Account Executive — 5WPR | PRovoke Media Jobs Board

Account Executive — 5WPR

New York


5W Public Relations is seeking an Account Executive to join our Corporate practice. The ideal individual will have worked with Corporate or B2B-focused clients within an agency setting, is an expert at pitching, and possesses superior account and time management skills.

Here’s what you’ll be doing:

    • Manage team workflow and take ownership of account work while driving consistent media results.
    • Create and develop media materials – press kits, press releases, media alerts, fact sheets, bios, case studies, etc.
    • Develop and maintain relationships with prominent members of the media in order to ensure placements
    • Develop strategic communication plans, including media opportunities, tactics, and timelines consistent with the overall PR strategy
    • Execute and advise on PR strategies and collaboratively develop strategic media plans
    • Create and develop pro-active pitch ideas for clients based on industry, current trends and various announcements
    • Monitor media and seek out speaking opportunities for clients as “experts in their field”
    • Daily client interaction to update, report on and discuss strategy and results
    • Assist in the research, writing and development of new business proposals and presentations
    • Provide guidance and leadership to junior-level staff
    • Participate in brainstorming sessions to develop strategic/creative thinking for clients

Here’s what you have:

    • B.S/B.A in Public Relations or related field
    • 2-3 years of PR agency experience
    • Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal skills
    • Able to work independently and as part of a team
    • Strong leadership and motivation skills
    • Proven client relations and supervisory skills
    • Creative and energetic personality

Why you'll love working here:

    • Recognized to Inc. Magazine's Best Workplaces of 2022!
    • Competitive salary and extensive benefits & wellness program
    • Robust PTO
    • Summer Fridays (also Winter, Spring and Fall Fridays!)
    • A flexible, hybrid work model
    • Family planning support including an expanded parental leave
    • Participation in our sabbatical program
    • Growth and development initiatives including “5W University”
    • Access to season tickets for pro sports teams
    • Charitable giving initiatives including company matching donation program and paid volunteer days

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