Account Executive

Location Toronto, ON (Fully remote)
Starts May
Duration Full-Time
Status Full-Time
Rate Up to $56,000 annually
Our PR agency client is looking for 2 Account Executives - one to join their International CPG Brand account team and one to join a Spirit's House of Brands account team. If you want to be part of a team who values continuous learning, coaching and mentoring and delivering exceptional client work - this could be a great fit for you!

As the Account Executive on these teams you will be:
- Continuously upgrading knowledge of your clients brands, their competitors and the category.
- Suggesting ideas as to how this knowledge can be applied to improve your client's business or brand.
- Observing social, digital and media plans and programs with a mind to ask good questions and offer ideas.
- Developing critical paths for the team to keep programs on time and the team aligned.
- Assisting with the development of your team AC.
- Preparing thoughtful, organized client updates and reports.
- Building positive relationships with key vendors/suppliers and negotiating terms and pricing.
- Participating in client meetings, speaking with confidence and taking notes as necessary.
- Providing day-to-day client support and communications.
- Being solution oriented!
- Generating/ pitching fresh on-brand ideas for media outreach and pitch efforts. Honing your media writing skills.
- Creating media lists ensuring they are comprehensive and strategic.
- Staying current with influencer landscape- fostering relationships with influencers who are a brand fit for your client(s).
- Vetting influencers for brand safety and suitability; negotiating influencer contracts.
- Reviewing influencer copy/postings ensuring they are suitable and flagging any issues.
- Creating influencer wrap reports.
- Stay current with digital + social media trends. Monitoring social media conversations.
- Composing strategic content calendars + executing them.
- Helping to plan all aspects of event management (live, and remote) venue, logistics, dcor, speaker support, etc.
- Developing + executing event critical path; negotiating cost and delivery timelines with supplier.
- Attending events.

Skills and Experience:
- 2+ years at PR agency that focusses on either CPG or Spirits or have worked on a major international brand.
- Experience hands on with Social Media platforms: FB Ad Manager, Uploading content to YouTube, etc.
- Confident with both media relations and influencer relations activities including sponsored content.
- Keep very up to date on the social and digital landscape including what platforms are relevant for what audiences, popular influencers and platform specs.
- Have experience working on events virtual and in-person.


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For Creative Circle to represent you for this assignment opportunity, you must be currently authorized to work in Ontario, Canada, without the need of employer sponsorship for a non-immigrant visa.