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Account Executive - Zeno Group

Chicago, IL

Corporate Affairs

About the Job


We are seeking an experienced Account Executive to support clients with corporate facing work.  You will collaborate within the team, provide sound counsel and recommendations to clients, and drive results inclusive of traditional and emerging public relations tactics. You’ll develop a comprehensive understanding of your accounts – their business, products, markets, and industry influencers. You will work as part of a team on a variety of accounts, in industry sectors such as technology, consumer and business-to-business, but will be expected to be comfortable leading projects and mentoring staff when appropriate.


About You




You will succeed at Zeno if you are fearless, resourceful, tenacious, have an understanding of traditional and non-traditional PR tactics and the media landscape, and drive great results for clients while building great relationships with your clients and your team.



  • 2-5 years of experience in PR; agency experience preferred
  • Genuine curiosity, and passion for brands
  • Excellent writing skills, demonstrated experience crafting newsworthy pitches, releases, contributed articles
  • Proven success in building relationships with a variety of consumer media, bloggers, and influencers; ability to pitch a wide variety of media and a passion for doing so
  • Develops media strategy and plans/executes a variety of media relations programs including desk side tours, tradeshows, press conferences, and other events
  • Experience working directly with clients and actively participating in client meetings
  • Collaborative spirit and results driven, but can also take the proverbial ball and run with it
  • Demonstrates the ability to think strategically and holistically about client programs  - can see the big picture while also managing daily details of multiple accounts
  • Has an eye for trends and pays close attention to the news cycle
  • Wants to learn and wants to teach
  • Highly organized
  • Bachelor’s degree in public relations or other related communications field









About Our Benefits


Zeno Group offers a creative and differentiating benefits package including a variety of medical and dental choices, vacation, optional and sick time. We also offer a 401(k) plan, pretax flexible spending accounts, tuition assistance, a prescription drug benefit plan, a vision plan, long-term and short-term disability, life insurance and programs that support flexibility and promote work/life balance.  In addition, our unique ZenoFit wellness program offers financial support to pursue the wellness activity of your choice.


Zeno Group's culture is innovative and energetic. If you thrive on a creative challenge and are looking for an opportunity that offers plenty of growth potential and career development, then we are looking for you!


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About Us 

Zeno Group is a global, integrated communications agency, born from PR. The award winning agency is committed to work that delivers true business value for clients across consumer, corporate, health and technology industries. Zeno was named 2019 Agency of the Year by PRWeek and received high commendation as 2018 PRWeek US Midsize Agency of the Year and 2017 International Agency of the Year. Additionally, Zeno was named a Best Place to Work by PRWeek in 2016 and 2017. The agency also received the 2017 Platinum Award for ‘Best in Show’ at the SABRE Awards North America. The agency was recognized at the Cannes International Festival of Creativity in 2018, winning a Bronze PR Cannes Lion, and in 2016, winning a Gold Cannes Lion and a Bronze PR Cannes Lion. Zeno is a DJE Holdings Company. For more information, visit us at

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