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We are always looking for talented, hardworking and resourceful individuals who are passionate about the media to join our growing team. Below are the current positions we are looking to fill. Whether you want to take your career to the next level or are just getting started in the industry, we want to hear from you.
 
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We are looking for a seasoned media relations professional who has experience working with startups and brands in the consumer, lifestyle and tech space. This is a mid-level position for those with a minimum of 2-3 years media relations experience at a PR agency.

 

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of one (1) year in a client facing leadership role with experience in developing fully integrated PR campaigns that include brand features, product placement and roundups, award submissions, business profiles and executive positioning. Candidates must have editorial contacts across mainstream national and local media, trade and business outlets, the ability to secure expert commentary for CEOs, entrepreneurs and experts, and a successful track record of delivering media placements to support client’s objectives.

Experience with affiliate programs and securing speaking engagements at industry conferences is a plus.


Responsibilities include:

  • Serve as account executive for at least four (4) accounts handling heavy media pitching

  • Assist senior executives with managing larger accounts

  • Draft press materials (pitch letters, media alerts and press releases)

  • Pitch client stories to the media (national and regional) and participate in creative brainstorms

  • Ensure client requests are fulfilled and delivered on time

  • Keep up-to-date on client related industry news 

  • Draft call agendas, monthly client reports

  • Supervise junior staff on client related activities including list building, pitches, holiday gift guides and editorial calendars.

  • Work client related events as well as accompany clients to interviews, conferences and industry events (when appropriate)

 

Qualifications: ​

  • Bachelor’s degree required, preferably in PR, Communications, Marketing or Business

  • Previous experience interacting with CEO/senior level executives at startups and established companies for a minimum of 1 year at a PR agency required

  • Strong editorial contacts across all media platforms including top-tier lifestyle publications, broadcast (national and regional), and top-tier business outlets

  • Excellent communicator with solid attention to detail

  • Must be personable, enthusiastic, punctual and a hard worker

  • Strong written, verbal, organizational, and interpersonal skills

  • Ability to work independently and effectively prioritize time in a remote setting

  • Proficient in MS Office (PowerPoint, Excel), Google Drive Office Suite and Cision​ 

  • Working knowledge of social media networks (Instagram, Facebook, TikTok, etc.)

  • Influencer/Celebrity Gifting experience is a plus.

Benefits:

  • Health, Dental, Vision

  • 401k plan with company contributions

  • Monthly reimbursement for data plan

  • Pre-tax Metro Commuter Benefits

  • Summer Fridays

  • Home office equipment stipend

  • Wellness perks

Competitive salary based on work experience. Tremendous opportunity for growth. 

 

References and Portfolio of past secured media required.

 

Account Executive (Consumer)
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