and services. Do you have what it takes to join our team?

Employee Benefits

Industry-leading benefits that go above and beyond expectations.

Beyond the paycheck.

As a Cision employee, you're positioned directly on the cutting-edge of the social media landscape. Working with the next generation of technology and tools to help communicators capitalize in a Web 3.0 world. Along with competitive salary packages, Cision offers all the benefits you'd expect from a leading company. But to reward the very best talent in the industry, we go above and beyond, including:

  • Comprehensive Medical (includes Vision) and Dental plans nationwide through Blue Cross & Blue Shield’s Preferred Provider Organization (PPO) network. (and they start when you start!)
  • Paid time off (PTO) – 18 days for 0-3 years of service; 22 days for 3+ years of service
  • Paid holidays
  • 401(k) with immediate vesting
  • Healthcare, Dependent Care, and Transportation Pre-tax spending accounts
  • Life events guidance through the Employee Assistance Program
  • Employee development and training programs

Start experiencing a career you'll never get tired of, because it's always evolving.

Even more Benefits!

  • Bonus for employee referrals
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • New Manager Onboarding Program
  • Free Yoga (Corporate Headquarters)
  • Paid Volunteer Day

The Cision Work Culture

Passionate people from around the world, connected to a common vision.

Passion. Innovation. Commitment.

Cision is a diverse group of people from every region of the globe. Separated by oceans, time zones, geography and languages. With different backgrounds, cultures and customs. Yet we all share one common vision: to create the best possible place for the world's communicators and media professionals to connect.

Our staff is passionate about what they do each day, because of what we do together as an organization. Leading the industry in helping communicators navigate, stay ahead of, and capitalize on the evolving media landscape.

At Cision, you not only get a front-row seat to the innovative tools and technology powering the next-generation of communication - you get to be among the first to use them, making history and bringing never-before-seen capabilities to our clients. All to help communicators get their story out efficiently and effectively. Through traditional media, social media and whatever comes next.

Working in an industry that's always evolving requires a specific kind of person. Individuals who not only embrace change, but can provoke it as well, find a place where they can thrive at Cision.

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    -Culture and Work Life Balance. Cision places a strong emphasis on this and it shows. The people that work here are great and seem to really love their jobs.

    - Upward mobility is an emphasis. Management really believes in promoting from within, which is fantastic if you are looking for a company with a strong career path.

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Cision Interviews

Updated Aug 5, 2014
Updated Aug 5, 2014

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    Research Associate Interview

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    I applied online. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at Cision.

    Interview Details

    Applied online and was contacted by a company recruiter that same day. Had a brief phone screening, where I was invited to interview at their office the following week. Interview was with two senior members of their research team, very straightforward with a mix of common and behavioral questions. Just one round and was offered a position within a week and a half.

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    • If you were working on one assignment and someone else from your team asked for help with something else, how would you decide which task to address and why?   Answer Question
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    Decided to pursue other opportunities.

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Cision Awards & Accolades

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CODiE Award (Best Media & Information Monitoring Solution), Software Information Industries Association, 2013
The Top 100 Digital Companies in Chicago, Built in Chicago, 2014

Additional Info

Headquarters Stockholm, Sweden
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1932
Type Company - Public (CSN)
Industry Information Technology
Revenue $100 to $500 million (USD) per year

Working at Cision means working in good company. From our clients to our employees, we work with exceptional people and seek the best and the brightest to join our team. We’re looking for analytical, competitive and dynamic individuals who have a passion for our industry. Cision is the award-winning industry leader in public relations software and our solutions enable the... More

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