About the Role
We are searching for an Account Executive/Senior Account Executive to join an award winning agency. We are looking for a strong candidate to work remotely who can create and implement earned media campaigns for a wide range of clients in our health and wellness categories. The ideal candidate will have 3+ years of public relations agency experience, and a proven track record in leading successful earned media campaigns that drive meaningful results.
Demonstrate strong proficiency in media relations, including creating and driving earned media outreach plans.
Strong media relationships in diverse categories.
Manage daily workflow of multiple accounts while driving consistent media results; report status of accounts to direct supervisor.
Serve as daily client contact and act as client lead when appropriate; address client issues thoughtfully and effectively.
Develop, review and approve agendas, press releases, pitches, recaps and other materials; approve activity reports, clipbooks and other internal documents.
Play a major role in the creation of communications plans and goals; manage timing against them.
Consistently produce high-quality internal and external communications documents, plans, etc.
Develop and maintain relationships with influential members of the media in order to ensure placements.
Manage client expectations and assist clients in maximizing the agency relationship.
Supervise junior staff by motivating, coaching, consistently providing feedback and holding them accountable.
Commit to continuous learning and improvement of leadership skills; set and pursue stretch goals.
S/B.A in Public Relations or related field
3+ years of PR agency, in-house or media/editorial experience
Ability to multi-task and thrive in a collaborative, fast-paced environment
Flexible, driven, creative and passionate about the communications industry
A demonstrated history of creative storytelling, securing coverage in print, broadcast and online media outlets
Superior written and verbal communication skills
Strong leadership and motivation skills
Proven client relations skills
Work from home setup: Agency provides MacBook Pro and virtual tech support
Compensation based on experience
Competitive benefits (i.e. Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield, 401K program)
The Agency embraces and nurtures a culture of diversity, inclusivity, and collaboration. Some of our current programs include: Weekly Zoom Town Halls; Summer Fridays; Monthly Events; Mentorship Programs; Participation in Agency Committees (i.e. Culture Committee, DEI, etc.), Team Outings, and more.