Account Executive — 5WPR | PRovoke Media Jobs Board

Account Executive — 5WPR

New York

Lifestyle, Travel & Hospitality

5W Public Relations is seeking a dynamic Account Executive to join our Lifestyle, Travel & Hospitality practice. The ideal individual will have worked with a wide range of consumer based clients within an agency setting, is an expert at pitching, and possesses superior account and time management skills. A strong storyteller!
This is an exciting opportunity that promises to offer challenges and professional development in an environment where drive, an entrepreneurial spirit, and a commitment to exceed expectations is a winning recipe for success.

Here’s what you’ll be doing:

    • Manage team workflow and take ownership of account work while driving consistent media results; report status of accounts to Direct Supervisor.
    • Write and edit media materials – press kits, press releases, media alerts, fact sheets, bios, case studies and backgrounders.
    • Develop and maintain relationships with influential 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 their 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 media relations
    • 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.
    • Misc. research, duties and projects as required.

Here’s what you have:

    • B.S/B.A in Public Relations or related field
    • At least 2 to 3 years of PR agency experience
    • Able to handle multiple accounts simultaneously
    • Excellent written and verbal 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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