We are looking for a Los Angeles (El Segundo)-based Director of Public Relations. This person will play a key strategic, leadership and management role on accounts while driving expansion for the company. The ideal candidate will have broad public relations agency experience with particular expertise in sports, entertainment and consumer products. Previous experience managing multiple programs and junior staff is a must. We want someone who can think big, make things happen with the media, clients and prospects, all while giving positive energy and keeping a cool head. To be considered, candidate must be self-motivated, enjoy working autonomously and, most importantly, have the desire to help us grow existing business and seek new partnerships. Job Requirements: - Ability to thrive in an extremely fast paced environment- 6-8 years of public relations agency experience a must, at least 2 years at senior level managing subordinate staff- Successful track record at developing integrated public relations and co-branding programs and executing on budget- Proven ability to source and acquire new business with national brands- Smart, aggressive, creative, innovative risk taker with strong writing and media relations skills- Proven experience using social networking platforms in a business setting- Desire to work for a top flight agency where blue sky thinking is the normQualified candidates should email their resume to firstname.lastname@example.org and reference "LA Director" in the subject line. Excellent compensation, benefits and work environment for the right person.