Account Executive Public Relations - Technology - Full Time - WFH during Covid-19

Starts Ideally May 2021
Duration Full Time
Status Full Time
Rate DOE
Our client, a PR agency, is seeking an Account Executive/ Senior Account executive to join their team.

If you have 3-4 years agency experience, established media contacts, solid writing skills and experience with consumer technology, this role is for you!

The Account Executive/ Senior Account Executive will be responsible for:
- Managing PR campaign delivery including daily media relations and developing high-quality written materials (press releases, pitches and byline articles).
- Being the daily client contact: overseeing general client administrative tasks such as client weekly agendas, recap reports, clip and monthly reports
- Identifying and working with media; demonstrating network of traditional and online media contacts and maintaining agency media database
- Overseeing speaking and awards programs for clients
- Assisting with new business research, proposal writing and presentations
- Acting as a lead in social media engagement for clients and agency
- Managing 2 staff junior to you on projects; oversee interns

The Account Executive/ Senior Account Executive will have the following qualifications:
- Developed media relations skills with the ability to spot, create and place a story in a range of traditional and social media
- 4-6 years of PR/communications experience preferably gained within an agency environment
- Experience in technology, finance, healthcare, insurance a must
- Excellent presentation and written skills
- Posses a ready list of media contacts
- Entrepreneurial/can-do spirit
- Ability to manage multiple priorities inherent in a fast-paced environment
- Comfortable in a start-up environment, enjoy media relations, and be immersed in pop culture.

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